1998 Porsche Boxster Tires

1998 Porsche Boxster Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Porsche Boxster 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
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 255/40ZR17 Z PSI/36 PSI
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 205/50ZR17 Z 29 PSI/ PSI
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 265/35ZR18 Z PSI/36 PSI
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 225/50ZR16 Z PSI/36 PSI
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 205/55ZR16 Z 29 PSI/ PSI
1998 Porsche Boxster Base* Shop 225/40ZR18 Z 29 PSI/ PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 255/40ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 205/50ZR17

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/ PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 265/35ZR18

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 225/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: PSI/36 PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 205/55ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/ PSI

1998 Porsche Boxster Base*

- Size: Shop 225/40ZR18

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/ PSI

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

Buy Tires for 1998 Porsche Boxster

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  1998 Porsche Boxster tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for  Porsche Boxster tires for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View the recommended tires for your 1998 Porsche Boxster, plus useful info about Porsche Boxster tire pressure, tire size, and speed rating. 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.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new Porsche Boxster 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 Porsche Boxster snow tires for one part of the year, and all-season tires for the rest of the year.

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!) Many drivers who live in states that experience all four seasons choose to purchase two sets of tires: one set for winter, one set for summer. It's one of the best ways to maximize their Porsche Boxster's safety and performance from January to December. 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 Porsche Boxster? 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 a tire that can handle sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability on bumpy roads. But if you plan on sticking around town, a Porsche Boxster 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 Boxster tires online. You're only a click or two away from a new set of 1998 Porsche Boxster tires.

Good Tire Brands for Porsche Boxsters

You have so many options when it comes to tire brands that work for Porsche Boxsters. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Porsche Boxsters are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone started the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, OH. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone saw a future in automobile tires, so he began testing and producing passenger, truck, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 1998 Porsche Boxster.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Porsche Boxster tires, too. 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! It remains a global leader in tire technology and rubber products, [content-1-text-7-4] The company is a global leader in rubber products and tire 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 find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1998 Porsche Boxster and drive with peace of mind.

Porsche Boxster Tire Installation & Rotation

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! We make it easy to buy new 1998 Porsche Boxster 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 1998 Porsche Boxster

What tires are best for a 1998 Porsche Boxster? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Porsche Boxster.

Bridgestone Blizzak LM-25 RFT
Blizzak LM-25 RFT

  • Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak LM-60 RFT
Blizzak LM-60 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

1998 Porsche Boxster Tire Q&A

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

  • Is Porsche tire inflation important? 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.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Porsche Boxster tires? 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 Porsche tire tread depth? 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 Boxster tires.

Get Tires for Your Porsche Boxster

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