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    21" winter tires on Porsche Cayenne

    I know summer just started. Smiley

    My dealer told me that here will be Porsche approved winter tires for the 21" wheels. I'm considering this because I don't like to drive around half of the year with (smaller) wheels I don't like and to save the money of an extra pair of wheels. (I really don't like the looks of the 19" wheels on the Cayenne, so the only alternative would be to get 20" winter wheels.)

    Now the 21" tires are 295 wide back and front, compared to 275 for the 20" wheels. Is this a concern for driving in the snow in the mountains? Nothing extrem, but just getting to a mountain resort in the Alpes.

    Smiley

     


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    2012 Cayenne S White/Espresso delivery Sept. 2011


    Re: 21" winter tires on Porsche Cayenne

     I have driven on snow with my C4S + C2S with 295 at the back.

    Surely not the best set up, but I always managed. There was a significant difference with the AWD., which allowed me to drive ' nearly' anywhere .

    See pics  (  not sure exactly how this compares to y Cayenne  but it can not be worst !!!! , and it was actualy a good excuse to post some of my old snow pics  )

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     997.2 C2S, PDK, -20mm


    Re: 21" winter tires on Porsche Cayenne

     Thanks for the feedback Gnil! 

    Amazing pictures by the way.


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    2012 Cayenne S White/Espresso delivery Sept. 2011


    Re: 21" winter tires on Porsche Cayenne

    What fantastic photos!  I love your car , especially in this setting.


     
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