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Bew Tyre Concept - The Michelin Tweel

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Caesium, Feb 2, 2009.

  1. Caesium
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    Caesium My BM is fixed!

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    [Feb 2, 2009]
    anyone seen this before?

    Not sure about the profile size.

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    Yeah seen these before. Don't matter how good they might be would you want to lob a car about with those on?
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    MintyS3 Works 60% the time, Everytime.

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    Im thinking handling of a frozen turd on top of another turd on ice.
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Might work in theory, but they just look $hit!! LOL
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    been around ages and still hasn't caught on.
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    yep saw these ages ago and think there a cool idea.

    But they obviously arent great as they havent caught on. But maybe the tractor market would be better as shown in that pic.
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    Makes your wheels look sh1t too!
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    Road noise was meant to be horrendous
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    So is that the finished product without the tyre walls? I thought they removed the tyre wall for illustration/demonstration purposes.
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    Caesium My BM is fixed!

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    You would think though after over 100 years of the pneumatic tyre they would have come up with something better by now.
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    wasnt this a april fool one year ?????
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