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What we think:
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  • Consumer reviews on the top tire selling websites.
    We gather such data as the numbers of reviews and the ultimate score of the tire model on numerous tire-related websites such as amazon, tirerack, oponeo, simpletire, market.yandex, tyrereviews, and others.
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  • The fact of the tire being on the bestseller lists on such reputed websites as amazon, tirerack, oponeo, simpletire, and others.
  • The number of tire types and sizes .

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Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Year Released: 2014
  • Regions for sale: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Russia+, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, South Africa, Oceania
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We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Dunlop Direzza DZ102. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– A satisfied driver said that the tires provided great traction in wet, dry, and cold conditions.
– Some drivers wrote that they were really surprised how quiet that the tire was.
– The car owners were happy that the tires were wearing well.
– The user mentioned that the tires had great cornering capabilities.

Reasons not to buy

– A few drivers mentioned that the tire was noisy.
– Some disappointed drivers wrote the tires' wet traction become worse when the tires worn out.

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Dunlop Direzza DZ102


Sleek styling meets impressive handling for head-turning performance.

  • Ultra Wet Traction (Offers enhanced performance in wet conditions due to aggressive tread design and super abrasion carbon and silica).
  • Quiet Ride (Helps reduce irregular wear and noise as a result of wear trimming).
  • Long Lasting Tread (Helps maintain extended performance and appearance because of deeper lateral cuts and shoulder grooves).
  • Refined Handling (Smooth performance at highway speeds through Jointless Band Technology).
  • Rim Protection (The Max Flange Shieldยฎ helps protect rims from accidental curb damage).

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Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
๐Ÿ Dunlop / Direzza DZ102
Car Type
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 22 "
195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
V (max 149 mph) ... W (max 168 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

๐Ÿ Dunlop / Direzza DZ102 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Max inflation pressure Section width Revs per mile Sidewall styling Load range Tread depth Utqg Max load Overall diameter Approved rim width Measured rim width Price
R15 205/50 R15 86V 205/50 R15 86V 8.4 BSW SL 9 460/A/A 1,168 23.1 5.5 - 7.5 6.5
R15 205/55 R15 88V 205/55 R15 88V 8.4 BSW SL 9 460/A/A 1,235 23.9 5.5 - 7.5 6.5
R16 195/50 R16 84V 195/50 R16 84V 7.9 BSW SL 9 460/A/A 1,102 23.7 5.5 - 7 6.0
R16 205/45 R16 87W XL 205/45 R16 87W XL 8.1 BSW XL 9 460/A/A 1,201 23.2 6.5 - 7.5 7.0
R16 205/55 R16 91V 205/55 R16 91V 8.4 BSW SL 9 460/A/A 1,356 24.9 5.5 - 7.5 6.5
R16 215/50 R16 90V 215/50 R16 90V 8.9 BSW SL 10 460/A/A 1,323 24.5 6 - 7.5 7.0
R16 225/50 R16 92V 225/50 R16 92V 9.2 BSW SL 10 460/A/A 1,389 24.9 6 - 8 7.0

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Questions and Answers

  • Jun 20, 2023
    Tire Chart 2023

    TireRack.com: Best in Ultra High Performance Summer

    Ranked #7th of 10. Dunlop Direzza DZ102
    Highs and Lows:
    Dry Traction Steering Response Corner Stability
  • Aug 27, 2017

    Dunlop DIREZZA DZ102

  • Jul 28, 2016

    Tested: Ultra High Performance Summer Tires That Hit the Mark | Tire Rack

    Firestone wants to hit the bull's eye with its new Firehawk Indy 500. The target is specific: an outstanding blend of dry and wet street traction and handling. How accurate is Firestone's aim in the Ultra High Performance Summer category ripe with contenders including the BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2, Dunlop Direzza DZ102 and Kumho Ecsta PS31?

  • Sep 04, 2014

    Tested: Sporty Ultra High Performance Summer "Shoes"

    It's been a while since we last tested Ultra High Performance Summer tires, so if you have a sporty car that needs some new shoes, your timing's perfect. Dunlop recently rolled out its new Direzza DZ102 and we took the opportunity to compare it to three of the top-rated tires in the category.