[BiturboS4] Toyo Proxes T1S

Michael Kuriger michael at isuzu-mods.com
Thu May 1 20:53:37 EDT 2003

road noise is hard to hear in the audi anyway.  it's a heavy well
insulated car.  i think it's a moot point.

FWIW, I have S03's on my 91 isuzu impulse RS and can't hear the tires
over the noise of the engine :-)  I still have the factory tires on the
audi since I've barely hit 10,000 miles on it


Ti Kan wrote:

>While we're on the subject of tires and tire noise, I remember
>that the Toyo Proxes T1S were highly recommended by some on this
>list as an alternative to the Bridgestone S-03.  How does the
>Proxes fare in terms of tread noise?  Is it better or worse
>than the S-03?  Or for that matter, when compared to the stock
>Pirelli P6000?
>I thought that the P6000 on my car are relatively noisy and
>wouldn't mind a quieter tire when time comes for a change.
>However, I wouldn't want to give up dry and wet adhesion
>to trade for lower noise, either.
>Your experiences on this matter are welcome.
>2003 A4 1.8T multitronic
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>1980 4000 2.0 5-sp
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