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      02-02-2013, 07:23 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by pixelblue View Post
I use to run 245/40x17 BFG R1 on 8.5" rims two years ago. phenomenal grip but I am sure not as much as hoosiers. now they have a new softer compound like hoosiers under the R1S moniker. last year moved to toyo RA1 235/255x40 staggered setup. not as much grip but more talkative, can use on a wet track, less stress on the driving components and seemingly last forever. actually unlike most r-comps when grip is at it's best first time used, these RA1's get grippier when worn down. only draw back is they don't come in many ideal sizes.
I have been racing on Hoosier and BFG R1(S). My question is around the offset and rubbing. That said, what offset were you on?
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