Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT

Dry Grip 84%
Wet Grip 73%
Road Feedback 73%
Handling 75%
Wear 62%
Comfort 63%
Buy again 50%

The Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT is a Max Performance Summer tyre designed to be fitted to Passenger Car

This tyre replaced the Dunlop SP Sport 01

This tyre has been replaced by the Dunlop SportMaxx RT

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Tyre review data from 48 tyre reviews averaging 69% over 496,560 miles driven.

Latest Group Test Results

2011 Auto Zeitung Max Performance Tyre Test - 3rd of 14 tyres

  • Overall - The agile Sport Maxx TT speaks to the sporty driver

2011 Autobild Max Performance Summer Tyre Test - 7th of 10 tyres

  • Positive - Good tires balanced without ups and downs, good aquaplaning safety reserves and short braking distances on wet and dry roads.
  • Negative - Slightly less grip in wet conditions, moderate ride comfort.

2011 AMS Ultra High Performance Tyre Test - 6th of 11 tyres

  • Overall - Joint with the Fulda, only the wet bias puts the TT ahead
Size Fuel Wet Noise Weight
195/55 R16 87V *RSC E B 66 10.36kgs
195/55 R16 87W XL *RSC E B 66 10.32kgs
205/55 R16 91W XL * C C 67 8.86kgs
245/40 R17 91W XL *RSC E C 67 12.30kgs
215/45 R17 91Y XL   F C 71 9.98kgs
225/45 R17 91W XL *RSC E C 68 10.90kgs
225/45 R17 91W XL MO C B 70 8.75kgs
225/45 R17 91Y XL MO C B 70 8.86kgs
255/45 R17 98W XL *RSC C C 67 13.00kgs
225/50 R17 94W XL *RSC E C 67 12.76kgs
235/55 R17 103W XL   B B 68 11.54kgs
235/55 R17 99Y   C C 70 10.99kgs
225/60 R17 99V XL * F B 69 13.19kgs
225/60 R17 99V XL *RSC F C 69 15.10kgs
225/40 R18 92W XL   E B 68 10.55kgs
215/45 R18 89W XL   E C 68 10.30kgs
245/50 R18 100W   C B 70 13.70kgs
245/50 R18 100W XL   E B 70 14.96kgs

Questions and Answers for the Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT

2016-04-07 - I have a Ford Focus that recommends 31psi for my Dunlop 235/40 18ZR tyres. The supplier recommended 35 psi as they are low profile .any suggestions on what are the best pressures

The Ford pressure will have been recommended based on a low profile tyre for that particular vehicle, but it doesn't always mean it's correct for your driving style. We'd suggest trying both pressures and seeing which you prefer, all while keeping an eye on the tyre to ensure it is wearing evenly at your chosen pressure.

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Size Price Range  
215/45 R18 £112.32 - £134.90 (7 Prices) Compare Prices >>
225/40 R18 £78.00 - £78.00 (1 Prices) Compare Prices >>
225/45 R17 £69.00 - £102.89 (22 Prices) Compare Prices >>
225/50 R17 £121.00 - £141.67 (4 Prices) Compare Prices >>
Available in 12 tyre sizes - View all.

Top Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT Review

Given 81% while driving a Mazda 3 Series (215/45 R18) on a combination of roads for 16,000 average miles
came on new mazda3 2014
they are pretty good
now with more than 20000 km if you push the car
they start show the wear of the tire if they come a bit hot (more than normal)
im very please with the over all performance and i was going to buy again if they was a bit more silent.
86 - tyre reviewed on March 28, 2015   

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Given 44% while driving a Audi A6 Avant 2.0TDI (245/45 R17) on a combination of roads for 5,000 average miles
You need a column for appears. The appearance of these tyres is HORRIBLE. Picture a formal one car bulge out the side of the tyre, no fancy grip design, just straight lines and a big bulging stupid looking tyre. I never thought appearance of a tyre would matter to me until i seen these ugly ass tyres. The Grip looks so basic that im worried about driving in wet with them. AVOID. Not worth the money.
1 - tyre reviewed on July 24, 2020   
Mazda (215/45 R18) on a combination of roads for 0 average miles
Well originally fitted on Mazda 3 BN 25SP GT Hatch, so fare lasted 32.5K Miles and still going pass the service and expected to last for another 4.3K making over 37K Miles in total, think that is a good score as I'm heavy footer when to comes driving, accelerating and cornering. Have to say I did put nitrogen from begging and think it make a different.
11 - tyre reviewed on March 15, 2019   
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Given 57% while driving a Mazda 3 Series (215/45 R18) on a combination of roads for 20,000 average miles
These are the Mazda 3 stock tyres.

Poor dry grip, enough for average driving in highways but not recommended for spirited driving.
On wet conditions are a completely disaster, dangerous on sharp curves, very poor braking and handling.
Average comfort, bad fuel consumption and very expensive for what these tyres offer.

Not recommended at all.
1 - tyre reviewed on August 21, 2018   
Given 47% while driving a BMW 328i (225/50 R17 W) on a combination of roads for 6,000 easy going miles
Runflats fitted to BMW 328i (2013). Noisy, harsh ride, poor handling and steering. Grip was OK when fully warmed up in the dry but not good in the wet. Overall, the performance was so bad that I scrapped the tyres after 6000 miles even though plenty of tread left. Michelin non-runflat are much nicer in all respects.
7 - tyre reviewed on March 14, 2018   

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