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Key Facts about Vredestein Sportrac 5:


We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Vredestein Sportrac 5. You can agree or disagree with these conclusions by voting for or against any item:

Reasons to buy

A driver wrote that after he drove them in, the tires started gripping really well in both wet and dry conditions.
A few drivers said that aquaplaning resistance was excellent, and there was no sense of losing control despite high speed.
Many drivers agreed that these tires ensured very good traction in the rain or in dry.
Most drivers agreed that the tires were value for money.

Reasons not to buy

A couple of drivers said that a decent amount of scrubbing in was required, probably 1000 miles or so.
One driver complained that he had them rebalanced twice but couldn’t get rid of mild vibration that comes and goes around 55-60 mph.

Vredestein Sportrac 5


Mid-segment summer tyre with excellent performance levels in dry and wet conditions.

  • Short stopping distance on wet roads (Wider circumferential grooves for better water drainage).
  • Absorbs bouncing, improves driving comfort (Optimised radial stiffness).
  • Quick and precise steering response (Z-shaped grooves for higher stiffness at centre rib).

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Vredestein Sportrac 5
Car Type
Rim Diameter
14 / 15 / 16 / 17 "
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 mm
Aspect Ratio
45 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
H (max 130 mph) ... V (max 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

Vredestein Sportrac 5 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features
R14 175/60 R14 79H 175/60 R14 79H
R14 185/60 R14 82H 185/60 R14 82H
R14 195/60 R14 86H 195/60 R14 86H
R14 195/65 R14 89H 195/65 R14 89H
R14 195/70 R14 91H 195/70 R14 91H
R15 185/60 R15 84H 185/60 R15 84H
R15 185/65 R15 88H 185/65 R15 88H
R15 195/55 R15 85V 195/55 R15 85V
R15 195/60 R15 88H 195/60 R15 88H
R15 205/65 R15 94H 205/65 R15 94H
R16 195/45 R16 84V XL 195/45 R16 84V XL
R16 205/60 R16 92V 205/60 R16 92V
R16 215/60 R16 99H XL 215/60 R16 99H XL
R17 205/55 R17 95V XL 205/55 R17 95V XL

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