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Old 11-21-2011, 10:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Suraj View Post
Perhaps I am asking a basic question: If all season tires outperform RTFs in handling, comfort, noise, weight and price, why does BMW keep pushing the RFTs?
With RFTs, BMW can avoid the expense and weight of a normal spare.

Also, there are all-season RFTs and summer RFTs - the difference we are suggesting is RFTs or non-RFTs.

BTW, I have Continental DWS on my 545 and love 'em.
2016 Chevrolet Tahoe LT | 2013 535i xDrive M-Sport (Retired) | 2005 545i Sport (Retired - best of the litter) | 2001 X5 3.0 Sport (Retired)
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