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Old 05-13-2014, 07:05 PM
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tires recommended

cant really get any good ideas when researching. just trying to figure out what tires work amazing for driving on paths with long wide curves and straight aways that turn into a sharp turn. please advice
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Uh...


You mean, like tires with grip?
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Old 05-14-2014, 02:34 AM
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Sorry I ment drifting..stupid auto correct...really gotta start reading what I wrote before I post it
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Just get some good tires for the front, and some cheap tires for the rear like some federals.
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I have a hunch that if you have to ask about what tires to purchase for drifting, you shouldn't be drifting... Just my thought.
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Old 05-20-2014, 09:11 PM
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im running federals right now but i still grip way too much on dry street. fyi ninja thats y im asking what tires are better. i might just c if old tires from this grage that gives away free tires will work. i only need them for the tracks anyways. thanks chuck
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Just find and use the cheapest or free tires you can find, thats what i do with no problems. Once normal tires get hot drifting they all feel the same sideways to me!! Have fun!! (:
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Yeah I managed to get three sets of free tires today from the garage on base in my town..had allot of fun at thetracks..I think I'll just stick to the free tires haha
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Wow good info
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You should tell us which car are you driving, it is better to figure it out to pick good tires for your car
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I'm running fallen azenis in the rear and hankook ventus v12 in the front. Both have pretty good grip so I pump up the falkens when I wanna get a little sideways
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