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Pirelli Dragon Sport

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Key Facts

  • Year Released: 2016
  • Regions for sale: Mexico, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Oceania
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Pirelli Dragon Sport


The Pirelli Dragon Sport tire is designed for maximum performance in summer conditions, specifically for passenger vehicles. It is engineered to provide superior handling, precision, and responsiveness, making it ideal for drivers seeking enhanced performance during the warmer months. Utilizing Pirelli's advanced technology and commitment to excellence, the Dragon Sport delivers optimal performance on both wet and dry surfaces, supporting a dynamic and engaging driving experience.

Features & Benefits

  • Superior Dry and Wet Grip: Advanced compounds and tread design enhance grip in summer conditions.
  • Dynamic Handling: Offers exceptional handling and stability for high-speed driving.
  • Enhanced Braking Performance: Shortens braking distances on both wet and dry roads.
  • Durability and Longevity: Robust construction contributes to a longer lifespan without sacrificing performance.


  • High-Performance Compound: Optimizes grip and handling in warm weather.
  • Asymmetric Tread Pattern: Improves water evacuation and reduces hydroplaning risks.
  • Optimized Footprint: Ensures even wear and extended tire life.

Year Released

Launched in 2016, the Pirelli Dragon Sport has set new benchmarks in the max performance summer tire category, offering a blend of performance, safety, and durability.

Regions Availability

This tire is available in Mexico, East Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, and Oceania, targeting a wide demographic of drivers in regions known for their challenging summer driving conditions.

Vehicle Compatibility / Popular Vehicle Fitments

  • BMW 3 Series
  • Audi A4
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
  • Lexus IS
  • Ford Mustang

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

Final Thoughts

The Pirelli Dragon Sport reflects Pirelli's commitment to advancing tire technology, aimed at enriching the driving experience for both enthusiasts and everyday motorists. As a summer tire, it boosts safety, efficiency, and overall driving pleasure, distinguishing itself as a top option for those seeking to enhance their summer travel. Widely available, the Dragon Sport caters to the needs of drivers around the world who demand top performance and reliability during the warmer months.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Pirelli / Dragon Sport
Car Type
Rim Diameter
17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 275 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 %
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)

Pirelli / Dragon Sport Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Max inflation pressure Revs per mile Tread width Sidewall styling Load range Tread depth Overall diameter Approved rim width Measured rim width Static loaded radius Overall width Price
R17 215/45 R17 91W XL 215/45 R17 91W XL XL
R17 225/45 R17 91W 225/45 R17 91W
R17 235/45 R17 97W XL 235/45 R17 97W XL XL
R17 245/45 R17 95W 245/45 R17 95W
R18 215/40 R18 89Y XL 215/40 R18 89Y XL XL
R18 215/45 R18 93W XL 215/45 R18 93W XL XL
R18 225/40 R18 92W XL 225/40 R18 92W XL XL
R18 225/45 R18 95W XL 225/45 R18 95W XL XL
R18 225/50 R18 99W XL 225/50 R18 99W XL XL
R18 235/40 R18 95W XL 235/40 R18 95W XL XL
R18 235/45 R18 98Y XL 235/45 R18 98Y 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
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 98W XL 245/40 R19 98W 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
R20 245/35 R20 95Y XL 245/35 R20 95Y XL XL
R20 245/40 R20 99Y XL 245/40 R20 99Y XL XL
R20 275/30 R20 97Y XL 275/30 R20 97Y XL XL

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