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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

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Low rolling resistence - for fuel economy. Typically they're harder compound and a fair bit less traction/grip than a more normal tyre.
yes these tires are good for fuel economy and price that's it nothing els.
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Old 06-11-2009, 05:48 PM
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the first year that they made the IS you could get an AWD IS350 but that was a very limited production run.

hmm....news to me. Do you mean IS300?
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

nope the IS300 was RWD only not even in japan where it is a toyota Altezza was it AWD.
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

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I don't know about that. I'm in the north east and most of the IS250 lexus and even infinity g35/37 here are AWD. I even have a different wheels than Scotts wife they 2" smaller (17") so I can't see lexus using a tire that isn't good in the snow. I've drove the car in the snow and it's awesome. Not to say there isn't better snow tires out there.
I am against those tires. Thats why I was telling you to get the Eagle GTs. They grab very nicely in both wet and dry roads.
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

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the first year that they made the IS you could get an AWD IS350 but that was a very limited production run.
Do you mean the Lexus IS F?
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

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I am against those tires. Thats why I was telling you to get the Eagle GTs. They grab very nicely in both wet and dry roads.
Then why art they $100. More than eagle f1? Well her next set of tires I'll just replace all with the eagle gt or f1.
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Do you mean the Lexus IS F?

The IS-F is RWD....and I have never seen nor heard of an AWD IS 350
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

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The IS-F is RWD....and I have never seen nor heard of an AWD IS 350
Me either. Before they came out I followed he new IS design. My best friend does the advertising for the whole Rallye group in Glen Cove, Long Island and I've never heard of it. And he gets inside leads on Lexus, MB, BMW, and Acura's. But maybe not in this reagon or something. Thats why I give Infinity credit. They're up to 330hp AWD and even in the coupe G37x now.
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

Ok yall let me clarify things

I mean't to say that the first year of the second gen the IS 350 got AWD.
is that better?
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

Um I dunno. Second Gen 350 isn't that like 2010? The second gen is would have been 2006 so the second year would have been 2007. But this is still the first gen for the 350
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there is no awd IS350 Dylan
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Re: I need you guys help with tires for my GF AWD IS250

And it sucks that the manual is only RWD 250. Sup w/ that 'ish???
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