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Old 07-26-2013, 03:16 AM   #1
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Question Tire Advice (LT rims)

I NEED HELP lol

what are the best tire for street/drag for my 18x7.5 in rims (LT rims)

Tirerack doesnt show anything good for 245/55 tires... can i not run 255/45 or any other combination?
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Old 07-26-2013, 03:31 AM   #2
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Nittos are probably a good choice for your 18" wheels.

No reason to get anything softer unless you're going F/I.
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Old 07-26-2013, 03:34 AM   #3
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i am going FI, nitrous for a fact. which nittos will fit the stock LT rims
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i am going FI, nitrous for a fact. which nittos will fit the stock LT rims
I believe these will. Someone else might have more experience though.

Nitto Motivo 245/55R18 103W BSW
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Old 07-26-2013, 03:44 AM   #5
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i wonder how motivos are on the track
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Even w/ a nitrous shot you shouldn't have that much of a problem w/ traction. The F/I guys at the fest last year were all on street tires and did just fine.
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Old 07-26-2013, 03:52 AM   #7
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i bet. my 60 times are just horrible on the t/a specs. i cant get less than a 2.15 and its almost worn out as well. just looking for a good alternative to maybe cut 1.9 at least
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