Improved water evacuation for more control on wet roads*
Ultra-high performance with bold design
CORNER WITH CONFIDENCE: 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.
THE PULSE GROOVE CHANNEL HELPS REDUCE THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING: 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.
20% SHORTER STOPPING DISTANCE ON WET ROADS: 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.