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Popular Vehicle Fitments :: Cooper Cobra Instinct

  • • Chevrolet Camaro
  • • Ford Mustang
  • • Mazda Mazda3
  • • Lexus IS
  • • Acura TLX
Cooper Cobra Instinct


The Cooper Cobra Instinct, introduced in 2023, is an ultra-high performance all-season tire designed for sports cars. It replaces the Cooper Zeon RS3-G1, offering advanced capabilities for wet and snowy roads. This tire is tailored for drivers seeking sporty performance with enhanced safety and striking aesthetics.

Features & Benefits

  • Shorter Stopping on Wet and Snowy Roads: Demonstrates superior stopping power in wet and snowy conditions compared to its predecessor.
  • Dynamic Sidewall Styling: Features an eye-catching design that complements the sporty nature of high-performance vehicles.
  • Responsive Handling: Delivers agile traction and decisive maneuvering in all seasons.
  • Rim Protection: Includes a design that helps protect wheels from potential damage.
  • Asymmetric Tread Pattern: Ensures agile traction and handling in various weather conditions.
  • Sweeping Tread Grooves: Enhance grip on wet roads for improved safety.
  • Lightweight, Strong Design: Offers faster response and heightened driving sensation.

Year Released

Released in 2023, the Cooper Cobra Instinct marks a new era in Cooper’s ultra-high performance tire line, succeeding the Zeon RS3-G1.

Regions Availability

This tire is available in the USA and Canada, meeting the demands of sports car enthusiasts in these regions.

Vehicle Compatibility / Popular Vehicle Fitments

Given the regions where the Cooper Cobra Instinct is available and the sizes in which it is produced, it is compatible with a wide range of sports cars popular in these regions. Some potential vehicle fitments include:

  • Ford Mustang
  • Chevrolet Camaro
  • BMW 3 Series
  • Audi S4
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG
  • Lexus IS

Note: Always consult with a tire specialist or the vehicle's manufacturer to ensure correct tire fitment.

Final Thoughts

The Cooper Cobra Instinct stands out as a formidable option in the ultra-high performance tire category. Its combination of wet and snowy road performance, sporty handling, and striking design make it a top choice for drivers of high-performance sports cars.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Cooper / Cobra Instinct
Car Type
All Season
Rim Diameter
17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 40 / 45 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
W (max 168 mph) ... Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

Cooper / Cobra Instinct Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Load range Price
R17 215/45 R17 91W XL 215/45 R17 91W XL XL
R17 225/45 R17 94W XL 225/45 R17 94W XL XL
R17 245/45 R17 99W XL 245/45 R17 99W XL XL
R18 225/40 R18 92Y XL 225/40 R18 92Y XL XL
R18 225/45 R18 95Y XL 225/45 R18 95Y XL XL
R18 235/40 R18 95Y XL 235/40 R18 95Y XL XL
R18 245/40 R18 97Y XL 245/40 R18 97Y XL XL
R18 245/45 R18 100Y XL 245/45 R18 100Y XL XL
R18 255/35 R18 94Y XL 255/35 R18 94Y XL XL
R18 255/40 R18 99Y XL 255/40 R18 99Y XL XL
R19 225/40 R19 93Y XL 225/40 R19 93Y XL XL
R19 225/45 R19 96W XL 225/45 R19 96W XL XL
R19 235/35 R19 91Y XL 235/35 R19 91Y XL XL
R19 245/35 R19 93Y XL 245/35 R19 93Y XL XL
R19 245/40 R19 98Y XL 245/40 R19 98Y XL XL
R19 245/45 R19 102Y XL 245/45 R19 102Y XL XL
R19 255/35 R19 96Y XL 255/35 R19 96Y XL XL
R19 255/40 R19 100Y XL 255/40 R19 100Y XL XL
R19 275/35 R19 100Y XL 275/35 R19 100Y XL XL
R19 285/35 R19 99Y 285/35 R19 99Y SL
R20 245/40 R20 99Y XL 245/40 R20 99Y XL XL
R20 245/45 R20 103Y XL 245/45 R20 103Y XL XL
R20 265/35 R20 99Y XL 265/35 R20 99Y XL XL
R20 275/35 R20 102Y XL 275/35 R20 102Y XL XL
R20 275/40 R20 106Y XL 275/40 R20 106Y XL XL

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