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Old 03-18-2013, 03:41 PM   #1
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Rota slipstreams for slicks?

I was wondering would it be a good idea to use Rotas for drag racing ?


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Old 03-18-2013, 03:53 PM   #2
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I don't see why not
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:53 PM   #3
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Thanks I was just wondering if they could take the beating
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if these are the same rotas that are made from that super lightweight alloy which rota suggests you only use on tracks because street use will cause them to bend because the metal is so soft i wouldnt recommend it. they MIGHT be okay but i would personally be worried constantly that i was going to warp them or something. alot of stress gets put on the lugs and log holes on a wheel at the track on slicks. however there is no reason you couldnt get a representative from rota on the phone and just ask.
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why is this in BST may I ask..?
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^^lol....good question. MOVED!
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I used to have a set of grids that were 16x7 with 2 narrowed to 16x5 by dom biro , they were destined for his drag car but somehow never put into use , maybe he learned that they weren't good for track use??... lol

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Lol sorry for the bst thing
Well I guess I'll call rota
Was hoping someone has done it
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I have hundreds of autox runs on my rotas without issue.
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And that's what I wanted to hear thank you
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