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      10-03-2014, 12:48 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by dmk08 View Post
Yeh IMO the wheel/tire size vs amount of stock torque is the worst part of the new car. I guess they stayed with the installed sizes for ride quality or something.
Wider tires cause more tramlining and less responsive feel as a general rule. Most M buyers would complain about this on a daily driver car. That's my guess... it's a compromise based on how most owners will use their car as you don't really need more tire for the daily drive.
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