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Old 07-05-2008, 11:32 AM   #1
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I was going to try to keep my current 615s for the rest of the summer, but that just isn't going to happen. I think I ran something over, but they are done for.

I wanted to try out the new Direzza Z1 tires, but they are sold out in both 235/40-17 and 245/40-17. These will be going on 17"-8" Rotas, btw. They do have 235/45 and 245/45s in stock, though. I am not sure I want that much sidewall.

Other options would be the Hankook Ventus RS2 in either 235/40 or 245/40, or another set of RT-615s in 235/40.

This is mostly daily driving, occasional autocross, and I want to do some track time, but I haven't yet and probably won't for a while. I would say that if one of these were to last noticably longer than another, it would probably get my vote.
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Old 07-05-2008, 06:28 PM   #2
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This forum isn't seeing much action today.

I had to *gasp* make up my own mind without any Nasioc input. Well, aside from all the searching that I did.

Ended up going with the RT-615s in 235/40-17.
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