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Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:17 pm

Fat 225/45's with rather nice 17" Alloys on my Audi

= lots and lots of grip  Smile
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:20 pm

28"

On my bicycle.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:21 pm

245/35/16's on my Calibra.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:22 pm

15's with police hubs on my lumina  Smile
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:24 pm

33x10.5 on 15" rims on my jeep


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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:39 pm

205/60/15 on my Mazda.

Plus they are black and round and made in Finland.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Fri Mar 10, 2006 11:49 pm

205/45/15 on my golf....plus a full size spare in the hatch.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:01 am

My 2006 Subaru Forester has 16-inch tires, 215/60 R 16 to be specific. My wife just bought a Mazda3 iTouring, and it has 17-inchers. I'm jealous  Smile
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:03 am

215/55 R16

Mitsubishi eclipse '98 GTS
 
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:07 am

Quoting PROSA (Reply 7):
and it has 17-inchers. I'm jealous Smile

That just means when it comes time to replace them your wallet with be a lot lighter.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:15 am

On my BMW I have 205/55VR16 Bridgestone Turanzas.

On my Yamaha, Bridgestone Battleax BT010, 180/55ZR17 on the back and 120/70ZR17 on the front.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:21 am

33" All terrains with 17" rims.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:24 am

205/50 R15 Alloys.  Smile
 
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:29 am

225/50 17" on our 5 series.
Tiny little ones on our 206.
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:38 am

BMW: 18": 225/40 on the front and 255/35 on the rear
Audi: 17": can't give u the size cos its not at home right now  silly 
Golf: 15": 195/50
 
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 1:39 am

205/55 16" on Alloy.

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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 1:46 am

Nissan Titank: Round rims with Black tires.

BMW 330i: Round rims with Black tires.

Tires and rims are over-rated and overpriced. Thanks to all the people that place so much bling emphasis on these components and have driven costs up and made more profits for the manufacturers of these simple items...
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 1:49 am

33 X 12.50 X 15 on the chevy
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 2:01 am

Quoting DesertJets (Reply 5):
Plus they are black and round and made in Finland.

Congrats! I've got fabulous bargain-corner Italian studded winter tires of a rather well-know "Stunner" brand. Were it not for my excellent driving skills I'd have wrecked the car a dozen times already.
 
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 2:16 am

Specialized Bighit - 26 x 2.95 frt, 24 x 2.95 rear, but getting Nokian Gazzaloddies soon, which are 3.2 inches wide. Thats on one of these- http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/760776/
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 2:30 am

Car: 185/60/14
Shitbox: 35/14.5/15
Work: 11/22.5
Yay Pudding!
 
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 9:07 am

235 40 18 on my Turbo Bug.

Great grip...nasty ride from Goodyears F1
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RE: Friday Thread - How Big Are Your Tyres?

Sat Mar 11, 2006 9:12 am

205/60 R14. Now if I could only find any of these to replace my tires these days

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