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Old 01-10-2013, 07:11 PM
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I'm to the point where I need new tires, I was running fierce attitude mt's 265/70/17 good tires, but MPG sucked, I was wondering what you guys would suggest for something that will get a little bit mpg, but still have a good stance, I have room for up too 35 in tires, I've looked at the Goodyear AT KO's they look good, let me know!
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I think it's a bit of a (Catch 22). Tires that are quiet, ride good and have low rolling resistance , look wimpy and get poor traction. Why does a Toyota Prius get good mileage, small part of it, those funky tires. I'd just pick an aggressive tire that fits your budget and enjoy your Ram for the monster that it is. I'm pretty pleased with the Hankook Dynapro ATM's in 275/60/20" on my Ram, but I like something more aggressive next time. Those GY's are probably a good choice as well.
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thanks man! yeah i want to go something a little bigger than the 265's i have on right now, i will look at the ATM's also!
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This is why I stick with AT's. I'm just not in the mud enough to need anything more agressive.
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The bfg at ko are an excellent choice for what you want. I had them on my f-150 and they have a beefy look but don't kill you on the highway
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This is why I stick with AT's. I'm just not in the mud enough to need anything more agressive.
I am not in the mud really at all either besides during hunting season, i am in the snow mostly because some years we have snow 6 months out of the year here in ND! The bf's look like they are a good winter tire with some good siping. and im not too worried about the mileage as much because when the weather is nice i have my motorcycle to drive around!
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