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      05-14-2011, 09:30 PM   #1
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were these wheels tracked...?

or normal wear and tear.
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      05-14-2011, 09:32 PM   #2
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Look tracked to me but it is hard to know. My wheels last summer looked just like that after a HPDE weekend. I think you would have to really be pushing the car hard on the street to get chunks like that.
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I don't think they look like they have been on a track, maybe driven slightly spiritedly on a rough road surface or not all that fast on a track. If they were tracked semi-hard the wear would be further down on the edge or the tire.
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My left front looks like that from on ramps. It's definitely driven hard.
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      05-15-2011, 12:35 AM   #5
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No it has not, the sidewall is perfectly smooth. It looks like its been driven on shitty ass roads tho.
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^^ i agree... doesnt look likes its been tracked. my side walls are more worn than that. i assume these are the front tires right ?
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      05-15-2011, 03:40 AM   #7
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thanks for the replies!
and yes...it was picture of the front tire
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      05-15-2011, 12:41 PM   #8
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I would also agree that it look like it hasn't been tracked. it's easy to make those marks on the street with a bit of a spirited drive and under-inflated tires. I had brand new PS2's that wore all the way through the siping that comes out to the edge after 1 hard track day.
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