Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Continental PureContact with EcoPlus Technology

MUST READ! Winter driving experience! Vehicle: 2007 Cobalt SS Supercharged 17PSI LSD 5-Speed Manual. (Wisconsin)Winter experience: I am highly surprised with these tires, everyone was telling me I would not move a FWD with a 45 series tire. I completely disagree! These tires are incredible!! I have driven in snow up to 5 in the worst hilly area you could...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Michelin Pilot Super Sport

I have been stunned by this tire. Usually, you have to give up something to gain in another area. Once you get to a tire that performs at this level in the dry, it really stinks in the wet and wears out very quickly. SOMEHOW, Michellin has given us a tire that has incredible turn in, incredible dry grip, yet wears beyond belief (for a tire of this...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the BFGoodrich g-Force Rival

Recently installed these on gts viper haven't been on the track yet but so far on the street the car handles better rides better and more quite would consider these tires on any high performance car   Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Michelin Pilot Super Sport

Bought these to replace my m spec'd continentals that I swore lasted at best 8,000 miles. Great tire for dry traction, decent for rain but the tread life on these tires were even worse than the continentals, (7,000 miles) Now it's just the rears I'm talking about the fronts are still at 50%. This car is driven by my wife and is driven very easy so I can't...  Read More

Upgrade Your Vehicle's Performance with Brembo Brakes

Brembo is the brake component manufacturer many race teams, enthusiasts and daily drivers depend on to give their vehicle the increased braking performance they demand. To Brembo, racing is the most advanced experimental laboratory for assessing the success of its products. Teams equipped with Brembo brakes have won hundreds of automobile and motorcycle...  Read More

O.Z. Racing Challenge Now Available for Porsche and BMW

Originally an exclusive aftermarket wheel design for the Dodge Viper, O.Z. Racing has expanded the fitment offerings of their Challenge wheel line. Available in black or silver, this wheel is intended to be used in a track environment as it provides extra durability in tough conditions, and is also a great option for the street. The wheel is offered in the...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Pirelli P Zero Run Flat

OK. I live in Southern AZ so I don't have to worry about rain, snow and the rest. Just replaced my Perilli P-Zeros with the same kind. Why? Nothing out there is better. Even the new Dodge Viper (I read in a review) capable of reaching over 200 mph found that the P-Zero-Nero was the ONLY TIRE that cold stand up to the heaps of power that car is capable of....  Read More

Grand-Am Racing

I am going to the Grand-Am races at Mid Ohio on Saturday, June 19.  There will be all kinds of different cars in this series -- BMWs, Porsches, Mazdas, MINIs and more. Continental tire is the title sponsor for Grand-Am’s Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge event. They are running on true race tires, but the cars are as close to a street car as you can...  Read More

Project STR Gets a Suspension Upgrade

The next step for project STR is a suspension upgrade to replace the Mazda shocks and springs. We’ve settled on the KW Variant 3 Coil-Over system. It offers flexibility in adjustments, with separate controls for compression and rebound settings. Ride height is adjustable, too. All together, this system should do a good job helping to control the increased...  Read More

Michelin Performance Tires Featuring Pilot Sport PS2

The Michelin Pilot PS2 is one of those great tires that has been around for a long time.  Tire Rack Has Tested the PS2 four times since 2004.  The Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 has never ranked lower than 2nd with two 1st place finishes and two second place finishes.  Pilot Sport PS2 is used as an original equipment tire on some Audi, BMW, Dodge Viper, Ferrari,...  Read More

Hoosier R6 vs A6.. Which is better for me?

Have you often wondered which Hoosier race tire would work the best?  You are not alone!  Many racers have experimented from the A6 to the R6, and some  brave souls have sacrificed time and money to find out what applications could work best and get you around the track fastest. It is common knowledge that the R6 is more for track racing, while the A6 is...  Read More

It's time to take the venom out of buying Viper tires.

Sometimes, finding the right tire for your Viper can feel like a snake bite. Painful, to say the least. Fight back with the variety of Tire Rack shopping tools, all of which can produce a detailed list of Viper tires. Search by vehicle or tire size. Or, use our Tire Decision Guide.For example, if you drive a 2009 Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe with an O.E. size...  Read More