|Firestone Firehawk INDY 500 with UNI-T - Summer High Performance tire
The Firehawk Indy 500® tire pays tribute to the performance of the Firehawk Indy Racing® Slick. Engineered with UNI-T technology—adapted from some of the technology originally developed for professional drivers racing at speeds up to 200 mph. Excellent wet and improved dry handling make this S- and T-Speed rated tire ideal for all-season driving. With its attractive tread and sidewall design, the Firehawk Indy 500® tire looks like it performs—like a champion.
Corner with Confidence
Large Outside Shoulder Blocks
The Pulse Groove Channel Helps Reduce the Risk of Hydroplaning
Tread Pattern Center Elements
20% Shorter Stopping Distance on Wet Roads
High Grip Tread Compound
Circumferential Grooves and Special 3D Block
Help deliver better cornering performance
The latest Firestone Firehawk Indy 500® tire lets you corner with confidence featuring wide shoulders that increase the tire's stiffness to provide dynamic cornering.
Promote excellent response and braking performance
The proprietary Pulse Groove channel in the tread pattern takes water evacuation to the next level helping to improve wet handling and reduce the risk of hydroplaning.
Helps to deliver confident dry and wet handling
With an improved rubber compound and tread design, the new Indy 500® tire gives you a 20% shorter stopping distance on wet roads, as compared to the prior generation Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 tire.
Help channel water out of the footprint area to improve resistance to hydroplaning