[A4] The dreaded tire thread

JP jp at tulane.edu
Tue Jun 1 13:03:13 EDT 2004

Thanks for the input.  I'm going to go with the stock sizes. 


-----Original Message-----
From: Quincy Chiang [mailto:b5quattro at shaw.ca] 
Sent: Tuesday, June 01, 2004 11:26 AM
To: jp at tulane.edu
Cc: A4
Subject: Re: [A4] The dreaded tire thread

Like others have said, 205/55-16 should be enough, just get a good Z-rated
summer tire.  In terms of looks, yeah I think 225 will look a little puffy
since those wheels are only 7" wide.


----- Original Message -----
From: JP <jp at tulane.edu>
Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004 9:25 am
Subject: [A4] The dreaded tire thread

> Hi.  I hate to start this thread, but here it goes.
> I'm thinking about putting some Bridgestone RE950s on my 99 2.8.  
> I can't
> decide whether to leave the tire sizes stock or to put slightly 
> wider tires
> on - say 215/55 or 225/55(50).  Will I realistically gain anything 
> puttingthe wider tires on (street use only)?  I've got the 7 spoke 
> rims on the car
> now, and according to an AudiWorld thread, the 225s look puffy on 
> theserims.  Any opinions?
> Thanks,
> JP
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