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  • Heat Cycling. What does it do?

  • …are assembled in the tire manufacturing plant. Avon, Hoosier, Kumho and Yokohama all recommend that their competition tires be heat cycled before being run in competition. Tire Rack is currently able to heat cycle tires in our South Bend, IN and Sparks, NV locations for quick shipping times to you.

  • Even drag radials benefit from a heat cycle

  • …a heat cycle procedure. Just like with other competition tires, the drag tires will have better performance and more consistent run times if properly heat cycled prior to first use. Tire Rack offers heat cycling in house for $15 per tire on our equipment. You can also perform the heat cycle yourself…

  • Did you take that track tire through a heat cycle?

  • …This is why we recommend running every track tire through a heat cycle, instead of attempting to break it in on the track. The results are almost always perfect, which means the risk of a ruined tire is lower. And in reality, a heat cycle can actually make the track tire consistently stronger. (Read…

  • Take Hoosier Tires to the Track!

  • …competition tires be "heat cycled" before being run in competition. Tire Rack has found the most effective heat cycle service is done via a heat cycling machine that provides more consistent results. To learn more about heat cycling, read "Competition Tire Heat Cycling Service."…

  • Hoosier Race Tires

  • …dry grip. Before you drive on them, don't forget to heat cycle these tires for the best performance. Heat cycling is simply a break-in process that makes them more consistent and more resistant to losing their strength. Tire Rack can heat cycle them for you making them track ready when they arrive!

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