Sweep Max Forward Mounted 1/8 Drag Race & Speed Run Foam Tire (Black) (2) (Soft) w/17mm Hex

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Sweep Max Forward Mounted 1/8 Drag Race & Speed Run Foam Tire (Black) (2) (Soft)
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Sweep Max Forward 17mm Hex 1/8 Mounted GT Foam Tires have been specially developed for 1/8 scale drag racing and speed run applications. These pre-mounts feature a specially designed wheel, and high density foam that have been bonded using a proprietary process that eliminates the need for further balancing. This creates a tire that is perfectly trued, and perfectly balanced, so they are ready to rip right out of the package.


  • MAX-FLAT Wheels: This wheel is specially made ONLY for Drag racing/Speed runs. This is not an off-road buggy wheel that will squat at the launch and wobble at the finish line. Flat face 17mm hex wheel with a 1mm edge that protects tires while side by side racing.
  • Foam: Made out of race proven high density foams, that is long lasting and durable yet provides high traction.
  • Gluing/Mounting Process: Each wheel and tire is mounted on a special machine, and have been sanded and trued to perfection by people with decades of experience in foam tires fabricating. Requires no further balancing.
  • Finished product: MAXIMUM grip, LONGER LIFE TIRES!
  • Race at your own risk!
Compound Applications:
  • X-HARD: Recommended for 90deg F to hotter, or SPEED RUNS
  • HARD: Recommended for 85F or higher
  • MEDIUM: Recommended for 70deg-90deg F
  • SOFT: Recommended for temps below 70deg, or when maximum grip is desired
Weight: 80-86 grams (approx)
Diameter: 105mm
Width: 45mm
Application: 1/8 drag racing & speed run

This product was added to our catalog on February 10, 2021

Anthony Cuff
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Friday, Nov 19 2021 (about 2 years ago)
Sweep Max Forward Mounted 1/8 Drag Race & Speed Run Foam Tire (Black) (2) (X-Hard)
I do not recommend these. The are not what they advertised to be. These were advertised bas drag and speed run tires and I've never speed ran these tires but used them in drag. I can say with confidence and experience that these tires will break under load drag racing. My colleague broke the same tires on the very first trigger press and I did as well. I do not think it's so much as the foam but the rims. It is extremely fragile. I only have one set left and I use them for asphalt touring racing and they seem to work. But that's all they're good for. NOT AS ADVERTISED. Happy RC
Carlos G Carrasquillo
Thursday, May 5 2022 (about 2 years ago)
Sweep Max Forward Mounted 1/8 Drag Race & Speed Run Foam Tire (Black) (2) (Hard)
Bought 2 sets for some drag racing. Hands down best grip you can get, they out perform the other brand (amain hobbies) sells.