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Old 02-12-2008, 11:52 AM   #1
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Kelly Fierce UHP tires for 2003 S

I am still shopping for a Boxster in the 2003 to 2005 range, and found a nice 2003 S. It has brand new Kelly Fierce UHP tires (it has 20,500 miles, and I was told these were just installed). They are mounted on 18" Turbo Twist wheels.

I am not familar with this tire at all, but I am hoping that someone here can opine as whether these are decent tires or not. I am in South Florida, so winter performance is NOT a concern, but wet weather performance is. Any insight would be helpful. Since I know that a full new set of tires is a big investment, this could impact the purchase decision. Thanks.
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Old 02-12-2008, 12:27 PM   #2
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http://www.kellytires.com/kellytires/display_tire.jsp?prodline=Fierce+UHP&mrktarea=Performance

other than that I know nothing about em.
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Old 02-12-2008, 12:29 PM   #3
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Those are new tires. Not seen on many cars yet. They look like a low cost, high performance tire similar to Hankook and Sumitomo. Probably great for a daily driver. Probably not as sticky as more expensive tires for track days.
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