Date: Wed, 04 Nov 1998 23:00:11 -0800
From: AstroMike <michael.oomsnopsamet.be>
Subject: Re: 900 + 205 tires?


No, you should use a 205/55-16. The same level of grip, but slightly more comfort. A 50 is just too hard. Michael Justin VanAbrahams wrote: > RCS wrote: > > > > Hi, > > whats the maximum size anyone successfully used on the old 900 (turbo) > > with sport suspension? What rims and wich offset? What tire size? > > > > Id like 205 55 (or maybe 45-50 better) on 3-spoke AERO rims 6,5 x 16" > > (dark grey with polished) but I was told that there will be troubles > > with the rim offset (scrubbing). > > > > Please experience to "e9225126nopsam1.tuwien.ac.at" or newsgroup. > > > > THANX, Roland > > 900 turbo convertible MY93 > > You shouldn't have a problem with a 205 tire... the previous > owner of my '90 SPG was using 225/45-16 tires with no problem. > > I am currently running 205/60-15 on it, which is slightly wider > and taller than stock. If you go with a 16" tire, your best > best is a 205/50-16. > > -Justin

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