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New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Mne666 » Mon Feb 03, 2014 9:13 am

Here are some pics after a wash and some new wheels ...

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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Yoshi » Mon Feb 03, 2014 12:01 pm

*shrugs* Yes? I'm not much of a rim guy. Car looks great.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby blasphemy101 » Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:41 pm

I like the style of them, but the diameter is slightly larger than I'd want on an E30.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby M20_fever » Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:42 pm

love the wheels, but I think they need a bit more tire personally. Car looks awesome though!
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby 87e30 » Mon Feb 03, 2014 5:15 pm

Those wheels remind me of the early 90's. I also agree that those tires need more beef. Rubber bands no good.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Nsquared97 » Mon Feb 03, 2014 6:04 pm

Needs meatier tires, other than that I do like them quite a bit.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Mne666 » Mon Feb 03, 2014 7:48 pm

Hi, was going to go for larger tyres but these work out at the same rolling radius as my 15's so could go much bigger.

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They are azev a's. Do they have them in the states ?
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby M20_fever » Tue Feb 04, 2014 3:41 pm

yep, seen them on a few cars over here. Nice classic look in more modern sizes.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Mne666 » Tue Feb 04, 2014 6:43 pm

I tried a few wheels before I settled on these, retro and in keeping. Probably going to put a small spacer on the rear
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby M20_fever » Wed Feb 05, 2014 12:59 am

what's the offset of those?
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Mne666 » Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:13 am

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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby pr0craztinazn » Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:48 pm

The style is good, and period correct for those into that sort of thing. I just wish they were wider. An E30 looks much more purposeful running 215/225 width tires.
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby ten2doyle102 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:20 pm

I like them. They look very nice on your car! :)
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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby Mne666 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:56 pm

I am just looking for a set of spacers for them, I think they do need spacing out, maybe 10 mm but need to find some images of similar wheels spaced.

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Re: New wheels... What do you think?

Postby M20_fever » Fri Feb 07, 2014 1:58 am

My wheels are et27 with 10mm front and 8mm rear spacers.
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