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    Default What tyres do you owners use? please

    Hi all,

    Our Vectra C 1.8 slightly modified 05 plate has 16" rims on at the mo which I am changing to 225/45x17 as they seem to be the popular tyre size, I have just got some VX wheels but I need to change 1 or 2 of the tyres so I thought I would ask to see what is the popular choice.

    I tend to stick to mid to upper mid end tyres normally, but ideally would like some advice on what wears/handles well etc.

    Thanks
    Mark

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    I use Bridgestone Turanza's. Really good tyre even in wet and winter.

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    I replaced my 2 fronts at MOT time for Avon zv5's, they seem fine

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    Uniroyal Rainsport2's fitted all round. They are the dogs kahunas.

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    Conti sport 3's. Top tyres.

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    Bridgestone Turanza's as Originally fitted with the car, they are good.

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    Thanks for the replies, I got offered some Kumhos today for £68 each fitted, balanced etc, I also got offered from a different company some Kormoran's according to them and the web they appear to be a budget offering from Michelin, (cant seem to find any feedback though), £68 each aswell, Falkens appear to be around £76, all the tyre places want to sell me is budget tyres at £55 each, they seem to leap then to high end stuff at £110 a pop.

    my search goes on.

    Mark

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