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Ken
02-19-10, 09:20 AM
Radical!

http://www.shadetreemechanic.com/michelin_new_tire_design.htm

What do you think? Will you buy some?

Will they be the tire of the future?

OSULLY
02-19-10, 03:19 PM
Any dirt will nock those wheels out of balance.Those ribs will get a lot of mechanical and thermal stress. would love to see life time numbers.

Philip
02-19-10, 04:02 PM
Imagine driving this in snow

akbarri
02-20-10, 12:07 AM
that TWEEL work's PERFECTLY on the offroad or a bomb challange.

Michelin Tweel Demo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7gANJWRWIs

OSULLY
02-21-10, 04:41 PM
A stone flung out could realy take out a windshield.

Dan
02-21-10, 05:34 PM
A stone flung out could realy take out a windshield.

that seems to happen quite often anyway,with standard tires,at least around here on these freeways.