Find 2008 Mazda RX-8 Tires

2008 Mazda RX-8 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Mazda RX-8 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
2008 Mazda RX-8 Touring Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport* Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport* Shop 225/55R16 V 32 PSI/32 PSI
2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport* Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2008 Mazda RX-8 40th Anniversary Edition Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 Touring

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport*

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport*

- Size: Shop 225/55R16

- Speed Rating: V

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 Sport*

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2008 Mazda RX-8 40th Anniversary Edition

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

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

Recommended Tires for Your 2008 Mazda RX-8

What tires are best for a 2008 Mazda RX-8? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Mazda RX-8.

Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Blizzak LM-32

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • No warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone DriveGuard
DriveGuard

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE980AS
Potenza RE980AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S001
Potenza S001

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • No warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance

Buy Tires for 2008 Mazda RX-8

Finding the right tires can be quick and easy, especially when you have all the information you need to make a good decision. That's why you should come to see us when it's time to buy new tires for your 2008 Mazda RX-8. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Mazda RX-8 tire options. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Mazda-recommended tires for your 2008 RX-8, plus important information about Mazda RX-8 tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Your vehicle can't drive correctly without the correct tires. As one of our tire technicians, Brianna, explains, "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, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Mazda RX-8 tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in Florida, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. Somewhere like Colorado or even Kansas is a different story. You may want to invest in a set of Mazda RX-8 snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. Drivers in states that fully experience all four seasons often buy two sets of tires: one for winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their Mazda RX-8's performance during both seasons. Other drivers prefer the convenience of all-season tires. They make one trip to the tire shop and they're pretty much ready for rain, light snow, or sun!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you like taking your Mazda RX-8 far away from civilization? Adventuring where other vehicles can't? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. You'll want tires that can stand up to sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability on bumpy roads. But if you mostly drive around the city, a Mazda RX-8 tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Browse Mazda RX-8 tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 2008 Mazda RX-8 tires.

Tire Brands for Mazda RX-8s

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Mazda RX-8s. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Mazda RX-8s are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a passionate inventor from the start. Firestone recognized the overwhelming potential for automobile tires, so he started producing and testing 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 2008 Mazda RX-8s.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Mazda RX-8 tires. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company 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 is a global leader in rubber products and tire technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. In the words of founder Shojiro Ishibashi, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can buy superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 2008 Mazda RX-8 and drive with peace of mind!

Mazda RX-8 Tire Rotation, Repair & More

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! Buy 2008 Mazda RX-8 tires online and schedule your installation when it's convenient for you. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

2008 Mazda RX-8 Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Mazda RX-8 tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does Mazda tire inflation matter? 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 Mazda RX-8 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!
  • Can I check the tread depth on my Mazda tires at home? All you need is 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 Mazda RX-8 tires.

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