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Old 10-28-2010, 04:11 AM   #1
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Default how long do rubber tires last on carpet

I have been out of tc for a few years and am getting back into racing tc.I always raced foam but see that it has died and rubber has taken over.I read post about rubber being much cheaper but hear that the times fall off weel to week from the tires.If this is the case how is it cheaper.We run on ozite carpet and just trying to get some input. Thanks
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Old 10-28-2010, 04:22 AM   #2
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They last ages. You are more likely to damage them from repeated use of additive than see them actually wear out.

As for performance, the first few runs might be a shade quicker, after the performance is very consistent until the tyre dies.

This assumes you are using a good quality tyre that is well suited to the track, of course!
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Old 10-28-2010, 01:48 PM   #3
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I only put new tires on when going to a race (once or twice a month). Even then the tires have more runs left, but it is just a habbit.
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As long you have a good car setup so tire wear will be even and not crashing your tires will last you a full season.
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