TireRack.com: Best in Extreme Performance Summer 2019

  1. Hankook Ventus R-S4 Z232 - Winner Recommended

    Great tire for track and auto crossing. Dry performance and treadwear is pretty good.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance  
    78 37
  2. Yokohama ADVAN Neova AD08R

    The AD08R is an excellent all-around extreme performance summer tire.Tyres are great at braking and turn in is much better compared to conventional tyres.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    76 27
  3. Dunlop Direzza ZII Star Spec

    The tires perform excellent in dry handling, and even performed quite well at two autocross events. The extra-stiff sidewalls add instant turn response and hold the car during sharp cornering.

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    74 36
  4. Falken Azenis RT615K+

    The RT615k+ feels great after the initial layer of compound and release had worn off the traction on and off the course has been great. On the track they get to temp quick and keep at the optimum temps with little to no overtemps.

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    N/A 29
  5. Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R Recommended

    Very predictable grip, lots of feedback, and they will take the constant heat and abuse of endurance racing.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort   Treadwear  
    73 44
  6. BFGoodrich g-Force Rival S Recommended
    Dry Traction   Steering Response   Cornering Stability  
    N/A 21
  7. Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 3
    Dry Traction   Steering Response   Cornering Stability  
    N/A 5
  8. Bridgestone Potenza RE070

    This tire is solid all the way around in dry weather. Strong sidewall feel in corners .

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Wet Performance   Comfort  
    68 13
  9. Kumho Ecsta V720

    These tires do not break traction at all under dry condition, they are extremely sticky. Wet condition is also very impressive.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Treadwear   Comfort  
    65 24
  10. Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperCar G:2

    These are a terrible autocross tire though. They need very high temps to work, and unless you've got wicked ambient heat at the autocross, you just aren't going to get any traction out of these.

    Dry Performance   Comfort   Treadwear   Wet Performance  
    67 17
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Date added
Sep 06, 2019
Date updated
Feb 05, 2020