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Be Prepared for Winter Weather

When it comes to driving in winter weather, having the right tire matters. As the cold approaches, consider switching to Bridgestone Blizzak tires so you?re ready for whatever winter throws your way.

Winter Driving with Blizzak

Winter weather can change in a second. From light snow to treacherous slush to icy bridges, freezing temps can create unpredictable driving conditions. Be ready with tires designed to handle the worst of winter.
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Learn How Blizzak Conquers Winter Driving ice Microscopic studs and a new Hydrophilic Coating (featured in the Blizzak WS80) help you brake on ice snow Block edges grip through snow slush Deep grooves channel away slush
Say Hello to the Official Tire of Winter

When it comes to driving in winter conditions, you want a tried and true winter tire getting you where you need to go. That?s where Blizzak comes in. Designed to remain flexible in the cold and featuring deep grooves that grip and rip through the snow, Blizzak navigates winter driving conditions with ease. Now featuring the new Blizzak WS80 with 20% more block edges for even more bite.*
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*As compared to the Bridgestone Blizzak WS70.

Winter Driving Tip:
tire pressure drops by a pound per ten degrees of temperature drop. Check your tire pressure often in winter!
THE NEW BLIZZAK WS80
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  • side
A Closer Look at the New Blizzak WS80

We engineered the new Blizzak WS80 winter tires to conquer winter?s worst roads. They dig deeper, grip harder, and brake faster than our prior generation Blizzak. Here?s the how and why.

20%
More Block Edges for better handling on snow and slush* *As compared to the Bridgestone Blizzak WS70.
microscopic "studs"
provide confident road grip and braking on ice. Read about the differences between studded and studless snow tires HERE >
3D zigzag sides
create biting edges and deep grooves channel snow, slush and water away from contact area
optimized construction
New Cavity Shape helps it wear evenly and offers better performance in winter conditions* *As compared to the Bridgestone Blizzak WS70.
MIGHTY
MOLECULES
An advanced Multicell Compound conforms to the road surface and helps maintain grip

winter tires

When driving in winter conditions, traction is king. The WS80 features the most tread depth for grip in the snow and stays flexible even in the extreme cold.

other tires

How do winter tires differ from other tire types? It?s mostly about the tread.

block edges
Grip through snow. 20% more than the WS70
multicell compound
Stays pliable in the cold and helps maintain grip
hydrophilic coating
Combats ice slippage
racing
No tread pattern or depth, built for the track
high performance
Large tread blocks with optimized depth for dry and wet handling
all-season
More thread blocks and thread depth for year-round performance
It's blizzak time

Now that you know the ins and outs of winter tires, it?s time to consider preparing yourself for winter driving with Blizzak. If you?re still not sure when to switch, check out the Blizzak Report and see if it?s time in your area.

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The coldest temperature recorded in the United States occurred in Propect hitting a frigid -79.8
it's time to consider preparing for winter driving with blizzak if You change the
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Is It Time to Switch to Winter Tires?

Enter your ZIP code to get your Blizzak Report and we?ll tell you if you should consider prepping your vehicle for winter driving.

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Drive With<br> Cold Confidence

Drive With
Cold Confidence

Bridgestone Blizzak winter tires are designed to deliver optimal snow and ice performance. These tires remain flexible in freezing temperatures, improving traction and grip. When the temperature drops and winter conditions are at their worst, make the switch from your summer or all-season tires and feel confident driving on Blizzak winter tires.

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