Bridgestone unveils the Potenza RE980AS, its ultra-high performance tyre

performance-tyreBridgestone has introduced its newest offering in its ultra-high performance tyre line, the Potenza RE980AS tyre. Engineered for luxury and performance vehicles, the Potenza RE980AS tyre combines all season performance with a crisp ride and curve-hugging grip in wet and dry conditions.

“We designed the new Potenza RE980AS for drivers who want the handling and responsiveness of an ultra high performance tyre without compromising all season capability,” said Erik Seidel, president, consumer replacement tyre sales, U.S. and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations. “This is our flagship Potenza all season offering, engineered to deliver smooth handling, impressive grip and trusted performance season after season.”

The Potenza RE980AS tyre features a redesigned tread to provide more grip and improved wet and dry braking.

It also offers: Improved wet traction, enhanced handling in snow and longer lasting tread life.