Vette(s): 1972 Steel Cities Gray T Top. Original Owner, Original Paint and Interior. The running gear has been rebuilt after 240,000 miles.
In today's newspaper, Firestone has Indy 500 Firehawk tires on sale this month. Buy 3 get 1 FREE. I have P255/60R15
102S RWLon my Vette. They handle very well in dry as well as in the rain. They also look GREAT. I feel these tires are a better alternative than the BFG TA's. Here is the online link. http://www.firestonecompleteautocare.com/popup.jsp?image=4050
Vette(s): 1981 Great White Shark. Red Interior, 350/190hp. PS, PB (SS), A/C CC, T-Tops, Going to remain as Stock as possible. Served three years in Active Duty Army, then Retired Air Force after 34 years! Badger State Vetts Car Club. 175,000 Original miles!!
I really do not need tires yet but this is a good incentive !!!
Vette(s): 1969 convertible L71 427/435 4-speed black interior
I used to sell tires many years ago. The "Buy 3, Get One Free" is nothing more than a standard 25% off sale...but designed to sell full sets of tires rather than pairs or singles. You get a good price, no question, but it's designed to move more tires and increase sales.
Nothing wrong with it...capitalism is what fuels our economy...not gov't spending (my little political rant for the day).
Poet...Mystic...Soldier of Fortune. As always...self-absorbed, adversarial, c o c k y and in general a malcontent.
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Vette(s): Previous: 1984 Silver / Charcoal Coupe, 1988 Maroon Coupe / 1989 Artic White / Mod. Red Int. Coupe, Present:1976 Stingray Black / Black, Auto, 350 slightly modified (355 hp) Luxor Wires Redline Tires. / 2001 Speedway White Vert, Torch Red Int, LS1, Auto.
Hmmmmn...... My Cokers will dry rot off of my vette before I ever get enough miles on them to buy new ones again... I guess that is just part of livin in the Midwest (or East dependin on who ya talk with...) and ownin a fair weather only Vette.....
Ordered a set of BFG's from discount tire and specified the manafacture date on the tires that I would accept. They put that date on the order and sent ones made after the date I requested plus gave a $90 rebate for the set. Tires arrived in two days. How can you beat that?
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Vette(s): 1978 Pace Car
- L82 with a 4 Speed
AM -FM CB radio
I just put the Indy 500 Firehawk tires on my PC, got a good deal and tires date stamp was less the 6 months old. Boy do they look good! Thanks for the tip on the tires and the link for checking the dates!
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