Description


The NT05 is a max performance tire engineered to complement the power of your vehicle. It was developed through extensive computer simulation modeling and on-track testing. The rigorous development process helped produce a street tire that provides precise and responsive handling and performance. Knowing the tire is responding to your inputs will inspire your confidence.

  • Continuous center rib and large outer shoulder tread blocks increase tire-to-road contact for optimized dry performance
  • Specifically formulated tread compound and reinforced internal construction are engineered to maximize dry traction, response, handling, and high-speed performance
  • Tread rigidity further enhances vehicle stability

Detailed Information


Type and Size
Tire Model
Nitto NT05
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 / 295 / 315 / 335 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
No
Speed and Load
Speed Index
Z (max > 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Nitto NT05 Sizes & Specifications


Rim Model Size Index Features
R17 235/40 R17 90Z 235/40 R17 90Z
R17 255/40 R17 98Z 255/40 R17 98Z
R17 275/40 R17 98Z 275/40 R17 98Z
R17 315/35 R17 102Z 315/35 R17 102Z
R18 225/40 R18 92Z 225/40 R18 92Z
R18 235/35 R18 91Z 235/35 R18 91Z
R18 235/40 R18 95Z 235/40 R18 95Z
R18 245/40 R18 97Z 245/40 R18 97Z
R18 265/35 R18 97Z 265/35 R18 97Z
R18 275/35 R18 99Z 275/35 R18 99Z
R18 275/40 R18 99Z 275/40 R18 99Z
R18 285/35 R18 101Z 285/35 R18 101Z
R18 295/35 R18 99Z 295/35 R18 99Z
R18 295/45 R18 112Z 295/45 R18 112Z
R19 225/40 R19 93Z 225/40 R19 93Z
R19 245/35 R19 93Z 245/35 R19 93Z
R19 245/40 R19 98Z 245/40 R19 98Z
R19 275/30 R19 96Z 275/30 R19 96Z
R19 275/35 R19 100Z 275/35 R19 100Z
R19 335/30 R19 103Z 335/30 R19 103Z
R20 255/35 R20 97Z 255/35 R20 97Z
R20 255/45 R20 101Z 255/45 R20 101Z
R20 275/35 R20 102Z 275/35 R20 102Z
R20 275/40 R20 106Z 275/40 R20 106Z
R20 315/35 R20 110Z 315/35 R20 110Z

Amazon Reviews Nitto NT05

Questions and Answers

  • Mar 02, 2016

    TESTED: Nitto NT05

    We put professional driver Conrad Grunewald behind the wheel of a 2015 Corvette Stingray putting 407 horsepower to the ground and let him take a lap around the Streets of Willow on Nitto's NT05 performance rubber. Ride along and see how this tire handles on the race track!

  • Apr 04, 2014

    Nitto NT05

    Thanks for checking out our video on Nitto's max performance radial tire, the NT05! The rigorous development procedures Nitto used helped produce a tire with precise handling and performance.

  • Mar 14, 2014

    Nitto NT05 - Max Performance Tire

    The NT05 is a max performance tire that was developed through extensive computer simulation modeling and on-track testing. These rigorous development procedures helped produce a street tire that provides precise and responsive handling and performance. Knowing the tire is responding to your inputs will inspire your confidence.

  • Oct 30, 2013

    HOT ROD Unlimited Tests 200-Treadwear Tires on a 1970 Plymouth | Tire Rack

    HOT ROD Magazine visited our test track to find out which 200-treadwear tire will give you the best performance on an autocross-prepped muscle car. They tested six handling-oriented, street-legal performance tires on a ridiculous four-door, big-block powered 1970 Plymouth Satellite that outran a BMW on our test track!

  • Mar 05, 2010

    Nitto NT05 Max Performance Tire

    The NT05 is a max performance tire that gives you more of what you want: 38% more cornering force and 34% more lateral stiffness compared to the Nitto NT555. Youll feel the difference in the steering wheel with quicker response, crisper turn-in, and improved grip that results in faster and more consistent lap times.