Maxxis VICTRA SPORT EV Wins a SEMA Best New Product Award

SEMA Award Best New Tire and Related Product 2023

Maxxis’ new tire for electric vehicles, the VICTRA SPORT EV, has won a SEMA Best New Product Award in the Tire and Related Product category. The award was announced on the second day of the internationally known trade show, which runs through November 4 in Las Vegas.

The Tire and Related Product category is one of 18 in SEMA’s annual contest, which honorsthe most innovative and cutting-edge automotive aftermarket products…Winners were selected based on a variety of factors that included superiority of innovation, technical achievement, quality and workmanship, consumer appeal and marketability and more.” SEMA chose this year’s winners from over 2,000 entries across all categories.

Specifically designed for EVs and available for purchase in the near future, the VICTRA SPORT EV is a summer ultra-high-performance tire which improves upon the OEM fitment. The engineering team focused on improving fuel economy and a longer tread life through a new-generation low rolling resistance EV compound. The VICTRA SPORT EV also offers a quieter, more comfortable ride with the help from our new Maxxis Silent technology. 


“We are thrilled to receive this award, and we want to thank SEMA for this honor. We’re also proud to be able to offer the VICTRA SPORT EV,” said Chris Jenkins, Automotive Programs & Marketing Manager at Maxxis. “This product is great for EV drivers, who’ll get a better ride and better mileage. Sustainability is also a priority for Maxxis, so we’re very pleased that this product is as good for our environment as it is for consumers. We want to thank the engineers who designed and tested the VICTRA SPORT EV for their skill and their hard work in creating this outstanding new tire.”


About Maxxis International

For over 50 years, Maxxis International has delivered high-quality tires to both original equipment and aftermarket customers. Maxxis offers products for automotive, light truck, motorcycle, ATV, bicycle, lawn & garden and industrial use. The company has operations in Asia, Europe and North America, and its products are distributed in approximately 180 countries. Maxxis International employs more than 30,000 people around the world. For more information, please visit