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A tire store in Mexico stole this shot from me a couple of years ago. I found it when I did a reverse image search.
 

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Blisters? ..... No bueno
No blisters. What you might be seeing is pieces of melted rubber on the tires. I have 8 track sessions of ~25 minutes each on this set and I am actually surprised at how well they have held up! There is a lot of life still in these tires.
 

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No blisters. What you might be seeing is pieces of melted rubber on the tires. I have 8 track sessions of ~25 minutes each on this set and I am actually surprised at how well they have held up! There is a lot of life still in these tires.
Thinking you might look a little closer at that picture. Hadn't you driven it to a car event after your track day? That should have cleaned off any kind of loose rubber. What I'm calling blistering is looking like all around the circumference of that one rib. Guessing a lot of understeer and you were pushing the tire through the turns. Just my uneducated guess.
 

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Thinking you might look a little closer at that picture. Hadn't you driven it to a car event after your track day? That should have cleaned off any kind of loose rubber. What I'm calling blistering is looking like all around the circumference of that one rib. Guessing a lot of understeer and you were pushing the tire through the turns. Just my uneducated guess.
I looked VERY closely at all 4 tires and filmed it. I plan to make a video of it. I also rotated them left to right as the wear was different side to side. Both tracks I have gone to run counter clockwise.

These tires are in excellent condition for the abuse they have received.
 

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Never heard of those tires on your 08... how do you like them?
They go round and round. Haven't had an opportunity to push them so I have no idea what they'll be if I put them on a track.
 
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Back tire for a switch.
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