Find 1996 Chevrolet Corvette Tires

1996 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
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Collector's Edition* Shop P315/35ZR17 Z PSI/35 PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Collector's Edition* Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 35 PSI/ PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport* Shop P275/40ZR17 Z 35 PSI/ PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport* Shop P315/35ZR17 Z PSI/35 PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P255/45ZR17 Z 30 PSI/ PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P255/45ZR17 Z 35 PSI/ PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P285/40ZR17 Z PSI/30 PSI
1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base* Shop P285/40ZR17 Z PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Collector's Edition*

- Size: Shop P315/35ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Collector's Edition*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/ PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport*

- Size: Shop P275/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/ PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport*

- Size: Shop P315/35ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/35 PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P255/45ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 30 PSI/ PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P255/45ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 35 PSI/ PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P285/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/30 PSI

1996 Chevrolet Corvette Base*

- Size: Shop P285/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/35 PSI

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

Affordable 1996 Chevrolet Corvette Tires

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  1996 Chevrolet Corvette tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Chevrolet tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want a tire that's built to improve fuel economy, take tight corners, or handle off-road terrain, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Chevrolet-recommended tires for your 1996 Corvette, plus useful info 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.”

Apart from finding the right tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Chevrolet Corvette tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Chevrolet Corvette snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

When thinking about your driving conditions, consider where you live (mountains vs. city vs. countryside) and the kind of weather can catch you off-guard. (Watch out Tornado Alley!) 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 buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. 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 tires that can stand up to gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. 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 comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Browse Chevrolet Corvette tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You can buy 1996 Chevrolet Corvette tires online now!

Tire Brands for Chevrolet Corvettes

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Chevrolet Corvette tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Chevrolet Corvettes always deliver! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the get-go. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he began testing and producing truck, passenger, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Firestone Tires has been passionate about leading the industry since day one, thanks to Harvey Firestone's industrious spirit. Firestone now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 1996 Chevrolet Corvettes.

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 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi put it, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1996 Chevrolet Corvette and drive with peace of mind.

Installing Chevrolet Corvette Tires

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. We make it easy to buy new 1996 Chevrolet Corvette tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Recommended Tires for Your 1996 Chevrolet Corvette

What tires are best for a 1996 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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1996 Chevrolet Corvette Tire Q&A

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.

  • Is Chevrolet tire inflation important? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • What do the numbers on my Chevrolet Corvette tires mean? The numbers on your tire sidewall give you information about tire speed rating, traction, treadwear, tire size, and load carrying capacity. Chat with a tire technician to learn how to read the numbers on your Chevrolet tires!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Chevrolet tires at home? 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.

Chevrolet Corvette Tires Are Around the Corner

When it's time to buy new tires for your vehicle, turn to the skilled technicians at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Browse tires online and schedule an installation appointment today!