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Old 02-11-2011, 01:19 PM
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Originally Posted by tdepetra View Post
Yes, a regular tire will fit on the car. Dealers will tell you the car was designed for RFT, implying RFTs are needed for handling, safety, etc. This is not totally accurate. Of course the car was designed for RFT -- they didn't leave a space for a spare!!
RFTs are not standard on European F10s, so the cars were designed to handle both RFTs and nonRFTs. BMW has the Mobility Kit as standard equipment for nonRFT F10s.

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