Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2003 17:36:57 +0000 (UTC) From: "Jeff" <jeff_ngnopsam.uk.net> Subject: Re: Best tyres for 9-3?
I always fit the speed rating the car is meant to have or better! The tyre has to be able to handle the power/torque of the engine - not just the speed. Very few people ever get to the top speed of the car, but most overtake! Jeff "Skid" <skid2nopsamast.net> wrote in message news:h6cTa.117839$ye4.86614nopsamnsc01... > Punch your car into www.tirerack.com and see what they recommend. You can > also read the pro and consumer reviews to help distinguish between brands > and types. Don't get hung up on the speed rating. > > <mimnopsamampls.com.au> wrote in message > news:fjaphv8ag8vldulnjhou8lh2t5j0onchh2nopsamcom... > > I have to change the tyres on a saab 9-3 soft top - in Melbourne > > Australia. The prices are over the top expensive here - have been > > quoted $380 each for Michelin Primacy and $231 each for Bridgestone G3 > > and told to get w rated tyres. Any info on these? I am looking for > > long-wearing, quiet and good road-holding - probably in that order. > > > > THanks for any advice. > > > > Mim. > >