Skinny tires

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Narrow tires present a smaller frontal area and reduce wind resistance. In fact, narrower tires on the CRX HF model were what made its Cd .01 lower than the DX ans Si models.

Cost is high, but if you're planning to replace your tires anyway, this is worth considering.

Instructions for mod

Swap wheels

User experiences

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User Name Car Make, Model, Year Cost of Mod Time to Perform Mod MPG Before Mod MPG After Mod MPG improvement guess Instruction Link
Example Data Saand Example Data Mazda, 626, 1991 Example Data $5 USD Example Data 1 Hour Example Data 27.2 Example Data 29.8 User mod detail or measurement detailed data

Problems / Consequences of mod

- Worse handling and cornering

- Less traction


Forum thread links

Can Skinnier Tires Increase Fuel Economy?

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