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Old 11-15-2011, 10:36 AM   #23
ElectricAL
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Originally Posted by A2Focus View Post
Great video! I checked out the basic winter tire package at Tire Rack. The one with General AltaMax Arctic's mounted on 15" steel wheels. (No TPMS) Has anyone tried them? How ugly will the car be with just black steel wheels? I'm thinking it may be worth it......
I will vouch for them. We have them on the wife's car. 15" wheels and a taller and skinnier tire will have you laughing at anything less than a foot (unless your car is lowered!), taking slick corners without fear and stopping on ice in 1/2 the distance of most A/S tires...
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