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Re: Tires (Mail Order) (fwd)
Hi Paul/Dan (anyone hanging around),
> Also if someone could reccomend a good tire I'd appreciate it. My car is not
> a quattro, but I drive on mountain roads a lot (I live in the mountains). I
> have found that any tire not rated H or better just doesn't last more than
> 15K miles. In winter we recieve 60-100 inches of rain so wet traction
> is a must.
I have been *very* happy with BFG Comp T/As, in all their evolutionary
iterations, over a *long* period of time, and over three cars, including
the Syncro (currently wearing 195-60 HR-4 14 Comp T/As). These are the *only*
tires I've ever gotten 20K miles from (others commonly report 40K), and I think
they're fantastic in the wet as well as the dry!
'77 Feline Varmint, Felix, Gray
'86 Carrera Cabriolet, Indischrot
'87 Syncro (Stealth Quattro) Alpenweiss