Bridgestone Potenza RE040

Performance Summer Front - Rear - 225/45R18


Original Equipment (OE) tire on select vehicles. See Sizes and Specifications for Original Equipment fitments.


  • Wet Performance

  • Dry Performance

  • Quiet Ride

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Performance Information

  • Wet Performance

  • Dry Performance

  • Quiet Ride

  • Ride Comfort

  • Winter/Snow/Ice

  • Fuel Efficiency

  • Tread Life

Designed as a general guideline to compare products between the Bridgestone and Firestone family of products. Based on the technologies featured in each and not on performance testing data.


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Tire Size Service Desc Load Range Speed Rating Sidewall Styling Article Number Appr. Rim Width Overall Tire Diameter Tread Depth Tire Weight Warranty Miles
235/60R16 100 W BW 065187 6.5-8.5 27.09 11 27.0 0
205/50R15 85 V BW 086614 5.5-7.5 23.11 10 20.0 0
215/45ZR17 BW 112062 7.0-8.0 24.65 10 23.0 0
225/45ZR17 BW 112127 7.0-8.5 24.96 10 23.0 0
225/50R17 94 W BW 146778 6.0-8.0 25.91 10 28.0 0
235/50R17 96 W BW 146795 6.5-8.5 26.3 10 30.0 0
225/45R18 91 W BW 147084 7.0-8.5 25.94 10 28.0 0
245/45R18 96 W BW 147101 7.5-9.0 26.65 10 30.0 0

Bridgestone Potenza Tires Deliver A Thrilling Ride

  • Engineered for control, response and cornering
  • Impressive wet and dry performance
  • Precise handling and steering response
  • Delivers a thrilling ride
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Customer Review

Outstanding handling, very smooth, very quiet...I highly recommend this tire to anyone. A much better tire than the Goodyears and Michelins I have tried previously.
- Potenza Customer

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