Wheels and Tires
Hey everybody, check out this cool story by CorvetteForum's own ALLTHROTTLE&NOBOTTLE:"I just got back from testing Michelin's Pilot Super Sport tires in Dubai! I had to keep this quite......... After a 14 hour flight we touched down in Dubai on 11/17 around 8pm. Then we had our formal introductions, met other “influencers” from around the globe and got to see the new tire. No Vette tires today...........but they are comingWe were there most of the
After selecting our winner for the Vossen wheels competition on CorvetteForum, we were provided with this brief commercial for Corvette owners who want to add some flavor to their tires. Many owners find that performance level and style increases with the right choice of wheels and rims for your Corvette's needs. Here is a quick one minute video featuring Vossen VVS-087 wheels and rims.
Aftermarket wheels are a great way to dress up your Chevrolet Corvette, but before buying your new wheels you should think about how these new wheels could impact the performance of your Vette. The method used to manufacture the wheel greatly impacts both the strength and the weight of the wheels, alterations that can affect the acceleration and handling of your Chevy V8.
The Goodyear Eagle F1 GS-2 EMT is an Ultra High Performance Summer radial designed specifically for the C6 Chevrolet Corvette base model. EMT stands for Extended Mobility Technology, which allows the tire to maintain its shape and drivability when the tire has a loss of air pressure. This provides a measure of safety, preventing violent blow outs at speed while also saving the space taken up by a traditional spare tire. The Goodyear Eagle F1
The Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar EMT (Extended Mobility Technology) is a Max Performance Summer radial designed to be the factory equipped tire for the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Extended Mobility Technology allows the tire to maintain its shape and drivability when the tire has a total loss of air pressure. This provides a measure of safety, preventing violent blow outs at speed while also saving the space taken up by a traditional spare tire. The
The Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 ZP (Zero Pressure) is a Max Performance Summer radial tire designed to be factory equipped for the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1. The Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 ZP is designed to provide the best possible dry traction for the Vette ZR-1; one of the highest performing Corvettes ever offered. The Zero Pressure capability allows the car to be driven safely in the event of a total air pressure loss.