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Old 07-01-2011, 07:27 PM   #1
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Question Who thinks its OK to drive in the snow....with snow tires

Who thinks its OK to drive in the snow....with snow tires.
I'm in sales and do local driving and plan on getting a LT1 , with RS package. was told snow tire would work great.
Have a price of 1,200 for tires and rims
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:30 PM   #2
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I'm moving to oklahoma in about a month or two and this is the only thing I'm scared of SNOW. I dont wunna drive my car in the snow.
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I drove mine with the all seasons all winter & in some pretty deep snow. I had no problems.
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:32 PM   #4
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I was told snow are 1000 time better??
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I drove mine with the all seasons all winter & in some pretty deep snow. I had no problems.
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:33 PM   #5
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Why are you moving to snow???
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:37 PM   #6
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I'm moving to oklahoma in about a month or two and this is the only thing I'm scared of SNOW. I dont wunna drive my car in the snow.
I know what you mean! I'm moving to Indiana in 3 weeks and I'm terrified of driving my car in the snow :(
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:42 PM   #7
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If you dont have to or have a car better suited to snow I would go that route... but the Camaro certainly CAN drive in snow just as pretty much any car can. You just have to be careful and snow tires (or at least all seasons) will help.
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:43 PM   #8
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I kid ...Don't worry about the snow it really its not that bad, just get SNOW TIRES not all seasons..

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I know what you mean! I'm moving to Indiana in 3 weeks and I'm terrified of driving my car in the snow :(
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Old 07-01-2011, 07:44 PM   #9
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With snow tires, it should be a piece of cake. Although, if you've never driven in snow before, it may take a bit of practice (esp. with a high horsepower, RWD car).

I picked up a set of Yokohama Parada Spec-X tires last fall and I use them year round. They are all seasons, but they did fine in Cleveland snow. I only ran into an issue a few times when the damn snow was so deep it was up to the bottom of the car:(

P.S. I think you have a 1LT. An LT1 is an engine, I believe.
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For sure snow tires are better if you have to drive in snow no matter what. I have the option of staying home if it is too bad or having my husband drive me in his 4WD Yukon. I did get caught in Nashville in a bad, deep snow that fell fast & hard & I did fine. If you use some common sense, slow starts & stops, use tap shift when needed, you will be fine. But given an option........Ruby stays home!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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I know what you mean! I'm moving to Indiana in 3 weeks and I'm terrified of driving my car in the snow :(
What have you done wrong that you have to move to Indiana?
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Old 07-01-2011, 08:39 PM   #12
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The all seasons on my G8 worked great last winter. With snow tires it should be a breeze.
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Old 07-01-2011, 08:40 PM   #13
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I drove mine with the all seasons all winter & in some pretty deep snow. I had no problems.
+1, no problems at all.
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Old 07-01-2011, 08:49 PM   #14
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I drove mine all winter in Pittsburgh with Snow Tires, and only got stuck once (on ice, nobody was moving).
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Old 07-01-2011, 08:58 PM   #15
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Like everyone else stated, run snow tires and it'll drive like a dream. My first year I ran my summer tires year round. Had to drive a few times in snow (.5" to 2") with my Pzeros and just gotta go slowly but still slid everywhere. You can do it just wouldn't suggest it.
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I drove my SS last winter through several snow storms with pirelli scropions. The car handles great and I was passing SUV's that had all season tires.
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:47 PM   #17
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Hope to have one very soon, and will need to drive it year round.
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What have you done wrong that you have to move to Indiana?
Lol, nothing...been a good girl, promise

I'm originally from Indiana, just moved to Florida a year ago and HATE it! Ready to get back home! Snow is nothing new for me but it is with a RWD car. I remember driving my friend's TA when I was a teen and it was a PITA in the snow. Wish I could say that I had another vehicle more suitable to drive in the snow but the only other car is my b/f's charger..Either way, we are screwed this winter
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:53 PM   #19
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That cool 2 nice cars...what one do you like best?
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That cool 2 nice cars...what one do you like best?
Def my camaro! I like the hemi in the charger (quicker take off) but my camaro can keep up with his car. I like the charger in the aspect that is has a lot more room inside but overall, my camaro
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:59 PM   #21
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Nice....thanks I was looking at both and like the camaro better also.
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Nice....thanks I was looking at both and like the camaro better also.
I was debating between the challenger r/t, mustang (dub edition) and the camaro. After months of comparing all of them, the camaro won hands down. Better performance, better price, etc. I do wish the camaro came with something besides onstar and xm radio. 2 complete wastes, IMO. The challenger and mustang had awesome interiors, something the camaro lacks, even with the RS and SS package, IMO.
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Old 07-01-2011, 11:06 PM   #23
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yep that's true ...but the looks of it driving by makes it all up and some....
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yep that's true ...but the looks of it driving by makes it all up and some....
yes it does
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Old 07-01-2011, 11:25 PM   #25
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Looking good...REAL GOOD
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