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Bridgestone Blizzak WS90 Tire
Blizzak WS90
A studless winter / snow tire that comes a in wide range of sizes for cars and SUVs
Description
A studless winter / snow tire that comes a in wide range of sizes for cars and SUVs

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Snow traction

Snow traction

Snow traction reflects the distance our test car needs to accelerate from 5 to 20 mph on moderately packed snow.

 /  5
Ice braking

Ice braking

Ice braking is completed on a skating rink from 10 to 0 mph. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there are some tires that do not have ice braking ratings.

 /  5
Dry braking

Dry braking

Dry braking is measure of stopping performance from 60 to 0 mph.

 /  5
Wet braking

Wet braking

Wet braking is measure of stopping performance from 60 to 0 mph.

 /  5
Handling

Handling

For most tires, Handling includes how well the tires perform; in an avoidance maneuver involving a swerve into the left lane and back into the right lane; on CR's wet handling circuit; and steering feel.

 /  5
Hydroplaning

Hydroplaning

Hydroplaning reflects how resistant a tire is to skimming in standing water.

 /  5
Ride comfort

Ride comfort

Ride comfort reflects on-road judgments.

 /  5
Noise

Noise

Noise reflects on-road judgments.

 /  5
Rolling resistance

Rolling resistance

Rolling resistance is measured on a dynamometer and is a factor in fuel economy.

 /  5

About

The Bridgestone Blizzak WS90 is part of the Tires test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Winter/snow tires models like the Blizzak WS90 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Snow traction Snow traction reflects the distance our test car needs to accelerate from 5 to 20 mph on moderately packed snow.

Ice braking Ice braking is completed on a skating rink from 10 to 0 mph. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there are some tires that do not have ice braking ratings.

Dry braking Dry braking is measure of stopping performance from 60 to 0 mph.

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