Originally Posted by NokTurNaL 330i
You will notice that the tire will bubble on the side since the rim is narrow.
When you say "the tire will bubble", are you saying it will deform under stress or that it will simply have a "bubble" or wider appearance sitting on an 8.5 vs a wider rim folks would typically use?
I certainly would be concerned about the former. If it's the latter, I guess my current rears are indicative of how it will look (kind of "meaty beefy" lol ).