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Old 01-13-2019, 12:11 PM
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Such sweet misery

I took delivery of my 2016 GT-S on January 3rd.
Of course, temps in Mass have hovered around freezing which renders the Pilot Super Sports pretty useless.
So my pretty sits in the garage on the tender waiting, patiently waiting for the next warm day for a ride.

I even toyed with swapping over the sottozeroes and rims off of the S63 just to be able to go play for a while.


new baby waiting for ride.
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Grats! That must really be aggravating. Yeah these summer tires can be crappy in Atlanta as well.
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Congrats !! Beautiful color too
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I hear ya, just stare at in the garage until April/May!
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Old 01-13-2019, 05:28 PM
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Winter? What's that?


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Actually I spent 3 years in Cambridge, MA 1968-1971. I know something about winter.
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Beautiful car. Just as well to keep it off of those salty MA roads.
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Old 01-14-2019, 07:48 AM
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So far we've had only one little storm and a few inches which has melted off long ago.
Clear dry sunny but cold days make it tougher. Those nice roads beckoning calling saying come drive me.

At least my SL500 had all season tires so I could drive on days like today but some idiot traded it for GTS

And yes the pats did win, not quite sure they have it this year but it's probably why i'm not a head coach.
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congrats on the sexy beast and that is why I live in So-FL.... LOL
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So far we've had only one little storm and a few inches which has melted off long ago.
Clear dry sunny but cold days make it tougher. Those nice roads beckoning calling saying come drive me.

At least my SL500 had all season tires so I could drive on days like today but some idiot traded it for GTS

And yes the pats did win, not quite sure they have it this year but it's probably why i'm not a head coach.
Iím sure there are more Ďwinterí tyre choices available but the new Ďall seasoní Michelin A/S 3 is very highly thought of over on the CorvetteForum. Great traction in wet and cold conditions compared to MPSS or SC2s. Just not sure itís available in sizing for the GT S, but it has more high performance capabilities I believe than a Pirelli Sottozero, which is a very good winter tyre but can be a beotch to balance. An endemic issue with Pirelli in my experience.

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Old 01-15-2019, 09:00 PM
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I'll be leaving the summer tires on the GTS.
I've got the E550, GL550 and the S63 coupe, all with snow tires so I think I'll be able to "get by". After all the other AMG has more power and all wheel drive.
If I get jonses-ing really bad I can put the wheels/tires on the from S63 for a quick ride but not likely.
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You are in Bolton MA? I work in Stow and I have a Solarbeam Yellow GTS. Lets ride this spring!
absolutely. although this weekend might make spring look far away.
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My car has been tucked away and sleeping for a while. I detailed it and applied coat of ceramic booster, got oil changed, hyper inflated the wheels, put it up on flatstoppers, hooked up the battery tender and wrapped the car in its decorative cover from Coverking.
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Kindly elaborate on the flatstoppers? have they worked well?
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We finally got a nice warm day. Hallelujah !!
got out to run some errands. So sweet.
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