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      07-14-2009, 11:49 AM   #46
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Originally Posted by DON MORRISON View Post
The test stated the 3rd generation tires handled "sloppy". Appears they ride better but don't handle as well as 2nd generation tires ??
"Bridgestone also allowed us to drive a 3G RFT technology-equipped vehicle with a flat tire through a simulated slalom course. The car handled sloppy, and the tire howled when pressed, but it was entirely controllable. Afterwards, the tire wasn't even very hot to the touch."