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Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Year Released: 2005
  • Regions for sale: Asia, Northern America, Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia

Summary

We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Yokohama S.Drive. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– The drivers said that they loved the unsurpassed blend of dry and wet street traction and handling provided by this tire.
– The tire's price is considered by many as well worth it for the performance.
– A few happy owners said that they experienced incredible tread life with these tires.

Reasons not to buy

– One customer felt that this set of tires was poor in terms of braking.
– One driver noted the good—but not great—ice and snow performance of this tire.
– One purchaser complained that the tires were really noisy.

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Description

Yokohama tires are designed to perform better, keep you safer, and take you further. The S.Drive is packed with technological advancements to deliver extraordinary grip and handling. With its broad range of sizes, more driving enthusiasts can experience Yokohama’s performance upgrade.

  • SUPERIOR HANDLING (Two ribs of large block elements create a stable outside tread area that provides powerful cornering and braking grip)
  • WET TRACTION (Advanced Micro Flexible Compound conforms to surface irregularities to maximize grip while four wide circumferential grooves evacuate water)

Yokohama S.Drive Latest News

  • Sep 06, 2019
    Tire Chart 2019

    TireRack.com: Best in Ultra High Performance Summer

    Ranked #9th of 13. Yokohama S.Drive
    Highs and Lows:
    Wet Performance Dry Performance Comfort
  • Sep 04, 2014
    Video

    Tested: Sporty Ultra High Performance Summer "Shoes"

    It's been a while since we last tested Ultra High Performance Summer tires, so if you have a sporty car that needs some new shoes, your timing's perfect. Dunlop recently rolled out its new Direzza DZ102 and we took the opportunity to compare it to three of the top-rated tires in the category.

  • Aug 16, 2012
    Video

    Tested: Ultra High Performance Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    BFGoodrich promises more performance with the new g-Force Sport COMP-2. Does it deliver? We did a Real World Road Ride and Performance Track Drive to find out by comparing the g-Force Sport COMP-2 with three popular options from the category: the Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport, Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 and Yokohama S.drive.


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Yokohama S.Drive
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
T (max 118 mph) ... Z (max > 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Yokohama S.Drive Sizes & Specifications

Note! Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.

