Compare 1989 Porsche 911 Tires

1989 Porsche 911 Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Porsche 911 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
1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera* Shop 245/45ZR16 Z PSI/44 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera* Shop 205/55ZR16 Z 29 PSI/ PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera* Shop 255/40ZR17 Z PSI/36 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera* Shop 205/50ZR17 Z 36 PSI/ PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera* Shop 225/50ZR16 Z PSI/44 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera* Shop 205/55ZR16 Z 36 PSI/ PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Speedster* Shop 255/40ZR17 Z PSI/36 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Speedster* Shop 205/50ZR17 Z 36 PSI/ PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4* Shop 225/50ZR16 Z PSI/44 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4* Shop 255/40ZR17 Z PSI/36 PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4* Shop 205/55ZR16 Z 36 PSI/ PSI
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4* Shop 205/50ZR17 Z 36 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera*

- Size: Shop 245/45ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/44 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera*

- Size: Shop 205/55ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera*

- Size: Shop 255/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera*

- Size: Shop 205/50ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera*

- Size: Shop 225/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/44 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera*

- Size: Shop 205/55ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Speedster*

- Size: Shop 255/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Speedster*

- Size: Shop 205/50ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4*

- Size: Shop 225/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/44 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4*

- Size: Shop 255/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4*

- Size: Shop 205/55ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/ PSI

1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 4*

- Size: Shop 205/50ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/ PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1989 Porsche 911

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  1989 Porsche 911 tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Porsche 911 tire options. Whether you need a tire that's designed to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View the tires Porsche recommends for 1989 911s, plus useful info about Porsche 911 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 Porsche 911 tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in Louisiana, you probably won't need studded snow tires anytime soon. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want Porsche 911 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. That way, they can maximize their Porsche 911's performance during both seasons. 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!

Your personal driving style is the next factor to consider. Do you enjoy challenging the limits of your Porsche 911? Going where no vehicle has gone before? 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 a tire that can handle 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 Porsche 911 tire that offers comfort, stability, and a quiet ride could be just what you need. Talk to a tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care for help choosing the best tire for you, or start shopping for Porsche 911 tires online. You can buy 1989 Porsche 911 tires online now!

Porsche 911 Tire Brands

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Porsche 911 tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for Porsche 911s always deliver! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a boundary-pusher from the get-go. Firestone saw a future in 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. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1989 Porsche 911s.

Bridgestone is another smart move for Porsche 911 tires. 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 remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, delivering outstanding tires, service, and more to drivers 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 1989 Porsche 911 and drive with peace of mind!

Porsche 911 Tire Rotation, Repair & More

Firestone Complete Auto Care installs more tires on more cars than most other companies. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. Shop 1989 Porsche 911 tires online and schedule an installation appointment. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 1989 Porsche 911

What tires are best for a 1989 Porsche 911? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Porsche 911.

Bridgestone Blizzak LM-25 RFT
Blizzak LM-25 RFT

  • Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Blizzak WS80

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

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A I RFT
Potenza RE050A I RFT

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE71R
Potenza RE71R

  • None
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza RE980AS
Potenza RE980AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S-04 PP
Potenza S-04 PP

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

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

Questions About 1989 Porsche 911 Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Porsche 911 tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check Porsche tire inflation? 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 tire sidewall numbers mean for my Porsche 911? 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 Porsche 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 Porsche 911 tires.

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