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With the Toyo R888 we Evora owners with 18 inch wheels had an ideal rake angle setup with 235/40R18 fronts and 275/40R18 rears. The R888r's don't have our rear fitment. I was lucky enough to get a few extra sets of R888's for the rear and ran R888r's up front for past 2 seasons. Frankly, almost no one has our ideal fitment. There is no 235/35 R18. Nitto NT01's come in our size's. Does anyone have experience with both?

My only other option is running Hoosier R7's next year in a 245/35 and a 275/35R18. Rake angle will be ideal but all OD's are 1 inch smaller which should make F-R balance with ABS etc.

Rumour has it Nitto NT01's are based on old RA1's which were damn good tires. I know they will be worthless on anything damp and beyond.
 

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This should be pertinent information for anyone that tracks there Evora.. I will copy it over to the Evora forum I guess.
 

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Anybody else here , like me, prefer the handling and rake a 275/40R18 gives over a 275/35R18?? In my head or real??
 

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If you cant get the R888R's forget the former or the NT01's. NT01's are the identical tire with a different wall if I remember correctly. If they have your fitment, go with the new A052's. They are a 'softer' R and last way longer. Its a fantastic tire.
 
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