Firestone Multiseason

Firestone Multiseason photo, test, review

The Firestone Multiseason is a Premium Touring tyre with symmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire has been replaced by the Firestone MultiSeason Gen 02.

The brand Firestone are owned to the Bridgestone.

2016 Auto Bild Firestone Multiseason test

In 2016 experts of the German publication Auto Bild have tested the Firestone Multi Season at size 205/55 R16 and compared it with nine similar budget, mid-range and premium tyres. Also, experts included into the test reference winter and summer tyre for comparison of results.

Firestone Multiseason test and review
Last place in Dry braking. The braking distance was: a) 6.9m longer, than the best a/s tire; b) 8m longer, than summer; c) 0.4m longer, than winter.
Firestone Multiseason test and review
Last place in Dry handling. Firestone was: a) 2.9km/h slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 4.2km/h slower, than summer; c) 1.1km/h slower, than winter.
Firestone Multiseason test and review
Last place in Wet braking among similar tires. The braking distance was: a) 5.9m longer, than the best a/s tire; b) 6.2m longer, than summer; c) 2.4m shorter, than winter.
Firestone Multiseason test and review
Last place in Wet handling among all tires. Firestone was: a) 3.3km/h slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 5km/h slower, than summer; c) 1km/h slower, than winter.
Firestone Multiseason test and review
10-11th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was: a) 12.5km/h lower, than the best a/s tire; b) 8.2km/h lower, than summer; c) 0.1km/h lower, than winter.
Firestone Multiseason test and review
6th place in Lateral aqua.
test Firestone Multiseason review
Last place in Wet lateral handling. Firestone was: a) 0.37sec slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 0.62sec slower, than summer; c) 0.2sec slower, than winter.
test Firestone Multiseason review
6th place in Snow braking. The braking distance was: a) 1.3m longer, than the best a/s tire; b) 1m longer, than winter; c) 8.5m shorter, than summer.
test Firestone Multiseason review
8th place in Snow handling. Firestone was: a) 2.6km/h slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 2.2km/h slower, than winter; c) 31.4km/h faster, than summer.
test Firestone Multiseason review
6-8th place in Snow slalom.
test Firestone Multiseason review
5th place in Snow traction.
test Firestone Multiseason review
4-5th place in Rolling resistance.
test Firestone Multiseason review
Last place in Noise level test.
test Firestone Multiseason review
8th place in Wear resistance.

Overall Firestone Multiseason review

According to the test results Firestone took last place and got an expert score “Conditionally recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • The worst dry performance.
  • The worst results on the wet.
  • The lowest straight and average lateral aquaplanning resistance.
  • Average on the snow.
  • Good rolling resistance.
  • Relatively good wear resistance.
  • The highest noise level.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (4 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *