All you need now is the right tyre

Porsche AG recently conducted sufficient modern tyre formula testing to issue a new report on modern tyres on classic Porsche models. The report covers all models but Ive exerpted the 928 details here.

 

Michelin Pilot Sport 2


Michelin Pilot Sport 2

928

Size RO Axles Tyre Size Tyre Brand and Tread Designation Spec Dry Wet Vehicles
7Jx16 65 FA/RA 225/50 ZR16 Pirelli P-Zero Asimetrico N3 ++ ++ 928 78 - 82 models
        Bridgestone Expedia S-01 N2 0 + 928S 80 - 86 models
        Bridgestone Potenza S-02 N3 ++ +++  
        Continental ContiSportContact N1 ++ +++  
        Michelin SX MXX3 N2 + +  
        Michelin Pilot Exalto PE2 N0 0 +++  
                 
7Jx16 65 FA 225/50 ZR16 Michelin SX MXX3 N2 +++ ++ 928 GT 89-92
        Bridgestone Expedia S-01 N2 ++ ++ 928 S4 CS GT 89
        Bridgestone Potenza S-02 N3 + +++  
        Continental ContiSportContact N1 +++ +++  
8Jx16 52.3 RA 245/45 ZR16 Michelin SX MXX3 N2 +++ ++  
        Bridgestone Expedia S-01 N2 ++ ++  
        Bridgestone Potenza S-02 N3 + +++  
        Continental ContiSportContact N1 +++ +++  
                 
7.5Jx17 65 FA   Bridgestone Potenza S-02 N3 +++ + 928 S4, CS, GT 89, GTS
        Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 N3 ++ ++  
9Jx17 55 RA   Bridgestone Potenza S-02 N3 +++ +  
        Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 N3 ++ ++  


Key: 0 = satisfactory; + = good; ++ = very good; +++ = excellent
Note: Only tyres of the same make, with the same specification code (N0,N1,N2,N3) may be used on a vehicle