Eagle F1 Directional 5 is a tyre for the sports car enthusiast that wants not only plenty of control from the tyre but also a tread pattern that compliments the carâ€™s performance-oriented attitude and style. The Eagle F1 Directional 5 is also recommended for sports driving enthusiasts and even drift enthusiasts who want a highly responsive tyre. Thanks to continuous and solid shoulder lines of the Directional 5, the tyre offers maximum rigidity, according to Goodyear. Born of racing heritage, new Goodyear Eagle F1 Directional 5 comes with SportGrip Technology to give precise handling and responsive grip in challenging conditions. Key Features and Benefits: SportGrip Technology – combining Solid Centre and Shoulder Ribs with an Advanced Racing Compound provides superb grip and handling. Closed Shoulder Tread Design – encourages improved wear patterns over time to reduce overall noise emissions for a quieter ride. Optimised Cavity Shape – provides a square footprint and even pressure distribution for increased road contact, improving grip and wear patterns. Successor to the Eagle F1 GS-D3, showcasing the traditional V-Tred pattern design. It offers high levels of traction, with SportGrip Technology, and a unique and sporty design. V-Tred pattern design – offers high wet-weather grip which disperses water away and out of the tread pattern as fast as possible, reducing the chance of aqua-planing and shortening wet-surface braking distances. Goodyearâ€™s own tests are said to have shown considerable improvements in braking on wet and dry surfaces and in handling tests than the tyreâ€™s Eagle F1 GS-D3 predecessor. The Goodyear Eagle F1 Directional 5 is available in stores in sizes ranging from 16 inches to 19 inches for most passenger cars.