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Sharkbait
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Try Again (New Tires)

Post by Sharkbait » Sat Jan 27, 2018 5:10 pm

Replacing my old Toyo Proxy 1's.
I have been considering BFG G Force Sport Comp 2 or Conti Extreme Contact Sport.
Only interested in a summer performance tire not an all season.
My wheels are 16' BBS. Michelin no longer makes a 16" Super Sport however BFG is basically the same thing.
Havent replaced rubber in a while so not to sure of the market/products.
Any experienced comments are appreciated.

Thx, Iain

PS Does a new member need to make a certain amount of posts before a picture will be accepted?
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Re: Try Again (New Tires)

Post by GRNSHRK » Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:25 pm

Moderator here...

I don't think there is a minimum of posts required before you can post pix, but I can check with Brian, Big Coupe admin =D>

There is a limit to the file size however, can you please try and reduce the file size :-k
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Re: Try Again (New Tires)

Post by cgswift » Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:54 pm

In the days when my wallet was visibly much thinner, I purchased a set of Kumho SPTs. I was quite impressed with them until my LSD ate them. They were ridiculously inexpensive ten years ago as compared to the big name brands. Toph
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Re: Try Again (New Tires)

Post by Da_Hose » Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:05 pm

For high end summer, Michelin Pilot sport, or Dunlop Direzza are awesome.

I like the Pilot AS3's for all season.

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