First thing to mention in this Falken tires review is that, there are many good tire brands in today’s competative market. The name Falken strikes a combination of a good looking sporty tire and low price. In 1985 Falken tire was a top brand in performance category in the United States.
A growing base of Original Equipment applications with vehicle manufacturers such as Chrysler, Jeep, Mazda and Nissan demonstrates Falken’s development of their performance product technology benefits their mainstream ZIEX and WildPeak passenger car and light truck/SUV tires.
Who Makes Falken Tires?
Falken tires is a SUMITOMO RUBBER NORTH AMERICA INC., brand and is located in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Falken Tires launched out of Japan in 1983 and later introduced to the North American market two years later.
Some Popular Falken tires
1. Azenis RT615K+ – Extream Performance Summer
The Azenis RT615K+ is a further evolution of Falken Tire’s championship-winning Extreme Performance Summer tire, the Azenis RT615K. Developed for drivers of muscle cars, sports cars, street rods and performance sedans who want ultimate grip in warm, dry and wet conditions, the Azenis RT615K+ is not intended to be serviced, stored nor driven in near- or below-freezing temperatures, through snow or on ice. For wet performance, this series is 8 out of 10. However dry performace is 9 out of 10. Comfort, they are 7.4 out of 10. As for treatwear, a 6.7 out of 10.
2. Azenis FK510 – Ultra High Performance Summer
The Azenis FK510 is Falken’s Ultra High Performance Summer tire. They are developed for the drivers of sports cars, sporty coupes, performance sedans and modern muscle cars. These tires are great for drivers who want dry and wet traction and handling in a refined package. The Azenis FK510 is designed to deliver driver confidence in warm conditions, so like all Ultra High Performance Summer tires, it is not intended to be serviced, stored nor driven in near- and below-freezing temperatures, through snow or on ice. For wet performance, this series is 8.8 out of 10. However dry performace is 8.9 out of 10. Comfort, they are 8.6 out of 10. As for treatwear, a 8.0 out of 10.
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Hope this Falken tires review shined some prespective on how good the Falken tire brand is if you are considering this tire brand for your next purchase.