TireRack.com: Best in Ultra High Performance Summer 2019

TireRack.com: Best in Ultra High Performance Summer
  1. Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 - Winner Recommended
    Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
    Passenger · Summer · 2016 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    The Firehawk Indy 500 is a tire for drivers of sports cars, who want to maximize sport driving pleasure through racing-inspired technology. They ride very smooth and quiet. The dry and wet traction is very good.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort   Noise  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Americas Americas · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    82 43
  2. Falken Azenis FK510 Recommended
    Falken Azenis FK510
    Passenger · Summer · 2016 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Noise   Hydroplaning Resistance   Ride Quality   Wet / Dry Traction   Cornering Stability  
    Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    79 60
  3. General G-Max RS Recommended
    General G-Max RS
    Passenger · Summer · 2017 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Noise   Ride Quality   Wet / Dry Traction   Hydroplaning Resistance   Cornering Stability   Treadwear  
    Americas Americas
    82 27
  4. Riken Raptor ZR
    Riken Raptor ZR
    Passenger · Summer · 2011 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    The Raptor ZR is a tire for the drivers of sporty coupes and sport sedans looking to combine responsive steering and performance-focused handling in an attractive package. Also these tires ride really quite.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort   Noise  
    Northern America Northern America · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    80 18
  5. BFGoodrich g-Force Sport Comp-2
    BFGoodrich g-Force Sport Comp-2
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    This tire is a very good all-around tire without sacrificing performance and driving stability.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance  
    Americas Americas · Oceania Oceania
    75 29
  6. Dunlop Direzza DZ102
    Dunlop Direzza DZ102
    Passenger · Summer · 2014 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    These tires are quiet and have a very nice ride, even on a car with an aggressive suspension set up.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    72 31
  7. Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport
    Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport
    Passenger · Summer · 2008 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    The Potenza RE760 Sport is a tire for drivers of sports cars, who want to maximize sport driving pleasure without abandoning treadwear.

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    Asia Asia · Americas Americas · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    82 21
  8. Kumho Ecsta PS31
    Kumho Ecsta PS31
    Passenger · Summer · 2015 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Dry Traction   Ride Quality  
    Americas Americas · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    74 25
  9. Yokohama S.Drive
    Yokohama S.Drive
    Passenger · Summer · 2005 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Good overall summer performance tire that gives good grip and confidence in the wet.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    Asia Asia · Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    71 21
  10. Bridgestone Expedia S-01
    Bridgestone Expedia S-01
    Passenger · Summer · Passenger - Max Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    These tires are for driving enthusiasts who want a combination of a performance appearance, crisp handling and durability along with dry and wet traction.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort   Treadwear  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    73 17
  11. Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season
    Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season
    Passenger · All Season · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Very quiet, noticeably softer construction for a smooth ride and great traction in dry and wet conditions.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Comfort  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    77 32
  12. Bridgestone Potenza RE010
    Bridgestone Potenza RE010
    Passenger · Summer · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Great for street driving, if you don't mind noise, harsh ride quality, and feeling the road.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Treadwear  
    Northern America Northern America
    66 14
  13. Dunlop SP Sport 01
    Dunlop SP Sport 01
    Passenger · Summer · 2005 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Wet and dry grip is really good. Turns and corners even in boost without slipping speaks really well for them.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Treadwear  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Sub-Saharan Africa Sub-Saharan Africa · Oceania Oceania
    62 26
Year
2019
Source of information
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Max Score, points
100
Season
Summer
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Top Chart
Region
Northern America
Date added
Sep 06, 2019
Date updated
May 14, 2020