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Old 01-26-2013, 01:22 PM   #202
DoubleSh0t
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Join Date: Jun 2005
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Location: Pennsylvania, United States
What I Drive: 2013 Tuxedo Black SE Hatch

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I thought you guys were crazy, but I drove home in the snow yesterday on the stock 17" Contis. They were awful. I'm now seriously looking at getting a set of 15" snow tires and wheels. I can't afford it, but I can't afford to wreck this car the next time it snows either. They did a terrible job preparing the roads this time, and I was trying to merge on to a highway. The onramp was not treated, I basically did a 4 wheel drift on to the driving lane. Luckily the person behind me was nice enough to let me in.

Edit: I have the 5 speed, so luckily I have some more control.
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