• Tire & Wheel Package Performance in Sand

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 #8967  by JES
 Sun Jun 26, 2011 2:36 pm
I noticed the new Tire & Wheel Packages that are available in the Online Store and they look great! 8)

One question, which one would perform better in sandy conditions (like we have down here in Florida) on both the front and rear of a buggy, the Trail Hawk or the Mud Trak?

I'm thinking that the Mud Trak tires would be the winner, but also wonder if maybe a combination of the two would work better (i.e., Trail Hawk on the front and Mud Trak on the rear) then all four being the same.

Thank you for the reply.
 #8969  by JES
 Tue Jun 28, 2011 8:40 am
Any thoughts/suggestions?
 #8979  by PGH
 Thu Jun 30, 2011 11:52 pm
You do not need an aggressive tire on sand. You want the largest foot print you can fit on the buggy to keep flotation.
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 #8980  by JES
 Sun Jul 03, 2011 11:14 pm
Thank you PGH, I appreciate the insight. 8)