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Old 07-27-2002, 12:20 PM   #1
Storm Racing
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Default 225 vs 205

Anyone try to see the difference between running 225/45/17 vs the stock 205/55/16?

I am curious to see if the wider tire would run slower times.

Thanks

Tony
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Old 07-27-2002, 03:28 PM   #2
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uhhhhhh. depends on your set up. you dont get bigger tires unless you need the traction.

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Old 07-27-2002, 11:53 PM   #3
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I ran fastest on the stock 16" loaded to 40 psi (I got that from another i-clubber and it worked).

17" Rota Subzeros ran slower every time no matter what pressure.

My experiance.
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