SAKAMOTO TIRES – Available in Soft or Medium compounds.
10×4.50-5 – This size is commonly used for the front tire on Junior and Adult rental karts.
11×6.00-5 – This size is commonly used as both the front and rear tires for electric indoor karts.
11×7.10-5 – This size is used as the rear tire for Adult rental karts.
Kart1 has spent the last 12 years testing tires and we believe we have found the best as far as performance, reliability and value. The Sakamoto CCT tire uses a revolutionary new rubber compound that drastically improves grip performance without sacrificing the life span of the tire. Average difference in time is about 1/2 a second per lap compared to other popular rental brands such as the Raptor or the Duro tire! Below are the sizes and different kart applications the Sakamoto CCT tire works with. Many rental kart centers are already making the switch to the Sakamoto Tire with fantastic results, such as; Tampa Bay GP, K1 Speed centers, Miramar Speed Circuit, Prokart indoor, F1 Outdoors, New Jersey Motorsports Park and many others. The Sakamoto CCT arrive and drive tire also works great with the Clone spec class outdoor karts as well.