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#1 Old 03-27-2011, 09:30 PM
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Is anyone using Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 tires? They've been given some very good reviews on tirerack.com and are under $120 each. If they're better than the OEM Dunlops, than it's a great deal. But I'd rather pay more for a better performing and durable tire.

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They're underrated tires, but not very dry grip oriented. I'd say very similar to your stock dunlops. If you're looking for a better performing tire, you will need to compromise some treadlife.

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i think oem dunlops are good friend.
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^^They are trash.... Albeit not as bad as the old Potenza's

Look into the Hankook Evo3's ... For the price many are happy with them.

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Luke @ TireRack does not like them.
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^^ Which ones ? The Hankooks?

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