What is the difference between Blizzak DM-V1 and DM-V2?
The DM-V2 has 15% more biting edges than the DM-V1, while the WS80 has 20% more snow biting edges. Hence performance has gotten much better. In terms of short-braking distance in the ice rink test — DM-V2 performed slightly better than the WS80, while the car equipped with WS80 was noise free.
How long do Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2 last?
Depending on your driving conditions, you can expect to replace them every three or four years. Optimal design and durability lend to the longer lifespan of the Blizzak tire. Equip your vehicle with Blizzak tires for the winter season and replace them with all-season tires once winter is over.
Is Blizzak DM-V2 Studdable?
Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2 is a non-studdable winter tire for light trucks and SUVs.
When did Blizzak DM-V2 come out?
Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2 is designed specifically for CUVs, SUVs and pickup trucks. The newest Blizzak winter tire replaces DM-V1 and will be available for dealers to order in the first quarter of this year, with deliveries starting July 1.
Who makes Blizzak tires?
BLIZZAK | Passenger Tires | Products | Bridgestone Corporation.
How many miles will Bridgestone Blizzak tires last?
about 12,000-15,000 miles
Experienced users of Blizzak state that the tires are at their best for snow or winter driving when they have the above percentages operative. Typically that equals about 12,000-15,000 miles before the critical Multicell tread compound wears out.
Which is better blizzak or Goodyear ultra GRIP ice WRT?
Blizzak took a stopping distance of 31.1 m compared to Goodyear’s 38.6 m when braking from 12 to 0 mph. Goodyears Ultra Grip Ice WRT has a wide tread grooves which reduces the problems occurring when it is wet or snowing by pushing away excess water or slush that could have effect on your driving performance.
What makes Bridgestone blizzak tires different?
While Bridgestone has used a multicell compound on several generations of Blizzak tires, what makes it different this time around is a special hydrophilic coating on the inside of each bubble. Being hydrophilic essentially means it attracts water, drawing more into each bubble for enhanced traction.
Why choose blizzak ws80 tires?
The Blizzak WS80 tires have a contact patch with the road. This helps in distributing the forces evenly and effectively for better stability and control in dry weather conditions which gives it an excellent dry road performance.
How long do blizzak tires last?
Bridgestone experts say that Blizzak tires can last three or four winter seasons if you do not use them year-round. You should not think about using winter tires in the heat of the summer, as they will wear out very quickly. Also, after about 50% of the tread depth is gone, most of the magic Blizzak compound is also gone.