Summer Tire Showdown

Friday, March 25, 2011 by Colin .
Two popular Max Performance Summer tires are being replaced this year, the Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 and the Bridgestone RE050A Pole Position. Listed below are the two tires and their replacements:

Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 Michelin Pilot Super Sport
Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 Michelin Pilot Super Sport

Benefits & Features of the Pilot Super Sport:
  • Better handling inspired by the same engineering that has powered 13 consecutive victories at 24 Hours of Le Mans
  • Pilot Super Sport tires are comparatively light, with weight savings of up to 10% when compared to tires of similar dimensions.
  • Superior performance at very high speeds and in wet conditions
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A Pole Position Bridgestone S-04 Pole Position
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A Pole Position Bridgestone S-04 Pole Position

Benefits & Features of the S-04 Pole Position:
  • Improved wet and dry handling
  • Tuned to minimize block deformation during braking
  • Contact footprint has been optimized for even contact pressure across entire tread surface
  • Advanced pattern design helps to minimize noise
Testing of each new tire will begin this spring!

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