The Firehawk Indy 500 tire is Firestone’s ultimate in sport performance, inspired by our racing heritage. With our new tread design featuring a proprietary Pulse Groove water channel, we have dramatically improved handling and braking on wet roads (as compared to the Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 tire). And with a new outer tread design, you can take a corner with great confidence. So if you’re a car enthusiast looking for a tire that can provide extreme performance and extreme fun, this is the tire for you. W speed rated.
The large outer tread block is designed with a rigid and strengthened block to maintain integrity under hard cornering
The finely sliced inner tread block is designed to reduce noise and allow dispersion of water
Four main grooves designed to increase the wet grip
Center rib improves straight-line driving; Also enhancing directional stability
Oblique lateral grooves increase water dispersion capacity in order to avoid hydroplaning
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CORNER WITH CONFIDENCE – The latest Firestone Fire hawk Indy 500 tire lets you corner with confidence featuring wide shoulders that increase the tire’s stiffness to provide dynamic cornering