What people think:
Dry Performance Handling Comfort Price/Quality Treadwear Wet Performance Snow/Ice Performance
What we think:
FUEL EFFICIENCY HIGH-PERFORMANCE QUIET RIDE RIM PROTECTION HANDLING STEERING RESPONSE
CoreScore 67:
  • Participation of the tire models in professional tire tests and their test scores.
  • 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.
  • Reviews written by the visitors to our website tiresvote.com.

Value, max: 100

Popularity of the model 27:
  • Year of manufacture.
  • The premium brand factor .
  • The number of video reviews of the tire on youtube.com .
  • The number of news items about the model .
  • The number of times the tire was involved in professional tire tests.
  • 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 .

Value, max: unlimited
Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Official web page
  • Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.
  • This tire has been replaced by Dunlop / SP Sport Maxx TT
  • Available Sizes in Line: 26
  • Original Equipment (OE) tires for:
    • • Subaru Impreza G3 [2007 .. 2012]
    • • Audi A4 B8 Facelift [2011 .. 2016]
    • • Jaguar XK X150 [2006 .. 2015]
    • • Infiniti FX S51 [2008 .. 2014]
    • • BMW X3 I (E83) [2003 .. 2006]
    • • BMW X3 I (E83) Facelift [2006 .. 2010]
    • • Infiniti QX70 S51 [2013 .. 2020]
    • • Suzuki Grand Vitara
    • • Toyota Auris
    • • Alfa Romeo MiTo
    • • Audi A1
    • • Audi A3
    • • Audi A4 Allroad
    • • Audi A5
    • • BMW 3 Series
    • • BMW X5
    • • Fiat 500
    • • Opel Corsa
    • • Opel Zafira
    • • Jaguar XF X260 [2015 .. 2020]
    • • Mercedes-Benz B-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz S-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
    • • MG 6 I [2010 .. 2018]
    • • Renault Clio IV (BH/KH) [2012 .. 2019]
    • • Renault Modus F/JP0 Facelift [2008 .. 2015]
    • • Renault Laguna III (X91) Facelift [2011 .. 2016]
    • • Seat Ibiza 6J/6P [2013 .. 2016]
    • • Skoda Fabia
    • • Skoda Roomster 5J [2006 .. 2015]
    • • Skoda Rapid
    • • Skoda Octavia
    • • Skoda Yeti
    • • Toyota Corolla Verso
    • • Toyota Avensis
    • • Volkswagen Polo
    • • Volkswagen Scirocco
    • • Volkswagen Touran
    • • Volkswagen Tiguan
    • • Volkswagen Phaeton Facelift [2010 .. 2016]
    • • Volkswagen Transporter T5 Facelift [2009 .. 2015]
    • • Volkswagen Caddy
  • Year Released: 2005
  • Regions for sale: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Russia+, East Asia, Africa, Oceania
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Summary

We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Dunlop SP Sport 01. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– Some drivers mentioned that the tires had great mileage.
– The purchasers admired the tire’s response on wet or dry surfaces.
– The owners appreciated the very good quality and the great price.
– One user said that these tires were quiet and comfortable to ride on while offering good grip and nice handling while driving.
– A couple of consumers commended the tire's braking and cornering capabilities.

Reasons not to buy

– Some purchasers complained that the tires were really noisy.

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Dunlop SP Sport 01 Rating scores from other platforms:

Tyrereviews Source
68.0 out of 100
Based on:
121 customer ratings
2,359,306 miles driven
SimpleTire Source
3.5 out of 5
Based on:
94 customer ratings
Oponeo Source
3.8 out of 5
Based on:
2161 customer ratings
33,087,000 miles driven
Dunlop SP Sport 01



Description

A quiet, high-performance tire.

  • Refined Handling (Jointless Band Technology helps maintain the tire's shape, enabling smooth performance at highway speeds);
  • Steering Responsiveness (Aramid reinforced bead helps provide lower sidewall stiffness for enhanced responsiveness);
  • Rim Protection (The Max Flange Shield helps protect rims from accidental curb damage);
  • Fuel Efficiency (Silica tread enhances dry and wet traction while helping to reduce rolling resistance).

Dunlop SP Sport 01 Latest News

  • Feb 26, 2014
    Video

    Dunlop SP Sport 01

    Dunlop SP Sport 01 is a premium class summer tyre designed for high power vehicles. Tyre specification offers great traction and precise handling on any type of surface. Dunlop SP Sport 01 is a flexible and low noise tyre with an excellent performance.

  • Feb 26, 2013
    Video

    Dunlop - SP Sport 01 - Product Video

    Dunlop SP Sport 01 product video. Learn about the features and benefits of Dunlop SP Sport 01 tyres.


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Dunlop / SP Sport 01
Car Type
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 21 "
Width
175 / 205 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
H (max 130 mph) ... Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Dunlop / SP Sport 01 Sizes & Specifications

Note! Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.

Rim Model Size Index Features Max load Tire weight Utqg Load range Revs per mile Max inflation pressure Overall width Tread depth Price
R18 225/60 R18 100H 225/60 R18 100H
R21 265/45 R21 104W 265/45 R21 104W
RNone None RNone None RNone
R15 175/65 R15 84H 175/65 R15 84H
R16 225/55 R16 95Y 225/55 R16 95Y
From 98.6
R17 205/50 R17 89H 205/50 R17 89H
From 81.4
R17 225/45 R17 91W 225/45 R17 91W
R17 225/50 R17 94Y 225/50 R17 94Y
R17 225/50 R17 98Y XL 225/50 R17 98Y XL
From 130.6
R17 225/55 R17 97Y 225/55 R17 97Y
From 95.9
R17 235/45 R17 94W 235/45 R17 94W
R17 235/55 R17 99V 235/55 R17 99V
From 95.9
R17 245/40 R17 91W 245/40 R17 91W
From 91.8
R18 225/40 R18 92W 225/40 R18 92W
R18 235/50 R18 97V 235/50 R18 97V
From 109.0
R18 235/50 R18 101Y XL 235/50 R18 101Y XL
From 125.6
R18 245/40 R18 93Y 245/40 R18 93Y
From 133.3
R18 245/45 R18 100W XL 245/45 R18 100W XL
From 119.5
R18 255/45 R18 99V 255/45 R18 99V
From 132.2
R18 255/45 R18 99Y 255/45 R18 99Y
From 121.6
R19 245/40 R19 94Y 245/40 R19 94Y
R19 245/40 R19 98Y XL 245/40 R19 98Y XL
From 175.3
R19 275/35 R19 96Y 275/35 R19 96Y
R19 275/40 R19 101Y 275/40 R19 101Y
From 226.2
R20 275/35 R20 98Y 275/35 R20 98Y
From 208.4
R21 265/45 R21 104W 265/45 R21 104W

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Questions and Answers

  • Feb 26, 2014
    Video

    Dunlop SP Sport 01

    Dunlop SP Sport 01 is a premium class summer tyre designed for high power vehicles. Tyre specification offers great traction and precise handling on any type of surface. Dunlop SP Sport 01 is a flexible and low noise tyre with an excellent performance.

  • Feb 26, 2013
    Video

    Dunlop - SP Sport 01 - Product Video

    Dunlop SP Sport 01 product video. Learn about the features and benefits of Dunlop SP Sport 01 tyres.