Bridgestone Turanza Serenity
Plus Tire Review & Rating
The Turanza Serenity Plus is Bridgestone's newest
touring all-season tire that is designed to provide excellent year round performance, a more comfortable ride and a
longer lasting treadlife. Built for drivers of all types of coupes, sedans, minivans and crossovers, the Serenity
Plus also sports a lower rolling resistance for added fuel efficiency.
A silica enhanced NanoPro-Tech rubber tread compound
increases traction, especially on wet and snow covered road surfaces, by controlling the interaction between the
silica, carbon black and other polymers which reduce friction and energy loss. It's a high-tech process, but it
does its job very well.
Bridgestone's exclusive Resonance Noise Attenuated
silencer grooves around the tread dramatically reduce road noise, which other drivers agree is one of the most
quiet tires in this class. The tire's continuous center rib further eliminates noise, while also providing
increased steering response and stability, as well as enhanced braking and acceleration
Three circumferential grooves combine with lateral
grooves to give the tire exceptional wet surface traction and hydroplane resistance. An added 3-D Sub-Surface
Platform increases snow traction due to the biting edges that grip snow, hard-packed snow and
Inside the tire you will find two steel belts that
are nylon reinforced for added strength and durability throughout the speed range. A polyester cord body provides
improved ride comfort and increases stability. Bridgestone provides up to an 80,000 mile tread guarantee on this
model, and offers 15-19 inch sizes.
Dry and wet traction are outstanding
Excellent cornering performance and steering
Exceptional ride comfort
Treadlife is very good
Tire is too new to know about winter traction (We will update as time goes
The Serenity Plus only came out in mid-2012, but it
has quickly positioned itself as an exceptional touring all-season tire. Dry and wet surface traction and cornering
grip are excellent. The steering feel and overall stability this tire provides is among the best in this
One area we do not know much about at this point is
winter traction and handling, but we estimate it will be equally as impressive. We will update our review as soon
as the winter passes. Ride comfort is simply the best among any tires in this class, and that includes Michelin,
Pirelli and any other brand. Road noise is nearly non-existent as well.
Treadlife has already shown to be long lasting,
which is backed up with an 80,000 mile tread guarantee. Overall, this Bridgestone is a tire worth having. The price
is budget-friendly, and the performance you can expect is exceptional.
Bridgestone provides a 5-year or 80,000 mile tread
warranty on H-speed rated models. The mileage warranty is 75,000 for V-rated tires, and 50,000 miles on W-rated
tires. There is a first 1/32 inch of wear guarantee on tire uniformity.
Materials and workmanship are warranted for 5-years
and include free replacement during the first 3 years. A prorated amount is given for the remaining time period or
down to the final 2/32 inch of wear.
You will also receive a 30-day buy and try guarantee
that allows you to refund or exchange the tires if you are not completely satisfied.