Another Track Day tire question?

Jo Rhett jorhett at
Wed Jun 18 21:55:00 PDT 2008

On Jun 18, 2008, at 7:40 AM, Mike Moore wrote:
> III but they are not available in 160 for the SV.  Recently it was  
> suggested
> that I consider switching out the rear wheel (F3 or similar) so I  
> could run
> Does anyone have experience with this type of setup?

Many many people.

> Anyone know for sure what is is required for an F3 rear wheel swap.

Rim, a different rear brake disc that will fit in your stock brakes,  
and a washer from Zoran.

> Does F3 year make a difference?  I think before about '98 the F3 was  
> a 5" rim and
> 5.5" later.

You want the 5.5 size rim, which will let you use a 180 Pirelli rear.   
(won't work for Dunlop though, and I've heard mixed answers for  

Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA / AFM

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