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Firestone Precision Touring tire

 
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
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2.0
Decent Tire if you don't drive a lot!
2/7/2015
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Value
Cons
Tread life
Best Uses
Comment:
Vehicle commonly driven by my wife everyday - kids to school, errands, to the gym, etc... Great ride, really smooth, but need to be replaced after only 32K miles, kind of a disappointment on a 70K rated tire. Then again, for the price, guess I should be happy that they have lasted as long (purchased on 2 Jul 13) as they have. Would not recommend for anyone that drives more than 10K a year - not worth even the minimum investment...
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
What a difference
11/29/2014
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Wet grip
Winter traction
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Just got the new tires. Love them already.<br />The ride is so quiet now. Great traction in the snow and ice.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Having Seconds
7/1/2014
Pros
Dry grip
Handling
Noise
Ride comfort
Tread life
Value
Wet grip
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
I lay a patch and frequently squeal around corners. The tires are predictable and give way slowly (doubt I'll make 70K, but 45 is in range). I don't care about G's as much as predicting when the tire will let loose. I have 20K on my set and just bought a set for my wife's car. She's a frisky driver and she likes them too. My kid loves leaving a patch in front of his friends. No snow, so don't know.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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