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Bridgestone V01 test at Winton Raceway, Victoria

By | 2018-01-27T18:46:52+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   December 13th at Winton Track, Victoria.   Ambient 32 – 36C, high humidity with heavy overnight and morning rain.     Tyres supplied by: Trackside Tyre Service. (South Australian Distributor for Bridgestone race tyres) Steve Millar 0419624005, email steve@tracksidetyreservice.com.au www.tracksidetyreservice.com.au     Bike:- 2008 R1 supplied by Trevor [...]

Bridgestone V01 tire test Mallala Raceway, South Australia

By | 2018-01-27T18:47:27+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

  December 8th & 9th at Mallala Track, South Australia.   To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   V01 RZ 120/600/R17 Soft front and a V01 RZ  190/650/R17 Medium rear Tyres supplied by: Trackside Tyre Service. (South Australian Distributor for Bridgestone race tyres) Steve Millar 0419624005, email steve@tracksidetyreservice.com.au www.tracksidetyreservice.com.au     Bike:- 2008 R1 supplied by [...]

Bridgestone Slick Tire Test

By | 2018-01-27T18:47:54+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

BRIDGESTONE TIRE TEST, THUNDERHILL RACEWAY PARK To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   DATE: 8/25/2010 TEMP: 108F ambient, surface at 140F BIKE:  2009 Yamaha R1, 5,000 miles on the odometer previously owned by Ken Hill of Ken Hill Coaching and Yamaha School of Champions At the start of the test I had one hour [...]

Bridgestone S20 tire review

By | 2018-01-27T18:48:23+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

Thunderhill Raceway Park, CA To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   Bike: 09 Yamaha R1 Forks: 08 R1 with Ohlns 25mm fork cartridges Shock: Yacugar race shock   Chassis: Fork height at +4mm Fork preload 6 turns in (1.0kg springs) Fork rebound 14 clicks out Fork compression 5 clicks out   Shock at 295mm [...]

Bridgestone RS 10 Tire test

By | 2018-01-27T18:48:55+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

June 27th & 28th, 2015 at Thunderhill Raceway Park   Bridgestone RS 10 tire test http://www.bridgestone.com/corporate/news/2014110603.html   Initial impressions: –       rear circumference smaller? –       great roll profile with effortless steering and transitions –       fantastic front tire feel     6/27/15, ambient 98F, track 120F strong breeze reducing track temps   Tires were hot when mounted on [...]

Bridgestone R10 EVO Type 4 soft (red stripe) front tire

By | 2018-01-27T18:49:32+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   March 27th, Thunderhill Raceway Park Ambient temp 65F, track temp 80-90F   Bike: 2007 GSXR 750 GP Suspension front forks (compression and rebound kit, compression needles) Stock shock, +10mm washers between shock and frame Rear tire 190/650 YCX Bridgestone slick   Session 1. Cold tire pressure was [...]

Bridgestone R10 DOT Part 2

By | 2018-01-27T18:50:07+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

THUNDERHILL 9/4/11 BRIDGESTONE R10 DOT RACE TIRE TEST Part 2 To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com –  rear tire 190/55 x 17 Type 3 medium compound –  front tire 120/70 x 17 TYPE 3 AMBIENT 98 degrees F TEST BIKE 2009 R1 TEST PURPOSE Having achieved optimal tire wear in the original test by [...]

Bridgestone R10 DOT

By | 2018-01-27T18:50:39+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

THUNDERHILL 7/31/11 Photo courtesy of Dito Milian, Got Blue Milk Photography   BRIDGESTONE R10 DOT RACE TIRE TEST To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   – rear tire 190/55 x 17 Medium Type 3 compound – front tire 120/70 x 17 TYPE 3 AMBIENT 97 degrees F TEST [...]

Bridgestone BT003 Pro

By | 2018-01-27T18:51:26+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Tires|

Bridgestone BT003 Pro DOT race tire test To order this tire online, go to: http://viets-performance.com   July 21st, 2012 at Thunderhill Race way Park, CA   Ambient temp: 102F Track temp 145F   Bike: 2009 Yamaha R1 Nitron Race Shock Spring rate: 631nm Installed preload 11mm Current preload setting at 21 clicks in from full soft [...]