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#30: 11-06-2006, 08:47 AM
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#1) What tire are you offering for review (size, model, type (summer, A/s, winter, race, etc), price paid, miles driven on tires, etc): Avon Tech m550 A/S. Stock tire size. $103 per tire plus shipping at 2,400 miles on them so far.

#2) What is your geographic location: Northern NJ

#3) What types of driving events if any (Track, AutoX, Commute , etc): Plain 'ol spirited driving

#4) Percent of highway vs. city driving: 70% highway, 30% city

#5) Tires used previously: Stock RE-92's

#6) Your review and personal comments (Dry, wet, and snow, if applicable. Also, please compare to other tires used): I found these tires to be a significant improvement over stock in terms of wet performance. They give the car a much more neutral feel, instead of the understeer sensation that I felt with the stock tires. I haven't tested them out in the snow yet, but I'm expecting great things.

Noise: These tires are significantly noisier than stock. I would assume this means that there is a stiffer sidewall, but I need this in NJ with our crap roads and whatnot.
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