BRUSSELS—Bridgestone has extended its partnership with BMW Group with two new contracts to supply original equipment tires to the German car manufacturer.
Bridgestone will supply its Potenza S001 UHP sport tires in six sizes, all equipped with run-flat technology, as original equipment fitment for the high-end luxury BMW 7 Series saloon, which was launched in July 2015.
Potenza S001 is Bridgestone's flagship UHP tire, which is designed for high-speed performance with high precision response and wet control.
The selected winter fitment also includes Blizzak LM001 RFT in two sizes.
Bridgestone is also supplying its Turanza T001 for the latest BMW X1 model, with three sizes in run-flat and three standard.
The winter fitment is Blizzak LM001 RFT in two sizes, with LM001 standard on the smaller 60 series size.