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  • Contact Patch | Tire Rack

  • tires against the road, requiring their treads to conform to relatively flat surfaces. A tire’s sidewalls and treads are engineered to deflect (bend, stretch and flatten slightly) to form traction-producing contact patches. If you imagine looking at one of a parked vehicle’s tires’

  • Performance Benefits | Tire Rack

  • …Added Rigidity The added strength of a quality alloy wheel can significantly reduce wheel/tire deflection in cornering. This is particularly critical with an automobile equipped with high performance tires where lateral forces may approach 1.0g. Increased Brake Cooling The metals in alloy wheels are…

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  • Review of: Yokohama RY215

  • …Was pleased with how fast Tire Rack got them to us.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EOn Texas days of above 100F the tires were all within 5F of each other after exiting Interstate%3B they ride very well. In sharp turn and u-turns they do not deflect as badly as the tires I replaced, really not that…

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  • Review of: Yokohama RY215

  • …Was pleased with how fast Tire Rack got them to us.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EOn Texas days of above 100F the tires were all within 5F of each other after exiting Interstate%3B they ride very well. In sharp turn and u-turns they do not deflect as badly as the tires I replaced, really not that…

  • Review of: Yokohama RY215

  • …Was pleased with how fast Tire Rack got them to us.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EOn Texas days of above 100F the tires were all within 5F of each other after exiting Interstate%3B they ride very well. In sharp turn and u-turns they do not deflect as badly as the tires I replaced, really not that…

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  • Review of: Continental ContiSportContact 3

  • i was worried, going from a stiff goodyear run flat tire to these. after about 200 miles those worries were gone %21.....the sidewall deflection was %26quot%3Bdifferent%26quot%3B. they held at almost any speed in the corners. the body roll seemed to be more, but the trade off for a comfortable…

  • Review of: Continental ContiSportContact 3

  • i was worried, going from a stiff goodyear run flat tire to these. after about 200 miles those worries were gone %21.....the sidewall deflection was %26quot%3Bdifferent%26quot%3B. they held at almost any speed in the corners. the body roll seemed to be more, but the trade off for a comfortable…


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