Toyo Proxes R888
Type: Passenger / Summer
Key Facts about Toyo Proxes R888:
- Release Date: 2007
- Regions of sales: Northern America, Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia, Oceania
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.
Type and Size
- Tire Model
- Toyo Proxes R888
- Car Type
- Rim Diameter
- 13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
- 185 / 235 / 275 / 285 / 305 mm
- Aspect Ratio
- 35 / 40 / 60 %
- Mud and Snow
- Extra Load
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
|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|
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.