When you’re trying to find the best possible tire for your sports car, it can lead to some tough challenges. What kind of roads are you dealing with? What kind of treads do you need? In today’s post, we’ll take a look at 10 top recommended performance tires for sports cars to help you decide what works best for you.
Michelin Pilot Super Sport
Delivering exceptional steering precision with the most lateral grip at 0.86 g in wet conditions while providing awesome control in dry conditions, the Pilot Super Sport provides the best performance in the Pilot tire series.
Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position
With awesome grip in wet conditions and dry-weather steering, the Potenza S-04 Pole Position provides a great ride. All around a great tire for general purposes while still providing an amazing amount of performance.
Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
If you live in an area that has a wet climate, the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 provides exceptional performance on wet roads. Though you may hear some chattering, it doesn’t seem to affect performance while the tire provides amazing braking and handling.
Continental ExtremeContact DW
Though the ExtremeContact DW provides the best in handling and performance under wet conditions, it’s only average in dry weather, when grip falls off in an expected fashion. It does provide an excellent ride with low noise.
Michelin Pilot Exalto A/S
If you don’t want to change tires for the winter, the Pilot Exalto A/S is the all season variant of the popular Exalto PE2 performance tire. It provides exceptional cornering grip, fine handling and awesome performance year round.
Dunlop SP Sport Maxx
The SP Sport Maxx combines Dunlop’s HydroMax technology, incorporating a silica tread compound that delivers serious wet weather performance while retaining a high angle shoulder groove for amazing cornering.
Cooper Zeon RS3-A
As an ultra high performance all season tire, the Zeon RS3-A has a square tread footprint to maximize tire to road contact while their 3-D Micro-Gauge Sipping improves handling, increases tread stability, and provides maximum wet weather and light winter weather traction.
Nokian WR G2
As one of the best all season performance tires, the WR G2 provides low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency – important when you’ve got a beast of an engine for your daily driver – along with stable driving qualities at higher speeds.
Bridgestone Turanza Serenity
Another awesome tire for a high performance daily driver, the Turanza Serenity has a long wear life, low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency, awesome handling in any weather, and noise reduction so you can hear that engine roar.
Sumitoto HTR A/S P01
Rounding out our lineup is the HTR A/S P01, an ultra high performance all season tire combining superior tire technology with tread features to maximize traction in winter, reduce hydroplaning, and get your car moving during dry weather.
Now that you’ve had a chance to review 10 top recommended performance tires for sports cars, it’s time to consider what that means for your vehicle. Take a look at our inventory to see which performance tires we have available to make your sweet ride even sweeter.