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MPSS are good but expensive and die quickly.

When I used to track day (3-4x), time attack (5-10x) and Auto-X (3-7x) a lot... I would often get two full seasons from a set... yup, two seasons.

On hot days folks would have to pit on track days due to greasy tires whereas the Bridgestones kept going.
Interesting. Is 2 seasons typical of a track capable street tire? That sounds like a decent amount based on your usage, although maybe you used a separate set of wheels/tires for street use only?
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Interesting. Is 2 seasons typical of a track capable street tire? That sounds like a decent amount based on your usage, although maybe you used a separate set of wheels/tires for street use only?
Most of my competitors were getting a season or less from their Nittos, Falcons, BFGs etc.

I usually drove to and from the track on the same set but as I did not drive much since I lived Downtown my street use was rather limited to 2000-3000km a year.
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^ Almost looks like the Alps! I bet there are some Stelvio Pass like crazy mountain roads up there too.
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