BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Wheels + Tires Sponsored by The Tire Rack
  TireRack

KEEP M3POST ALIVE BY DOING YOUR TIRERACK SHOPPING FROM THIS BANNER LINK!
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      10-11-2012, 06:58 AM   #1
Siciliano611
Captain
58

 
Drives: 2009 M3 Coupe/2015 M4 on order
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: TriState area/ATL


Posts: 799
iTrader: (3)

Does Michelin EVER plan to come out with a 285/30/19 PSS tire?

Figured by now they would have created this....disappointing as I love the PSS 275/35/19's I have in the rear but think it would look better with a 285/30...
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 08:04 AM   #2
surlynkid
Major
15

 
surlynkid's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 E92 M3
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: League City, TX


Posts: 1,009
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by Siciliano611 View Post
Figured by now they would have created this....disappointing as I love the PSS 275/35/19's I have in the rear but think it would look better with a 285/30...
why not 295/30? they fit on 19x10 ZCP.
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 12:27 PM   #3
kawasaki00
Major
19

 
kawasaki00's Avatar
 
Drives: E92
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Charlotte NC


Posts: 1,202
iTrader: (4)

I wish they did too. Still on 220 wheels and the 285/30 is all that will fit.
__________________
Electronics Junkie, Engine Builder.
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 01:02 PM   #4
C-M2
Second Lieutenant
4

 
Drives: 09 E92 SG M3
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Chicago


Posts: 205
iTrader: (0)

The PSS's run a little wider the 275 will be a 285 in other brands.
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 03:54 PM   #5
ben@tirerack
M3Post Supporting Vendor
20

 
Drives: 740i
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: South Bend, IN


Posts: 878
iTrader: (0)

Have not seen that announced as a part # from Michelin. I would figure it's out of the question for 2012. Some time around 1st quarter of 2013 they should announce any additions to the lineup that are upcoming. No guarantee of what they'll do though.
__________________
_______________________________________________



To credit the forum, click through one of the banners in my signature and the top of the page, or call me direct at 877.522.8473 ext 660. Email:ben@tirerack.com
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 05:19 PM   #6
///M Ryder
Grown Azz Man
United_States
72

 
///M Ryder's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011.5 Dinan ///M3
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Sugar Land


Posts: 2,500
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by surlynkid View Post
why not 295/30? they fit on 19x10 ZCP.
^^^This is your best bet............Phil
__________________
2011.5 E92 Dinan///M3: SSII DCT- Comp, Prem 2, and Conv Pkg, Heated Seats, Enhanced Prem Sound, Edition Grills/Gills, M Performance Steering Wheel, Carbon Fiber Performance Spoiler, BMW Pedals, Dinan Exhaust, Dinan X-Pipe, Dinan Carbon Fiber Intake, Dinan Software Tune, Dinan DCT Tune, Dinan Pulley Kit, Dinan CH-R Wheels, Dinan Carbon Fiber Strut Tower Braces, Arkym Lip, IND M5 Mirror Caps, Carbon Reflectors, Lux H8 V3, Brembo 365mm BBK
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 08:16 PM   #7
Siciliano611
Captain
58

 
Drives: 2009 M3 Coupe/2015 M4 on order
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: TriState area/ATL


Posts: 799
iTrader: (3)

will there be rubbing being lowered on B&G's on 295/30's in the rear? also wouldn't the DSC be affected by running 40 difference between front and rear (255 vs 295) compared to the stock 20 difference?
Appreciate 0
      10-11-2012, 10:24 PM   #8
///M Ryder
Grown Azz Man
United_States
72

 
///M Ryder's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011.5 Dinan ///M3
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Sugar Land


Posts: 2,500
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Siciliano611 View Post
will there be rubbing being lowered on B&G's on 295/30's in the rear? also wouldn't the DSC be affected by running 40 difference between front and rear (255 vs 295) compared to the stock 20 difference?
Run a 265-30 up front.......I've had no issue with DSC...........Phil
__________________
2011.5 E92 Dinan///M3: SSII DCT- Comp, Prem 2, and Conv Pkg, Heated Seats, Enhanced Prem Sound, Edition Grills/Gills, M Performance Steering Wheel, Carbon Fiber Performance Spoiler, BMW Pedals, Dinan Exhaust, Dinan X-Pipe, Dinan Carbon Fiber Intake, Dinan Software Tune, Dinan DCT Tune, Dinan Pulley Kit, Dinan CH-R Wheels, Dinan Carbon Fiber Strut Tower Braces, Arkym Lip, IND M5 Mirror Caps, Carbon Reflectors, Lux H8 V3, Brembo 365mm BBK
Appreciate 0
      10-12-2012, 06:54 AM   #9
Siciliano611
Captain
58

 
Drives: 2009 M3 Coupe/2015 M4 on order
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: TriState area/ATL


