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Old 10-04-2012, 10:55 PM   #97
Bdave
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Originally Posted by M5chas View Post
So we are trying tires today. The suspension is currently at its highest setting. I can switch to different springs and gain some height at the back, but we all think the 285/30-18s should fit. Unfortunately then I am giving up sidewall, and as we all know traction is hard enough to gain with these cars and I am heading in the wrong direction. Will probably look more at Kenton's idea of mini flaring the rear fenders and going with a bigger tire once I get the car back.
There is one more option. Sell your 18's and get Apex 17's. You can run as big as a 315mm be less than 26 inches tall and still have nice 4 inch plus sidewall.
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