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    has anyone heard of
    Barum Bravuris 2 tyres ??

    National tyres are doing a special deal at moment of buy one get one half price works out at £149 for 2 fitted

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    Yes i have,they are good tyres,only what i've read though,hth........

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    i use to fit these many years ago, as they are a cheap budget

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    http://www.pneus-online.co.uk/public...-45-r17-A.html
    That's a review of the 225/45R17
    Fairly average performance

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    thanks mine are 215/50 r17w not sur if different size makes difference to performance

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    They did reasonably well in tyre tests a few years back. Probably not the best now, though.

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    I have one of these on the front and have no complaints not a bad tyre at all.

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    Aren't Barum now made by Continental?

    That aside, many years ago a motorbike shop sold me a Barum for the rear of my 125 Honda with a guarantee that if I was at all dissatisfied with it within two weeks he would replace it with a branded tyre and all I would have to pay was the difference and he would fit it for free. I did go back, but only to buy another Barum for the front wheel several months later. No idea what their car tyres are like, but didn't have a problem with their bike tyres.


    edit, they are indeed now made by Continental:-

    http://www.rotationuk.com/tyres-onli...nx30gngea6jx1y

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    Yeah the above about continental is true, its there budget brand kind of idea. I would'nt hesitate to put another one on (hopefully not anytime soon).

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    what about Firestone Tz200 215/50 r17

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