Description


The Proxes R888 is for drivers who know what it means to really push a car. Its optimized construction and tread design balances dry performance and wet traction, keeping you fully under control in extreme driving situations. If your idea of fun includes road racing, track days, and high-performance driving schools, then this DOT competition tire is for you.

Enhanced r-compound tread:

  • Maximizes grip for better competitive handling and performance.

Unidirectional v-shaped tread design:

  • Increased tread area and limited void improve dry traction.
  • V-shaped grooves assist with wet traction.

Continuous center contact:

  • Increases braking performance and dry traction.

Semi-slick shoulder area:

  • Improves grip for better steering response.

Stiff bead construction and wider tread width:

  • Increases cornering force for better competitive handling.

Detailed Information


Type and Size
Tire Model
Toyo Proxes R888
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
185 / 235 / 275 / 285 / 305 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 40 / 60 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
No
Speed and Load
Speed Index
V (max 149 mph) ... Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Toyo Proxes R888 Sizes & Specifications


Rim Model Size Index Features
R13 185/60 R13 80V 185/60 R13 80V
R17 275/40 R17 98W 275/40 R17 98W
R18 305/35 R18 305/35 R18
R19 235/35 R19 87Y 235/35 R19 87Y
R20 285/35 R20 100Y 285/35 R20 100Y

Amazon Reviews Toyo Proxes R888

Questions and Answers

  • Feb 17, 2017

    Toyo Tires Proxes R888 Review - 2016/2017 Camaro SS

    Got some new meat on my wheels, and wanted to share my experience in a review of sorts. This is by no means a professional review, but just my thoughts.

  • Mar 26, 2012

    Proxes R888 Competition Tire - Toyo Tires Canada

    Ideal for road racing, track days and high performance driving schools, the Proxes R888 is the next-generation, street legal competition tire from Toyo Tires. In competition the R888's improvements in casing and tread design improve dry performance while maintaining wet traction and control.

  • Apr 27, 2007

    Toyo Tyres - Proxes R888 - Product Review

    Ignition DVD fits a set of Toyo Proxes R888 to project sti for the NSW round of the Dutton Rally. Featured in issue 008.