Nexen Tyres

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TheStig
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Re: Nexen Tyres

Postby TheStig » Wed Aug 01, 2018 8:53 am

Rsi hunter wrote:I have them (Nfera SU4 ) on my Polo and they good tyres.....

as long as the load and speed ratio's are decent on them, then they good.

Try the Bridgestones Potenza's Re002.....(good for the price) :like:

I don't think I would ever buy Toyo T1 Sport Proxes again...... they good tyres but mileage is bad and the uneven wear and tear are not that grand as well.


i tried the toyo proxes sport on my fk2 .. felt like driving on an oily and wet road lol
it transformed my Type r into a unbalance car with extremely poor traction (esp light came on in 3rd on a dry road under full throttle)
changed them in a week... to conti sport contact 6 (factory specd) and the car was back to normal

the nexen is a budget tyre .. expect budget performance.
dont ever skimp on tyres.. it is one of the most important things keeping you safe on the road.
rather save up and buy a good set and stick to the top name brands

Michelin ps4
Conti sport contact 6
Good year eagle f1 as3
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Re: Nexen Tyres

Postby turbodub » Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:42 pm

TheStig wrote:
Rsi hunter wrote:I have them (Nfera SU4 ) on my Polo and they good tyres.....

as long as the load and speed ratio's are decent on them, then they good.

Try the Bridgestones Potenza's Re002.....(good for the price) :like:

I don't think I would ever buy Toyo T1 Sport Proxes again...... they good tyres but mileage is bad and the uneven wear and tear are not that grand as well.


i tried the toyo proxes sport on my fk2 .. felt like driving on an oily and wet road lol
it transformed my Type r into a unbalance car with extremely poor traction (esp light came on in 3rd on a dry road under full throttle)
changed them in a week... to conti sport contact 6 (factory specd) and the car was back to normal

the nexen is a budget tyre .. expect budget performance.
dont ever skimp on tyres.. it is one of the most important things keeping you safe on the road.
rather save up and buy a good set and stick to the top name brands

Michelin ps4
Conti sport contact 6
Good year eagle f1 as3

aint that the truth.
i just put on Conti sport contact 5, as they do not have the 6 in my puny size of 225/45/17 - really sharpened the car up and improved steering feel compared to my old F1 asymetric 2's.


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