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      09-28-2010, 10:09 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by wtzouris View Post
Please clarify the $90,000 cost to change (4) tires on the Bugatti Veyron. DO you mean $9,000?
I think the $90,000 was too high of an estimate, but not that far off. I read in Road and Track that Michelin spent millions of dollars developing tires that were strong and heat-resistant enough to go 260 mph yet compliant enough for everyday driving. A set of tires alone costs $17,000; the special wheels with Michelinís run-flat PAX system are an additional $43,000.
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