Posts: 799
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ///M Ryder View Post
Run a 265-30 up front.......I've had no issue with DSC...........Phil
So you are running 265/30's and 295/30's on stock ZCP wheels? Also, I'm assuming you can't be running spacers with this setup+drop....is that true? How flush with these tire sizes on these wheels, do the wheels come to the fenders?
Appreciate 0
      10-12-2012, 08:01 AM   #10
kawasaki00
Major
19

 
kawasaki00's Avatar
 
Drives: E92
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Charlotte NC


Posts: 1,202
iTrader: (4)

If you are going to do the 295 rear then do the 275 front. That will keep the balance correct. This is what my buddie runs and with a 5mm in the back it rubs lowered, no spacer no rub. He runs a 10mm in the front and no rub. This is on zcp.
__________________
Electronics Junkie, Engine Builder.
Appreciate 0
      10-12-2012, 08:06 AM   #11
Siciliano611
Captain
58

 
Drives: 2009 M3 Coupe/2015 M4 on order
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: TriState area/ATL


Posts: 799
iTrader: (3)

is a 265 or 275 even a good fit on a 9" wheel?
Appreciate 0
      10-12-2012, 09:15 AM   #12
Dave07997S
Colonel
60

 
Drives: 2013 BMW M3 ZCP Coupe
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Playa del Rey, CA


Posts: 2,544
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Siciliano611 View Post
is a 265 or 275 even a good fit on a 9" wheel?
Its not optimum, but it is in the range of approved rim widths. I would prefer to see a 9.5" wide front for a 275, but having seen a 275/30/19 on the front of a ZCP car myself it didin't look bulged at all.

Dave
__________________
2013 M3 Coupe-MR/BLK ZCP, ACM test pipes, BPM Stg2 dev. tune and Megan catback, AFE Stg2. with C/F elbow
Previous rides: 2011 M3 Coupe-MR/Blk
2007 Porsche 997C2S Speed Yellow/Blk sport seats
2004 BMW M3 Imola/Blk
Appreciate 0
      10-12-2012, 08:31 PM   #13
///M Ryder
Grown Azz Man
United_States
72

 
///M Ryder's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011.5 Dinan ///M3
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Sugar Land


Posts: 2,500
iTrader: (5)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Siciliano611 View Post
So you are running 265/30's and 295/30's on stock ZCP wheels? Also, I'm assuming you can't be running spacers with this setup+drop....is that true? How flush with these tire sizes on these wheels, do the wheels come to the fenders?
No spacers and I'm on ZCP suspension. There's still room for a drop but not with spacers. And I wouldn't put a 275 on that wheel. Here's my thread after the install......Phil
http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthr...ght=wide+tires
__________________
2011.5 E92 Dinan///M3: SSII DCT- Comp, Prem 2, and Conv Pkg, Heated Seats, Enhanced Prem Sound, Edition Grills/Gills, M Performance Steering Wheel, Carbon Fiber Performance Spoiler, BMW Pedals, Dinan Exhaust, Dinan X-Pipe, Dinan Carbon Fiber Intake, Dinan Software Tune, Dinan DCT Tune, Dinan Pulley Kit, Dinan CH-R Wheels, Dinan Carbon Fiber Strut Tower Braces, Arkym Lip, IND M5 Mirror Caps, Carbon Reflectors, Lux H8 V3, Brembo 365mm BBK
Appreciate 0
      10-13-2012, 01:11 AM   #14
C|3R1C
So Kewl Guy
16

 
C|3R1C's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 E93 M3 DCT
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Los Angeles


Posts: 512
iTrader: (0)

Slightly off topic but I have 245/35 and 295/30 with no DSC issues. I plan on 265/30 fronts on the next swap.
__________________
2010 E93 M3 / AA Catless X-Pipe / AA Catback / AA Pulley / Vorsteiner Vented Hood and Bootlid E93 Trunk / ADV1 7.1 Wheels GB / LS3 LED Lights / AFE Stage 2 / Velos Designwerks Tune
Appreciate 0
      10-13-2012, 08:23 AM   #15
LarThaL
Colonel
123

 
LarThaL's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 M3
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: West Springfield, MA


Posts: 2,615
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by C|3R1C View Post
Slightly off topic but I have 245/35 and 295/30 with no DSC issues. I plan on 265/30 fronts on the next swap.
Do you notice increased understeer with a 50mm stagger in width?
__________________
Precision tool: 2011 BMW ///M3
Sledgehammer: 2014 Audi S6

Appreciate 0
      10-13-2012, 03:24 PM   #16
C|3R1C
So Kewl Guy
16

 
C|3R1C's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 E93 M3 DCT
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Los Angeles


Posts: 512
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by LarThaL

Do you notice increased understeer with a 50mm stagger in width?
Honestly, still way better than stock, but the car loves to understeer now vs oversteer lol. Pushing out the back is only possible on sharp, low speed turns.
__________________
2010 E93 M3 / AA Catless X-Pipe / AA Catback / AA Pulley / Vorsteiner Vented Hood and Bootlid E93 Trunk / ADV1 7.1 Wheels GB / LS3 LED Lights / AFE Stage 2 / Velos Designwerks Tune
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:20 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST