TITLE

TACKY RACER

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Dean
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Motor;Dec2005, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the result of a test conducted to fund out how much time a set of tyres can make. Testers used the car a standard BMW M3. At the track, each tyre was given three laps to heat cycle, then cooled and taken out for no more than five laps for a fastest time. They also reset hot tyre pressures to 36-37psi. The 18-inch Michelin PS2s improved the balance dramatically. They cured the M3's tendency to push on turn-in but retained its tail-happy nature on corner exit. They respond well to pressure variation
ACCESSION #
19017446

 

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