Grant Lenahan glenahan at
Sat Feb 23 14:04:04 PST 2008

I'll point out that a lot of people like Khumos - not just the price.
I dont have much experience, except a set of performance all-seasons  
I once bought in order to sell a car.
I liked them for the week I had them.

On Feb 23, 2008, at 3:25 PM, Huw Powell wrote:

>> Huw,
>> As mentioned in the original post - If one was willing to pay for  
>> one of the premium
>> tires -  what is best.  Money is not the limiting factor.  Of  
>> course there are
>> limitations, but most of the tires are available for under $150  
>> each and seems price
>> does not necessarily dictate how good they are.
> Ah, thanks, I must have skimmed over that part.  I know price does  
> not = quality, but there are still ranges.
> And if one is buying expensive tires, they sure had better be good.
> I had some Michelin Pilot things that were awesome once, I actually  
> didn't mind spending 125 each to keep buying them, until they  
> didn't make my size anymore.
> Now I just run net $60 Kumhos, which I like, but I don't push them.  
> They got me around just fine on crappy packed snow roads yesterday,  
> though (too lazy to put my snows on this year...).  I think New  
> England ran out of salt or something.
> -- 
> Huw Powell

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