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      05-12-2010, 10:03 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by conradb View Post
I'm a bit confused here. He says the tires are wider in the competition package? I just looked up on the website and the width are front/rear 245/265 for competition pack and standard. He says the rims are wider, but then mentions more grip, when in fact the tires are no wider.
I was about to mention the same thing... The rims are wider, but the tires are the same, so does that actually increase the contact patch? I wouldn't think so, it would just push each patch out a bit giving it a wider overall track, but the actual contact patches would be the same.

I think...

-David