Alfa Romeo Forum - View Single Post - Tyres for the Quadrifoglio
You are currently unregistered, register for more features.    
View Single Post
(Post Link) post #1 of Old 20-01-17 Thread Starter
Status: Skint but happy
AO Member
146Nick's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: United Kingdom
County: Hertfordshire
Posts: 767

Member car:

Giulia QV

Tyres for the Quadrifoglio

I've moaned on another thread about the lack of grip I'm getting. It really is pretty bad, and I was being a tad dozy on the motorway this morning and had to stand on the brakes. The fronts wanted to lock way before I thought they should so it's not just rear end grip that's affected. It wasn't close or scary but it could have been if my doziness was worse.

Looking into it, it looks like the P Zero Corsas are track focused tyres that don't work well in the cold. Have a look at this different between pirelli p zero vs p zero corsa - Page 1 - Supercar General - PistonHeads. A quote from one post "AM actually made you sign a disclaimer saying that you understood that the tires were useless below 7c."

I'll also draw your attention to the fact that (normally a pretty cheap site) has the rears at 327 each.

146Nick is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome