re you saying that you cant find a slick track tire anywhere??
No, didn't say anywhere. Just "all" the normal places you would buy tires from don't carry them and very few places do.
After a week of searching around I've only found a couple of places.
I'm on the path now of a guy who knows a guy.
where are the track guys getting them??
Exactly! Reason for the post.
Im assuming you need to attend a track day to buy them??
Some track day org's have track side tire vendors, who usually only
carry 1 brand. Where I ride there's no tire vendor.
I've been told by tire people they don't carry them because not big sellers,
multiple compounds, date codes, etc.
The lack of availability/competition will also mean less discounting.
I don't even race and at around $420 a set I'll go through at least 3 to 4 sets
for the season.
Still looking and contacting some people. So far found 3 places for Pirellis, 1 for Dunlops, 1 for michelins and 1 guy the can order in Bridgestones,
Need to track down regional reps of each tire.
Good enough to get going, but was wondering where people where getting