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      05-02-2013, 10:47 PM   #1
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new tires...

swapped out my OEM zcp tires for the usual 255/35, 275/35 "upgrade". Kept my 12.5 mm spacers on all around as well, figured I'd share a few pics since I had some time and it was a nice clear day out here in so cal...

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the new tires look great and i love the OEM+ look of your car!

btw if you dont mind me asking what brand 12.5mm spacers do you have?

thanks for sharing.
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Looking good, notice any difference in the steering feel or getting off the line due to the wider sizes?
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Looks great !
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the new tires look great and i love the OEM+ look of your car!

btw if you dont mind me asking what brand 12.5mm spacers do you have?

thanks for sharing.
thanks man...spacers are TMS (turner motorsports)

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Looking good, notice any difference in the steering feel or getting off the line due to the wider sizes?
too soon to tell honestly...sorry...
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I'm asking OP and others about tire size and torque. The 275/35 is a 1/2' larger in diameter than stock. Doesn't that effectively gear up the car reducing torque theoretically?

The opposite is true of 275/30. Incrementally increases torque by slightly reducing gearing. Yes or no?
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