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06-21-2004, 10:21 PM
Hey guys, its been a while but max is back, and i need some help,
im getting new rims and tires for my audi, and i need to know has ne one ever experienced kumho tires, i need to know if these tires are ne good, i would be getting the ECSTA 711 kumhos

thanks mike

06-21-2004, 10:26 PM
If the price isn't too far off, get Yokohama AVS ES100's instead.

06-22-2004, 12:43 AM
my bro in his turbo e30 is riding kumho's... i think they ride nice... not too sure what the specs of the tire is tho... i got yokohama a520 (215/40/16) and i love em... they hold like a SOB... also yokohama parada spec-2 would be good as well...


06-22-2004, 09:03 AM
alright alright, thanks guys, ill see what they got

06-22-2004, 10:25 AM
I put on a set of Kumho 712's 235 / 40 / 17's on my 328 a few years ago. For the money....it's hard to go wrong. This will be my 3rd summer on them and I just started noticing reduced performance...even though there's probably at least 50% tread left. I want to try out the new Yoko ES100's next. Check out Tirerack.com and read through some of the feedback people have written up. Sort through the guys who claim to drive a little on the 'spirited' side and who drive performance oriented cars. There's a lot of research to do when it's time to buy tires I think. Unless you want to go out there and drop big coin.

Good luck,

06-22-2004, 10:48 AM
Stay away from the 711 or 712 series, you honestly can't get much worse.

As Nelson posted, ES100's are great for the money. RE750's are even better but cost a bit more.

06-22-2004, 05:08 PM
alright guys, will do thanks alot,