[V8] Tire Recommendations w/UFOs?

Kent McLean kentmclean at mindspring.com
Sun Aug 14 08:31:39 EDT 2005

jason.carey at riverrestoration.org wrote:
> I have the Nokian WR's with 40,000 
> miles on them and highly recommend (no studs needed) them except for 
> one fact.  The Nokian doesn't make 215/60/15 size.  I have been running 
> the 205/65/15 size, but they look a little narrow on the car.  The small size 
> handles fine so this may be a image thing, 

It's an image thing.  Skinner tires work better in snow,
as it helps them cut through the snow. Wider tires will
want to float over the snow. That said, there isn't that
much difference between those two widths, so I wouldn't
expect to feel that much difference in how they handle
the snow.

Kent McLean
'94 100 S Avant, "Moody"
'89 200 TQ, "Bad Puppy" up in smoke

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