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I've heard about driving shoes, but does anyone have them? I know sparco makes some.. I have been driving in my 4 year old adidas sneakers that have the soles worn paper thin so it's great for 6spd driving. When i drive in thick-soled shoes, it seems harder to drive / shift as precisely (less pedal feel?). Would driving shoes be the thing for this? Mainly i'm trying to find something with a thin sole and comfortable / flexible.
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If you google race helmets or accessories, you'll find a few online stores that sell quality race wear. I like regular shoes (i.e. running shoes or cross trainers) for daily driving. However, I'd like to invest in some racing shoes. I saw some for under $100 that might be a good investment.

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I drive in socks, never tried any racing shoes. Sparco has some nice ones
http://www.sparcousa.com/
keep us updated if you try some.....
 
 
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My opinion? Driving shoes are 2F2F...

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I bought these for my gf once.


not for driving though...just for kicks.
Though, she does drive in them.


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not for driving though...just for kicks.
Though, she does drive in them.
Dude you say the randomest sh*t I have ever seen!!! I like it, always entertaining : )


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I drive in socks, never tried any racing shoes. Sparco has some nice ones
http://www.sparcousa.com/
keep us updated if you try some.....
I drive in socks too


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I have some. Impact high-tops. Unless you have a car with the pedals close together, regular athletic shoes are fine.
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Piloti shoes are terrific.
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