The Bridgestone Ecopia EP001S is a premium type touring summer tyre that is uniquely designed to be fitted to passenger cars. The tyre has an excellent rating for wet grip as well as fuel economy. The EP001S is developed and tested for exceptional performance in every area including wear resistance, dry braking, stability, and durability. Tyre labeling on this tyre is consistent high and provides consumers with valuable information about the tyre performance:
It typically has higher fuel efficiency thanks to the pro tech compound with micro silica that limits the energy losses and significantly lowers the rolling resistance. In fact, its high rigidity tread pattern promotes even wear so as to increase the life cycle of the tyre.
Wet grip and safety
The long horizontal sipes usually provide a better wet braking. The wide longitudinal grooves can effectively clear water to ensure reliable grip in wet conditions. In addition, the round shoulder blocks normally provide stability.