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Old 07-02-2012, 09:05 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Default What Tires Should I Buy

So I am in the market for a new set of performance tires for the stock 18" size.
I'm thinking of 3 different options but would appreciate all input.

1. Hankook Venus v12 k110
2. Yokohama s drive
3. Nitto invo

I have a set of yokohama ig20 for winter so all season not needed.
I'm currently running the Goodyear rsa which suck something fierce.
If anyone has other opinions I'm definitely open to them I work at town fair tire
So I can get almost anything I don't wanna go too crazy tho.
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I have some cheap big o tires. I shop for all season though. My next set will be Michelin. I hear good things about the hankooks though. Hope others can give some personal opinions that are better.

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Default Re: What tires should I buy

I have the Hankook's and so far I like them a lot. They handle well and aren't noisy at all.
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Old 07-02-2012, 09:12 PM   Thread Starter #4
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I had Michelin on it when i got the car they were worn down I got a set of the good years used for free perks of the job and slapped them on they're vibrating now at 60 and I'm never been a fan of them.
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Old 07-02-2012, 09:13 PM   Thread Starter #5
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Default Re: What tires should I buy

One of my managers has the hankooks on his ford fusion and likes em too how well do they corner?
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Default Re: What tires should I buy

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One of my managers has the hankooks on his ford fusion and likes em too how well do they corner?
Michelin's are nice tires but they aren't cheap and wear pretty fast. The Hankook's corner well. I do some semi-aggressive driving when I go to work and they do a great job. I kind of work in a mountainous area so the roads are pretty curvy. I've had a few tires since I've been working there and I have to say these are the best.
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Old 07-02-2012, 09:28 PM   Thread Starter #7
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That's good to hear thanks for the input. 07
Anyone else Yokohama s drive anyone?
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Default Re: What Tires Should I Buy

For a summer set I was looking at all 3 of these when i was going to order my Vossen's and settled on Falkens FK452 to add another option in there as well. The site that I ordered my stuff through was Element Custom Wheels Tires, Wheel Tire Packages,Cheap Rims,Car Wheels, I used to have a set of Yokohama Avids on '09 G6 that were great.
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I had the Michelin MKV Primacy on my 18s before. Lots of grip.
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Default Re: What Tires Should I Buy

I have Yokohama Advan S4 in 255/40/19. I like them a lot. So, I will guess the Yokohama s drive would be good too. I had the Hankook on my M35 Sports too. It is a great tire.
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i currently have Continental DWS on mine...so far so good.
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Default Re: What Tires Should I Buy

Thanks for everyone's input I went for the hankooks ventus v12 evo.
Not bad so far only drove em for like 35 min but they seem good so far. And my price wasn't bad for all 4 I spent like 640. Decent price and tire thanks again everyone.
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I have both the nitto invos and Hankook Ventus. they are both GREAT tires. Especially if you do any sort of spirited or performance driving. Good tread wear yet soft compound. Not to mention the invos have the dopest tread pattern in the milky way galaxy.
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How did the tires work out for you?
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Originally Posted by Madmaxipad View Post
Thanks for everyone's input I went for the hankooks ventus v12 evo.
Not bad so far only drove em for like 35 min but they seem good so far. And my price wasn't bad for all 4 I spent like 640. Decent price and tire thanks again everyone.
K110 or H105? Still like them (lol)? Where you got them?

Need new tires!

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