Rim Model Size Index Features Static loaded radius Sidewall styling Overall diameter Max load at cold inflation pressure (dual) Overall width Approved rim width Utqg Max inflation pressure Tire weight Revs per mile Load range Measured rim width Tread depth Max load at cold inflation pressure (single) Tread width
R14 185/55 R14 80V 185/55 R14 80V 10.1 BW 22.0 7.7 5 - 6.5 300/AA/A 51.0 17.4 945.0 SL 6.0 10.0 992.0 6.7
R15 185/55 R15 82V 185/55 R15 82V 10.6 BW 23.0 7.6 5 - 6.5 300/AA/A 51.0 18.3 902.0 SL 6.0 10.0 1047.0 6.7
R15 195/50 R15 82V 195/50 R15 82V 10.5 BW 22.7 7.8 5.5 - 7 300/AA/A 51.0 20.0 914.0 SL 6.0 10.0 1047.0 7.0
R15 195/55 R15 85V 195/55 R15 85V 10.7 BW 23.3 8.0 5.5 - 7 300/AA/A 51.0 20.5 890.0 SL 6.0 10.0 1135.0 7.0
R15 205/50 R15 86V 205/50 R15 86V 10.7 BW 23.1 8.4 5.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 51.0 21.3 899.0 SL 6.5 10.0 1168.0 7.4
R15 205/55 R15 88W 205/55 R15 88W 11.0 BW 23.9 8.6 5.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 51.0 22.6 871.0 SL 6.5 10.0 1235.0 7.4
R16 195/40 R16 80W XL 195/40 R16 80W XL 10.4 BW 22.1 8.1 6.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 18.1 939.0 XL 7.0 10.0 992.0 7.0
R16 205/45 R16 87W XL 205/45 R16 87W XL 10.8 BW 23.1 8.3 6.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 20.6 899.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1201.0 7.4
R16 205/50 R16 87W 205/50 R16 87W 11.1 BW 24.0 8.4 5.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 51.0 21.8 865.0 SL 6.5 10.0 1201.0 7.4
R16 205/55 R16 91W 205/55 R16 91W 11.4 BW 24.8 8.6 5.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 51.0 23.0 836.0 SL 6.5 10.0 1356.0 7.4
R16 215/40 R16 86W XL 215/40 R16 86W XL 10.6 BW 22.7 8.7 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 19.8 916.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1168.0 7.7
R16 215/55 R16 93W 215/55 R16 93W 11.5 BW 25.2 9.1 6 - 7.5 300/AA/A 51.0 25.1 827.0 SL 7.0 10.0 1433.0 7.7
R16 225/50 R16 92W 225/50 R16 92W 11.4 BW 24.8 9.3 6 - 8 300/AA/A 51.0 25.0 839.0 SL 7.0 10.0 1389.0 8.1
R16 225/55 R16 95W 225/55 R16 95W 11.8 BW 25.7 9.3 6 - 8 300/AA/A 51.0 26.2 807.0 SL 7.0 10.0 1521.0 8.1
R17 195/40 R17 81W XL 195/40 R17 81W XL 10.9 BW 23.2 8.1 6.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 19.2 894.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1019.0 7.0
R17 195/45 R17 85W XL 195/45 R17 85W XL 11.2 BW 23.9 7.8 6 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 20.1 869.0 XL 6.5 10.0 1135.0 7.0
R17 205/40 R17 84W XL 205/40 R17 84W XL 11.0 BW 23.5 8.5 7 - 8 300/AA/A 50.0 20.7 887.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1102.0 7.4
R17 205/45 R17 88W XL 205/45 R17 88W XL 11.3 BW 24.3 8.2 6.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 21.7 855.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1235.0 7.4
R17 205/50 R17 93W XL 205/50 R17 93W XL 11.7 BW 25.1 8.5 5.5 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 24.0 827.0 XL 6.5 10.0 1433.0 7.4
R17 215/40 R17 87W XL 215/40 R17 87W XL 11.1 BW 23.8 8.7 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 21.3 873.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1201.0 7.7
R17 215/45 R17 91W XL 215/45 R17 91W XL 11.5 BW 24.7 8.5 7 - 8 300/AA/A 50.0 25.5 841.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1356.0 7.7
R17 215/50 R17 95W XL 215/50 R17 95W XL 11.8 BW 25.5 8.9 6 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 24.3 814.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1521.0 7.7
R17 215/55 R17 98W XL 215/55 R17 98W XL 12.1 BW 26.3 9.1 6 - 7.5 300/AA/A 50.0 26.1 789.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1653.0 7.7
R17 225/45 R17 91W 225/45 R17 91W 11.6 BW 24.9 8.9 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 51.0 24.6 833.0 SL 7.5 10.0 1356.0 8.1
R17 225/50 R17 98W XL 225/50 R17 98W XL 11.9 BW 25.8 9.2 6 - 8 300/AA/A 50.0 26.9 805.0 XL 7.0 10.0 1653.0 8.1
R17 225/55 R17 97W 225/55 R17 97W 12.3 BW 26.8 9.3 6 - 8 300/AA/A 51.0 27.7 776.0 SL 7.0 10.0 1609.0 8.1
R17 235/40 R17 90W 235/40 R17 90W 11.4 BW 24.3 9.6 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 51.0 24.2 854.0 SL 8.5 10.0 1323.0 8.4
R17 235/45 R17 97W XL 235/45 R17 97W XL 11.7 BW 25.3 9.4 7.5 - 9 300/AA/A 50.0 25.4 820.0 XL 8.0 10.0 1609.0 8.4
R17 235/50 R17 100W XL 235/50 R17 100W XL 12.2 BW 26.4 9.7 6.5 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 27.4 787.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1764.0 8.4
