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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-25-2007, 10:57 AM Thread Starter
 
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275/45/17

on a 7.5" wheel for drag radials...

yes or no?

If no, I assume 255/45/17 are my best choice.

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Don't think anyone makes 275/45/17 in any type. I haven't seen any 255/45/17 drag radials ... they are usually 275/40/17, or a taller size, like the M&H 275/50/17.

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I think for drag radials you're better off just using a pair of cheap 15" fan blades with Drag Radials in that size. The sidewall flex of a smaller wheel actually helps launch, though it doesn't do a lot for cornering.


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goodyear eagle f1 275/40/17, is the same height as 245/45/17
in the past (on my 2wd tbird) I had 275/40/17 on the rear and 245/45/17 on front
the wheels are 17x9

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i was told that you need at least a 9" wheel to support a 275 width

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