PROXES R888 Summer / Track Tires (168540) by Toyo® . 315/35ZR17, Speed Index 168 mph, Tire Weight 33 lbs. Ideal for road racing, track days and high performance driving schools, the Proxes R888 is the next-generation, street legal competition tire. In competition the R888's improvements in casing and tread design improve dry performance while maintaining wet traction and control.
- Supreme dry grip
- Reduced heat degradation
- Excellent cornering and braking characteristics
A competition radial, Proxes R888 has been developed to deliver maximum dry handling and quick lap times for racing events and track days. With continuous centre tread and wide shoulders, Proxes R888 offers enhanced track driving.
Cars contain more Toyo Tires know-how than you might think. Since the company's founding in 1945, they have been researching and manufacturing not only in the area of tires but also automotive technology, and chemical and industrial products. Within this diverse range, Toyo Tires consistently concentrates on their core and greatest passion: high performance tires. Here only the best is good enough for Toyo Tires. All over the world, the company drives its tires on countless test and race tracks. The experience of numerous motorsport events, from the Nurburgring 24 hours to the Dakar Rally flows into the future development of the high performance tires. In this way the company uses new developments and innovations in technology to create products able to meet the high demands of a premium brand.
Founded in 1966 and headquartered in Cypress, California, Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is focused on comprehensive sales, marketing, communications, and customer service for the Toyo Tires® brand in the United States. It is led by Mr. Tatsuo Mitsuhata and includes relationships with more than 2,000 independent tire dealers selling Toyo Tires products across the United States. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc., Toyo Tires distributes a complete line of premium replacement tires for high performance cars, luxury vehicles, light trucks, and SUVs as well as commercial trucks, buses, off-road vehicles, and construction applications. The commitment of Toyo Tires to innovation, quality, performance, and excellent customer service is unwavering and ongoing.