Bridgestone Run-Flats Now an Option on New Lexus Hybrid - Tire Review Magazine

Bridgestone Run-Flats Now an Option on New Lexus Hybrid

(Akron/Tire Review) Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire (BFNAT) announced that Bridgestone brand Turanza ER33 RFT run-flat tires in size 245/40ZR18 are optional equipment on the 2007 Lexus GS 450h hybrid.

The Bridgestone Turanza ER33 RFT features a summer tread pattern and “blends high performance characteristics with touring ride comfort,” according to BFNAT. After a loss of air pressure, drivers can travel up to 50 miles at 50 mph, the tiremaker added.

According to Lexus, the GS 450h is “the world’s first luxury hybrid sport sedan,” combining “dynamic performance, increased fuel efficiency and uncompromising luxury.”

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