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: P6000

17th May 2002, 01:13 PM
just bought some Pirelli P6000 tyres. Anyone had any experience with them?

17th May 2002, 01:20 PM
I put a set of these on my t16s they grip very well in a straight line in the wet, but I am not impressed by the stiffness of the side wall. All mine are knackered now in about 20k miles. I will be replacing them with some Avon Zv1's.

17th May 2002, 02:24 PM
hi, was it the POWERGY P6000, just the P6000?

19th May 2002, 04:00 PM
Not Powergy, just P6000 195/60/VR15.

20th May 2002, 03:06 AM
I had exactly the same experience as Keith. Sidewall flex was a nightmare and I was glad to wear them our in a wheel-spinning frenzy with Simon aboard.


Mark P
20th May 2002, 02:27 PM
I'm running a set at the moment and am very pleased with them. Good grip in both wet and dry, and quite a quiet tyre compared with ones I've had previously. I'm only running a normally aspirated 900 though, so I guess I'm not putting as much power through them, or arriving at corners quite as fast as some of the high-speed boys....