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Firestone Precision Touring
 
Approximate retail price:
$92
Summary: A T speed rated tire suitable for many family cars. Comes with a 70,000 mile tread wear warranty.
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About - Firestone Precision Touring

The Firestone Precision Touring is part of the tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, all season tire models like the Precision Touring are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Dry braking:
Dry braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Wet braking:
Wet braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Handling:
Handling includes how well the tires gripped in an avoidance maneuver involving a swerve into the left lane and back into the right lane; dry and wet cornering grip; and subjective steering feel.
Features & Specs - Firestone Precision Touring
info Speed rating T
info Treadwear warranty 70,000
info UTQG treadwear 560
info UTQG traction A
info UTQG temperature B
info Size tested P215/60R16
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User Reviews - Firestone Precision Touring
User Reviews
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5.0
Great Replacments/ Great Dealer
8/16/2013
Pros
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
These replaced four Big O Tires with 35000 miles on them. The more mileage the noiser they got and the harder riding they got. I have the new tires on My 2011 KIA sorento. . I feel that I have a new car! Now quiet and better riding. I am very pleased so far.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Great tires!
7/26/2013
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Wet grip
Winter traction
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Great tires, quiet, good wet and dry traction. Very good snow traction. I have these on my Dodge mini Van. Not sports car tires but they do much better than I expected. They seem to be wearing well also.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
These tires seem to fill the bill
10/27/2012
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
My daughter has these on a 2006 Toyota Solara and tread wear looks good. 70,000 mile waranty is also good.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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