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Old 09-20-2012, 08:36 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by macdiesel View Post
If you plan to track your I would avoid 15". Might want to think about 16"s at the smallest wheels. Actually, if your are just starting out with Hpde, you might learn more driving on your all seasons.
I have spent time on the track but in much faster cars with some instruction. I decided I need to learn to drive a slow car fast, rather than a fast car slow. It was a humbling experience, to say the least.

But you could be right, and if that's the route to go, then I'm fine with that. After my first lap around the track, I was able to leave my ego in the pits. I just don't want to destroy a set of completely good all seasons after a day or two and my understanding was that track tires are better suited, and considering I am looking at a "new" set of rims and tires, I start there.
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