2001 Pontiac Firebird Tires

2001 Pontiac Firebird Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Pontiac Firebird tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
2001 Pontiac Firebird Base* Shop P235/55R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2001 Pontiac Firebird Base* Shop P215/60R16 T 30 PSI/30 PSI
2001 Pontiac Firebird Formula* Shop P275/40ZR17 W 30 PSI/30 PSI
2001 Pontiac Firebird Formula* Shop P245/50ZR16 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI
2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am* Shop P275/40ZR17 W 30 PSI/30 PSI
2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am* Shop P245/50ZR16 Z 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Base*

- Size: Shop P235/55R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Base*

- Size: Shop P215/60R16

- Speed Rating: T

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Formula*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Formula*

- Size: Shop P245/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am*

- Size: Shop P245/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/30 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Recommended Tires for Your 2001 Pontiac Firebird

What tires are best for a 2001 Pontiac Firebird? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Pontiac Firebird.

Firestone ALL SEASON
ALL SEASON

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell All Season
All Season

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Champion Fuel Fighter
Champion Fuel Fighter

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Ecopia EP422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk AS
Firehawk AS

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell PS890 Touring
PS890 Touring

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Turanza QUIETTRACK
Turanza QUIETTRACK

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter

Buy Tires for 2001 Pontiac Firebird

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2001 Pontiac Firebird. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Pontiac tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Pontiac-recommended tires for your 2001 Firebird, plus important information about Pontiac Firebird tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "You want to find the correct size for your tire. It matters in alignments and keeping your vehicle driving the way it’s supposed to.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Pontiac Firebird tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Pontiac Firebird snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

Think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience when evaluating your driving conditions. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on Pontiac Firebird's performance and safety throughout the year. Other drivers buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Pontiac Firebird? Hitting the road less traveled? If you're a diehard off-roader, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't leave the paved path. You'll want tires that can stand up to sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in irregular road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Pontiac Firebird tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Pontiac Firebird tires online. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 2001 Pontiac Firebird tire for your needs.

Tire Brands for Pontiac Firebirds

You have many great options for Pontiac Firebird tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Pontiac Firebird Firestone tires are tires you can count on. The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a boundary-pusher from the get-go. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started making and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 2001 Pontiac Firebirds.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Pontiac Firebird tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2001 Pontiac Firebird and drive with peace of mind.

Pontiac Firebird Tire Rotation, Repair & More

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! We make it easy to buy new 2001 Pontiac Firebird tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are on weekends and into the evening to fit your schedule.

2001 Pontiac Firebird Tire Q&A

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Pontiac Firebird tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Pontiac tire inflation matter? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my Pontiac Firebird? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • Is there an easy way to check Pontiac tire tread depth? Grab a penny. Hold the so that Abe Lincon's head is facing you and his hair is pointing toward the ground. Then, place the penny into a tread groove. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new Pontiac Firebird tires.

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