Super Street Network

Due to the EU’s Global Data Protection Regulation, our website is currently unavailable to visitors from most European countries. We apologize for this inconvenience and encourage you to visit www.motortrend.com for the latest on new cars, car reviews and news, concept cars and auto show coverage, awards and much more.MOTORTREND.COM
 |   |   |  Top 5 R-Compound Tires - Fast Five
Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter

Top 5 R-Compound Tires - Fast Five

Our Top Five Picks for R-Compound Tires

May 15, 2013
Sstp 1304 05 o+the top r compound tires+italia laRagione tires Photo 1/5   |   Top 5 R-Compound Tires - Fast Five

Now that we've shed some light on the subject, we've made your tire shopping decisions easier by highlighting five of today's most popular R-compounds chosen by road racers like you. And what better way to make you look at these tires than throwing in new SS girl Italia LaRagione. Enjoy!

Italia LaRagione

Meet the young and beautiful Italia. She's a Filipino/Italian who's currently in school to one day become a teacher and mentor to underprivileged kids (Uhm...wouldn't mind being her student!—Staff). Besides studying, she's a music and book junkie. Closet nerd? Be still our hearts!

Facebook facebook.com/italialaragione
Instagram @italiafaith

BFGoodrich G-Force R1 (top)

Sizes: 15-18" (35 sizes)
UTQG: 40 B A
Contact: bfgoodrichtires.com

Sstp 1304 01 o+the top r compound tires+bfgoodrich g force r1 and michelin pilot sport cup Photo 2/5   |   SSTP-130400-PROD-

Michelin Pilot Sport Cup (bottom)

Sizes: 18-19" (20 sizes)
UTQG: 80 AA A
Contact: michelinman.com

Toyo R888

Sizes: 13-20" (43 sizes)
UTQG: 100 AA A
Contact: Toyotires.com

Sstp 1304 02 o+the top r compound tires+toyo r888 Photo 3/5   |   SSTP-130400-PROD-

Nitto NT01

Sizes: 14-18" (18 sizes)
UTQG: 100 AA A
Contact: Nittotire.com

Sstp 1304 03 o+the top r compound tires+nitto nt01 Photo 4/5   |   SSTP-130400-PROD-

Yokohama A048

Sizes: 15-18" (22 sizes)
UTQG: 60 AA A
Contact: Yokohamatire.com

Sstp 1304 04 o+the top r compound tires+yokohama a048 Photo 5/5   |   SSTP-130400-PROD-
Sam Du
By
839 Articles

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE HOW TO

Swapping out the VX's original drums for some del Sol Si rear disc brakes.
RodrezJan 15, 2019
Honda recently handed us the keys to a 2018 Si sedan. We'll have the car for the next 10 months and during that time we'll be making some changes all around while bringing you along for the ride with the progress
RodrezJan 4, 2019
It's amazing how much of an impact a seemingly basic maintenance procedure can have on the big picture—not only from the standpoint of performance but also of the safe operation of your vehicle.
Richard FongDec 31, 2018
Sleepers Speed Shop rebuilds a 3.0-liter horizontally opposed six-cylinder power plant.
Bob HernandezDec 17, 2018
A six-pack of items of which everyone should be conscientious
Richard FongDec 6, 2018
Sponsored Links

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
CLOSE X
BUYER'S GUIDE
SEE THE ALL NEW
NEWS, REVIEWS & SPECS
TO TOP