Pirelli’s P Zero Nero ultra-high-performance tires have been chosen by BRABUS for their new Tesla Roadster Sport project.  The exclusive customization program for the Tesla Motors, Inc. of California, and BRABUS Zero Emission is available for the world’s first electrically powered production sports car.

A custom-tailored BRABUS tire/wheel combination further improves handling characteristics.  BRABUS Monoblock S light-alloy wheels in size 7×18 front and 8.5×19 rear are fitted with Pirelli P Zero Nero 215/35ZR18 front and 255/35ZR19 rear tires.  Pirelli is a BRABUS technology partner, and developed the tires to deliver minimum rolling resistance.

P Zero Nero is the ultimate summer low profile tire designed for the ultra-high-performance market.  A winning combination of enhanced driving enjoyment, precise cornering, excellent grip and high resistance to aquaplaning.  The tires are designed with variable angle grooves to ensure high mechanical grip and are constructed of innovative tread compounds that deliver superior comfort, ride quality and performance in an asymmetric package.

Pirelli Tire North America designs, develops, manufactures and markets tires for passenger vehicles in both the original equipment and replacement markets as well as markets and distributes tires for motorcycle and motorsports. Located in Rome, Georgia, Pirelli’s Modular Integrated Robotized System (MIRS) employs state-of-the-art technology to manufacture tires for both export and domestic markets.  For more information please visit www.us.pirelli.com.