2009 Mazda RX-8 Tires

Mazda RX-8 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!

2009 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
2009 Mazda RX-8 Touring Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2009 Mazda RX-8 Sport Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2009 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring Shop 225/45R18 W 32 PSI/32 PSI
2009 Mazda RX-8 R3 Shop 225/40R19 W 32 PSI/32 PSI

2009 Mazda RX-8 Touring

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2009 Mazda RX-8 Sport

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2009 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: W

- Inflation F/R: 32 PSI/32 PSI

2009 Mazda RX-8 R3

- Size: Shop 225/40R19

- 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 2009 Mazda RX-8

What tires are best for a 2009 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

Get the Right Tires for 2009 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 one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  2009 Mazda RX-8 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for Mazda tires in all sizes, for all seasons. Whether you want tire that's made to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find affordable tires that get the job done.

View Mazda-recommended tires for your 2009 RX-8, plus helpful 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.”

Beyond the correct 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. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Mazda RX-8 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 set for winter, one set for summer. It's a smart way to capitalize on Mazda RX-8'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 enjoy challenging the limits of your Mazda RX-8? Hitting the road less traveled? If you're a diehard off-roader, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't leave the paved path. 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 in irregular road conditions. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Mazda RX-8 tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you, or get started by browsing tires that fit your vehicle. You can buy 2009 Mazda RX-8 tires online now!

Tire Brands for Mazda RX-8s

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Mazda RX-8 tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Mazda RX-8 Firestone tires are tires you can count on. The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1900 in Akron, Ohio by Harvey Firestone. He was a passionate inventor from the get-go. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he began testing and producing farm, truck, and passenger 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 now makes about 8,000 different tires for all kinds of vehicles — including tires for 2009 Mazda RX-8s.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Mazda RX-8 tires, too. In 1931, Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan. In 1990, the company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. 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, 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 2009 Mazda RX-8 and drive with peace of mind.

Mazda RX-8 Tire Installation & Rotation

We sell tires, but we also service them and care for all the around-the-wheel components. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! We make it easy to buy new 2009 Mazda RX-8 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.

2009 Mazda RX-8 Tire Q&A

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 check Mazda tire inflation? A small decrease in tire pressure can have a big impact on your driving. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help improve braking time, increase fuel economy, and boost tire lifespan.
  • 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!
  • Is there an easy way to check Mazda tire tread depth? 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 Mazda RX-8 tires.