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Old 09-16-2009, 07:25 AM   #1
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Old 09-16-2009, 09:50 PM   #2
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Hey, at least 2 National events were won on RS-2's in 2006.....Keith Casey in STS2 at the San Diego National Tour, and James Wilson in the same car ('89 RX-7 GTUs) at the Fontana ProSolo.

At least they are good for.........wait, scratch that, they are'nt even good daily drivers hahaha


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Old 09-16-2009, 09:53 PM   #3
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Hey, at least 2 National events were won on RS-2's in 2006.....Keith Casey in STS2 at the San Diego National Tour, and James Wilson in the same car ('89 RX-7 GTUs) at the Fontana ProSolo.

At least they are good for.........wait, scratch that, they are'nt even good daily drivers hahaha


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James you know they will work for some slow driving
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Old 09-16-2009, 10:28 PM   #4
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Yeah, they suck. I hated them on my old S2000......
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Old 09-16-2009, 10:45 PM   #5
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Suck with lots of camber braking, but great performance street tire for the price IMO.
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Old 09-17-2009, 07:04 AM   #6
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great performance street tire for the price IMO.
Agreed. Fantastic DD tire.
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Old 09-17-2009, 01:41 PM   #7
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I just bought two for the front of my GTO. At $99 a tire, what's not to love!
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Old 09-18-2009, 08:44 AM   #8
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How are the RS3s?
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Old 09-18-2009, 12:56 PM   #9
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SportsCar did a street tire test in their last issue and they liked the RS3s, not as good as Star Specs or RE-11s but right behind them IIRC.
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Old 09-18-2009, 04:08 PM   #10
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Damn, all kinds of hate on the RS2s! I like some others better, too, but they're still pretty good.
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Old 09-18-2009, 09:48 PM   #11
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SportsCar did a street tire test in their last issue and they liked the RS3s, not as good as Star Specs or RE-11s but right behind them IIRC.
SS and RE11s aren`t in the right size for the miata project!
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Old 09-30-2009, 03:00 AM   #12
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Bump. I didn't like the RS2's on my miata, but at $71 ea 245/45/17 I'm giving 'em a shot for street tires.

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Old 09-30-2009, 03:46 AM   #13
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wow i'm amazed at the negative comments on these. maybe it is because they were the first summer tires i've ever owned but they felt great as DD street wheels.
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Old 09-30-2009, 05:22 PM   #14
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I liked them much better than the Toyo T1S and Kumho MX.
They are sticky but not as good as a top of the line street tire.
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Old 09-30-2009, 08:00 PM   #15
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wow i'm amazed at the negative comments on these. maybe it is because they were the first summer tires i've ever owned but they felt great as DD street wheels.
It's because most folks in here are comparing them to the tippy top of the street tire heap. They're still better than most summer tires out there.
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