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Potenza RE040s - Hot Stuff!

Advantages: Grip, Cornering
Disadvantages: Road noise, wear rate, price

One of the great things about getting a new car is the fact that they generally come with tyres that you wouldn't ever dream of paying for out of your own pocket. Such was the case with my Honda Civic Type-R. It arrived with a brand-new set of Bridges ...

LegendaryMrDude 01.11.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Bridgestone Potenza Tire RE040

Simon

Advantages: Fantastic grip; protection bead for alloy rims
Disadvantages: poor wear & I consider expensive

Got around 14000 miles from these tyres fitted to is200 lexus. Best benifit of this particular tyre is the large protection bead on the tyre wall making it difficult to scuff your alloy's. Aesthetics are also good as the protection bead gives the impres ...

GoodOrBad4U 13.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Bridgestone Potenza Tire RE040

*Grip like a fishwife, & Better looking! Edited ..

Advantages: Grip in wet. Roadholding.
Disadvantages: Price is always a disadvantage, but not too expensive in this case.

I write this review from my own experience, I have gone into a corner too fast and left the road. Nothing to do with the tyres, it was all my fault, and I was just glad the tyres were as good as they were, otherwise I may not have been here to tell the ta ...

smudgeybabes 08.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Continental ContiPremiumContact Tire

* Winter tyres in August??? . .

Advantages: Very good grip, especiallly in winter.
Disadvantages: Only the cost.

Before I bought my latest car, I obvoiusly checked the tyres, both for tread, and wear, I noticed that they were all Pirellis. However, what I did not look at was the type, These were WINTER tyres, and that caused me to think if they were the right ones f ...

smudgeybabes 11.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Pirelli Winter 160/D

Safety has no price pirelly rocks

Advantages: Good grip great perfomance
Disadvantages: Expensive

I have pirelli winter tires on my Acura.For my work i used drive a lot,at least 80 k daily commute.This tire has accompanied me in snow and rain.My car is light but with this tire it has never gotten stuck.Driving in rain is peace of cake because the tire ...

Meenie7 19.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Pirelli Winter 160/D