[BiturboS4] Non Standard Tire Size

Ti Kan ti at amb.org
Fri Oct 18 11:00:25 EDT 2002

Jason Washing writes:
> Has anyone on the list replaced the standard 225/45 - 17 tires with 245/40 =
> - 17's? If so, what changes have noticed in driving characteristics? Also, =
> which make and model of tire is favored by those on the list.

I recall reading on this list before that a 245 width tire would rub
under some conditions.  The fav tire choice seems to still be
Bridgestone S-03, but I read in the "quattro quarterly" that this
is a heavy tire...

2003 A4 1.8T multitronic
2001 S4 biturbo 6-sp
1984 5000S turbo
1980 4000 2.0 5-sp
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