Toyo Tires Back to top
Proxes R888

Proxes R888

DOT Competition Tire

We built this next-generation DOT competition tire* for drivers who know what it means to really push a car. We’ve optimized its casing and tread design to maximize dry performance without losing wet traction, and to keep you fully under control in extreme driving situations. If your idea of fun includes road racing, track days, and high-performance driving schools, then the Proxes R888 is your tire.

*Caution: Recommended for competition events only.

  • Competition
  • Racing
  • Dry / Wet

View all Competition tires

x

Performance ratings

Compare similar tires
 
Dry PerformanceDry Performance
Wet PerformanceWet Performance
BrakingBraking
Tread LifeTread Life
Proxes R888 DOT Competition Tire
4.0
4.5
4.5
4.5
Proxes R1R Extreme Performance Summer Tire
5.0
5.0
0
2.0
Proxes RA1 DOT COMPETITION TIRE
3.5
5.0
4.5
5.0
Proxes RR DOT COMPETITION TIRE
4.5
0
4.5
4.0

Performance ratings scale is 1 to 5, with 5 being the best.

Features and benefits

Enhanced R-Compound Tread

  • Maximizes grip for better competitive handling and performance.

Unidirectional V-Shaped Tread Design

  • Increased tread area and limited void improve dry traction.
  • V-shaped grooves assist with wet traction.

Continuous Center Contact

  • Increases braking performance and dry traction.

Semi-Slick Shoulder Area

  • Improves grip for better steering response.

Stiff Bead Construction and Wider Tread Width

  • Increases cornering force for better competitive handling.

Sizes & Specifications

specifications

Setup & care

Toyo Tires recommends the following general setup guidelines for the Proxes R888:

  • Operating Temperature: 160°F to 220°F
  • Hot Inflation Pressures: 32 to 38 (psi)
  • Camber: -1° to -3°
  • Caster: As much positive as possible

Click here for Spec Miata setup guidelines.

For recommendations on proper use, handling and storage of this tire in colder climates, please click here.

Find Dealers Nearby

Dealers Nearby

{{dealer.distance}}mi {{dealer.name}}
{{dealer.streetAddrOne}}
{{dealer.streetAddrTwo}} {{dealer.streetAddrTwo}}
{{dealer.city}}, {{dealer.state}} {{dealer.zipOne}}-{{dealer.zipTwo}}
{{dealer.telephone}}
Directions

The last thing you want to do is worry about tires and ever changing grip levels. They are solid consistent performing tires and deliver the results you expect.

D3Cadillac, Signal Hill, California

WARRANTY

The Proxes R888 is covered by Toyo Tires' limited warranty. See warranty page for complete details.

high performance that never rests

User reviews