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 / 14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
185 / 195 / 205 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 / 295 / 305 / 315 / 335 / 345 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 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 load range sidewall styling tread depth approved rim width
R14 205/55 R14 85V 205/55 R14 85V SL BW 6.3 5.5-6.5-7.5
R14 225/50 R14 89V 225/50 R14 89V SL BW 6.3 6-7- 8
R15 235/50 R15 94W 235/50 R15 94W SL BW 6.4 6.5-7.5-8.5
R16 195/50 R16 84W 195/50 R16 84W SL BW 6.4 5.5-6-7
R16 205/55 R16 90W 205/55 R16 90W SL BW 6.3 5.5-6.5-7.5
R16 225/45 R16 89W 225/45 R16 89W SL BW 6.3 7-7.5-8.5
R16 225/50 R16 92W 225/50 R16 92W SL BW 6.3 6-7- 8
R16 245/45 R16 94W 245/45 R16 94W SL BW 6.3 7.5-8-9
R16 255/50 R16 99W 255/50 R16 99W SL BW 6.4 7-8- 9
R17 205/40 R17 84W 205/40 R17 84W RD BW 6.3 7-7.5-8
R17 225/45 R17 94W 225/45 R17 94W RD BW 6.3 7-7.5-8.5
R17 235/40 R17 90W 235/40 R17 90W SL BW 6.3 8-8.5-9.5
R17 235/45 R17 93W 235/45 R17 93W SL BW 6.3 7.5-8-9
R17 255/40 R17 94W 255/40 R17 94W SL BW 6.3 8.5-9-10
R17 315/35 R17 102W 315/35 R17 102W SL BW 6.4 10.5-11-12.5
R18 225/40 R18 92Y 225/40 R18 92Y RD BW 6.3 7.5-8-9
R18 235/40 R18 91Y 235/40 R18 91Y SL BW 6.3 8-8.5-9.5
R18 245/40 R18 93Y 245/40 R18 93Y SL BW 6.3 8-8.5-9.5
R18 255/35 R18 94Y 255/35 R18 94Y RD BW 6.3 8.5-9-10
R18 265/35 R18 93Y 265/35 R18 93Y SL BW 6.3 9-9.5-10.5
R18 275/35 R18 99Y 275/35 R18 99Y RD BW 6.4 9-9.5-11
R18 275/40 R18 99W 275/40 R18 99W SL BW 6.4 9-9.5-11
R18 285/30 R18 97Y 285/30 R18 97Y RD BW 6.3 9.5-10-10.5
R18 295/30 R18 98Y 295/30 R18 98Y RD BW 6.3 10-10.5-11
R18 305/35 R18 305/35 R18 SL BW 6.4 10-11-12
R18 335/30 R18 102Y 335/30 R18 102Y SL BW 6.4 11.5-12-12.5
R19 245/35 R19 89Y 245/35 R19 89Y SL BW 6.3 8-8.5-9.5
R19 265/30 R19 93Y 265/30 R19 93Y RD BW 6.4 9-9.5-10
R19 295/30 R19 100Y 295/30 R19 100Y RD BW 6.4 10-10.5-11
R19 345/30 R19 105Y 345/30 R19 105Y SL BW 6.3 11.5-12-12.5

Amazon Reviews Toyo Proxes R888

Questions and Answers

  • Jul 30, 2018

    Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R vs Toyo R888 vs Giti Sport GTR3. What's the best track day tyre?

    Want to know more about the Giti? I've fitted a set to my daily M3 so go follow me on instagram for on the road details! What's the fastest trackday tyre? What's the best track day semi slick tyre to use on the road and track?

  • 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.