What tyres does Ford recommend?

By David Sholicar

The tyres that are best for your Ford are determined by a number of factors including the type of vehicle, how often you use it (and in what conditions) and, of course, your budget.

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Ford is the fifth most valuable car brand worldwide. In 2018, Ford sold 5.5 million units worldwide. Popular models in 2018 included the Fiesta, Focus, and Kuga. If you own a Ford then there are a number of tyre options available to you, depending on the specific model and your driving habits.
Some of the recommended tyres for popular Ford models are outlined below. All Protyre garages stock a wide range of tyres, including a good selection of Ford recommended tyres.

Ford Ka

Continental EcoContact 6 - a premium summer tyre that gives low rolling resistance, high mileage, great steering precision and shorter braking distances.
Dunlop StreetResponse 2 - a premium summer tyre offering excellent grip in both wet and dry conditions, excellent handling and a comfortable ride.
Bridgestone Blizzak LM005 - a premium winter tyre with outstanding grip, braking performance and full control.
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Ford Fiesta

Michelin Alpin 6 - a premium touring winter tyre giving good grip in wet and dry conditions, low noise levels and superb handling.
Goodyear UltraGrip 9 - a premium touring winter tyre offering exceptional grip on snow and ice.
Goodyear Vector 4 Seasons Gen 2 - a premium touring all-season tyre that gives safe handling and a balance of comfort, mileage and a good price to wear ratio.

Ford Focus

Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D - a high-performance winter tyre that gives superb wet and dry handling and makes driving in the snow easy.
Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5 - a max performance summer tyre that gives excellent handling in all conditions, short braking distances, accurate steering and good aquaplaning resistance.

Ford Galaxy

Michelin CrossClimate Plus - a premium touring all-season tyre offering outstanding traction in all conditions.
Michelin Primacy 4 - a premium touring summer tyre offering excellent fuel economy and rolling resistance.
Bridgestone Weather Control A005 - a premium touring all-season tyre that offers strong wet, dry and winter performance.

Ford Transit

Pirelli Cinturato All Season - developed for commercial vehicles, this tyre offers superb handling, high mileage and great performance in all weather conditions.

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By David Sholicar
David is the National Retail Operations Manager for Protyre. One of David’s areas of responsibility and expertise is dealing with the DVSA and MOT’s for Protyre. As the Authorised Examiner Designate Manager ( AEDM ) David deals with applications for changes to the many Vehicle Testing Stations ( VTS’s) including managing the growth of the Number of MOT testing stations that Protyre operate, allocating MOT tester roles, and monitoring the MOT Test logs to ensure that Protyre MOT standards are maintained as the best in the industry.
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