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Old 05-06-2010, 06:26 PM   #61
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I was running RS2s as well. I had an NB tho. same thing, i went with the 205x50 because of the price.
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Old 05-07-2010, 01:53 PM   #62
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Originally Posted by buffon01 View Post

Damn Sav, youre up early!!

BTW another piece of info NT01 are ~22.8" in total diameter all other 2255/50 are in the 23.9" - 24". Is an inch that critical?? (NO HOMO)
I can say there is no way a 225/50 would work well on my car without limiting more bump travel than I currnetly have. I have Tire to metal rub marks directly obove the tires on both front and rear wheel wells with the 225/45's after a track day. going to 50's would mean putting in plastic washers around my shock shafts to limit some bump travel.

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