R17 235/55 R17 103W XL 235/55 R17 103W XL 12.5 BW 27.1 9.8 6.5 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 29.3 766.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1929.0 8.4
R17 245/40 R17 91W 245/40 R17 91W 11.5 BW 24.7 9.8 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 51.0 26.2 841.0 SL 8.5 10.0 1356.0 8.8
R17 245/45 R17 99W XL 245/45 R17 99W XL 11.9 BW 25.6 9.7 7.5 - 9 300/AA/A 50.0 26.2 812.0 XL 8.0 10.0 1709.0 8.8
R17 255/40 R17 94W 255/40 R17 94W 11.6 BW 25.0 10.3 8.5 - 10 300/AA/A 51.0 26.3 831.0 SL 9.0 10.0 1477.0 9.1
R17 275/40 R17 98W 275/40 R17 98W 11.9 BW 25.7 11.1 9 - 11 300/AA/A 51.0 29.4 808.0 SL 9.5 10.0 1653.0 9.8
R18 225/40 R18 92W XL 225/40 R18 92W XL 11.8 BW 25.1 9.1 7.5 - 9 300/AA/A 50.0 23.9 827.0 XL 8.0 10.0 1389.0 8.1
R18 225/45 R18 95W XL 225/45 R18 95W XL 12.1 BW 25.9 8.9 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 25.9 802.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1521.0 8.1
R18 225/50 R18 95W 225/50 R18 95W 12.5 BW 27.0 9.2 6 - 8 300/AA/A 51.0 26.1 769.0 SL 7.0 10.0 1521.0 8.1
R18 235/40 R18 95W XL 235/40 R18 95W XL 11.9 BW 25.4 9.6 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 50.0 25.6 817.0 XL 8.5 10.0 1521.0 8.4
R18 245/35 R18 92W XL 245/35 R18 92W XL 11.6 BW 24.7 9.7 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 50.0 23.1 840.0 XL 8.5 10.0 1389.0 8.8
R18 245/40 R18 97W XL 245/40 R18 97W XL 12.0 BW 25.8 9.6 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 50.0 26.6 805.0 XL 8.5 10.0 1609.0 8.8
R18 245/45 R18 100W XL 245/45 R18 100W XL 12.4 BW 26.7 9.6 7.5 - 9 300/AA/A 50.0 29.0 778.0 XL 8.0 10.0 1764.0 8.7
R18 255/45 R18 99W 255/45 R18 99W 12.5 BW 27.0 10.1 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 51.0 29.9 769.0 SL 8.5 10.0 1709.0 9.1
R18 265/35 R18 97Y XL 265/35 R18 97Y XL 11.8 BW 25.2 10.7 9 - 10.5 300/AA/A 50.0 25.3 823.0 XL 9.5 10.0 1609.0 9.5
R18 275/35 R18 99Y XL 275/35 R18 99Y XL 11.9 BW 25.5 10.9 9 - 11 300/AA/A 50.0 25.9 815.0 XL 9.5 10.0 1709.0 9.8
R19 225/45 R19 96W XL 225/45 R19 96W XL 12.6 BW 27.1 8.8 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 24.6 767.0 XL 7.5 10.0 1565.0 8.1
R19 245/35 R19 93Y XL 245/35 R19 93Y XL 12.1 BW 25.7 9.7 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 50.0 24.3 807.0 XL 8.5 10.0 1433.0 8.8
R19 245/40 R19 94Y 245/40 R19 94Y 12.5 BW 26.7 9.9 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 51.0 25.8 779.0 SL 8.5 10.0 1477.0 8.8
R19 245/50 R19 105W XL 245/50 R19 105W XL 13.2 BW 28.6 10.0 7 - 8.5 300/AA/A 50.0 31.2 727.0 XL 7.5 10.0 2039.0 8.8
R19 275/35 R19 96Y 275/35 R19 96Y 12.4 BW 26.5 10.9 9 - 11 300/AA/A 51.0 27.9 784.0 SL 9.5 10.0 1565.0 9.8
R19 275/40 R19 101Y 275/40 R19 101Y 12.8 BW 27.6 11.1 9 - 11 300/AA/A 51.0 30.1 754.0 SL 9.5 10.0 1819.0 9.8
R20 245/40 R20 99Y XL 245/40 R20 99Y XL 13.0 BW 27.7 8.5 8 - 9.5 300/AA/A 50.0 27.7 750.0 XL 8.5 10.0 1709.0 8.8
R20 275/30 R20 97Y XL 275/30 R20 97Y XL 12.5 BW 26.5 10.7 9 - 10 300/AA/A 50.0 27.4 785.0 XL 9.5 10.0 1609.0 9.8
R20 275/35 R20 102Y XL 275/35 R20 102Y XL 12.9 BW 27.5 10.9 9 - 11 300/AA/A 50.0 29.4 755.0 XL 9.5 10.0 1874.0 9.8
R20 275/40 R20 XL 275/40 R20 XL 13.5 BW 28.9 10.9 9.5 - 11 300/AA/A 50.0 32.9 720.0 XL 9.5 10.0 2094.0 9.8

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Questions and Answers

  • Sep 06, 2019
    Tire Chart 2019

    TireRack.com: Best in Ultra High Performance Summer

    Ranked #9th of 13. Yokohama S.Drive
    Highs and Lows:
    Wet Performance Dry Performance Comfort
  • Sep 04, 2014
    Video

    Tested: Sporty Ultra High Performance Summer "Shoes"

    It's been a while since we last tested Ultra High Performance Summer tires, so if you have a sporty car that needs some new shoes, your timing's perfect. Dunlop recently rolled out its new Direzza DZ102 and we took the opportunity to compare it to three of the top-rated tires in the category.

  • Aug 16, 2012
    Video

    Tested: Ultra High Performance Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    BFGoodrich promises more performance with the new g-Force Sport COMP-2. Does it deliver? We did a Real World Road Ride and Performance Track Drive to find out by comparing the g-Force Sport COMP-2 with three popular options from the category: the Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport, Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 and Yokohama S.drive.