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      12-12-2012, 02:46 PM   #1
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Not really worried too much about price, would like to be 300-350 for rears, 250ish on fronts, 225/40/18 and 265/35/18 car should be in the 550whp range by spring only 510ish now I have had 2 sets of v12s and there are ok, I drive the car hard and take it to the 1/8 mile twice a month, want a good all around tire that I can run at both with OK wet grip
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      12-12-2012, 08:33 PM   #2
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Go with 235/40/18, 265/35/18 (depending on the wheel specs of course) - Sounds like the Michelin Pilot Super Sports is perfect for what you're looking for.
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      12-12-2012, 08:57 PM   #3
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as of right now i have 8s in the front and 9s in the back...although i do have my eye on a set of vmr wheels, 8.5/9.5
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vmr 701 8.5et35, 9/5et33 PSS 235/265, it's a good combo. previous owner of the set had the FFTEC single turbo, the set is still solid.
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