Find 1988 Chevrolet Corvette Tires

1988 Chevrolet Corvette Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Chevrolet Corvette tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
1988 Chevrolet Corvette 35th Anniversary Edition Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P255/50ZR16 Z 35 PSI/35 PSI
1988 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Corvette 35th Anniversary Edition

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P255/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

1988 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/35 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Get the Right Tires for 1988 Chevrolet Corvette

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 1988 Chevrolet Corvette. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Chevrolet Corvette tire options. Whether you want a tire that's built to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View Chevrolet-recommended tires for your 1988 Corvette, plus helpful information about Chevrolet Corvette tire size, speed rating, and tire pressure. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "You want to find the correct size for your tire. It matters in alignments and keeping your vehicle driving the way it’s supposed to.”

Beyond the correct tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Chevrolet Corvette tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Washington state or Montana is a different story, though. If you live in a state with some extreme seasonal shifts, you might want to switch between winter tires and all-season tires for the best performance.

Think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience when evaluating your driving conditions. It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for summer and one for winter. It's a smart way to capitalize on Chevrolet Corvette's performance and safety throughout the year. Other drivers prefer to purchase one all-season set to limit trips to the tire shop and make sure their vehicle is prepared in the rain, sleet, snow, or sun!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you like taking your Chevrolet Corvette far away from civilization? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? If you're an avid off-roader who yearns to pioneer new paths, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't hit the hills very often. You'll want strong tires that can take on dirt, gravel, stone, sand, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability in irregular road conditions. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Chevrolet Corvette tire that offers low rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency might be exactly what you want. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Chevrolet Corvette tires online. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 1988 Chevrolet Corvette tires.

Chevrolet Corvette Tire Brands

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Chevrolet Corvette tire brands for you to choose from. Two of them are Firestone and Bridgestone. Firestone tires for Chevrolet Corvettes always deliver! The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he started producing and testing truck, passenger, and farm tires. The company can be credited for introducing the first all-rubber, non-skid tire in 1908! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1988 Chevrolet Corvette.

Bridgestone is another top choice for Chevrolet Corvette tires. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 55,000 employees and 50 production facilities throughout the Americas. The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1988 Chevrolet Corvette and drive with peace of mind!

Installing Chevrolet Corvette Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your one-stop shop for tire installation, rotation, and ongoing maintenance! We make it easy to buy new 1988 Chevrolet Corvette tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1988 Chevrolet Corvette

What tires are best for a 1988 Chevrolet Corvette? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Chevrolet Corvette.

Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

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  • Summer
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Questions About 1988 Chevrolet Corvette Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Chevrolet Corvette tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Chevrolet tire inflation matter? Even a tiny decrease in tire pressure could impact your safety and fuel economy. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan.
  • What do the numbers on my Chevrolet Corvette tires mean? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Chevrolet tires? Stay on top of your tire tread depth to help avoid a dangerous drive. You can check tread depth with a penny. Hold the penny so that Abraham Lincoln is facing you, then place your penny into a tread groove upside down. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new Chevrolet Corvette tires.

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