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      06-30-2012, 06:11 PM   #1
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E92xi LCI | KW V3 | BBS GT4 RE

August 5, 2012 UPDATE:

Photoshoot by Alpha Motorsports in Toronto

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Big shout out to Alpha Motorsports here in Toronto for the parts

BBS GT4 RE specs:
18x10 +40 -21.5 lbs
18x9.5 +25 -21.3 lbs

Tires: AD08 255/35/18 and 265/35/18

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      06-30-2012, 06:15 PM   #2
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Does anyone make a wheel like this that isn't $1000 a wheel?
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      06-30-2012, 06:16 PM   #3
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the look small but really good.
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      06-30-2012, 06:43 PM   #4
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      06-30-2012, 06:47 PM   #5
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      06-30-2012, 06:56 PM   #6
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      06-30-2012, 07:11 PM   #7
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Sick wheels but this may be a dumb question but do you have the 18x10s in the front and the 18x9.5 in the rear? In the first pick the fronts look more aggressive than the rears.
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      06-30-2012, 07:24 PM   #8
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I am curious, no rubbing?? I am thinking those wheels but thought it was too much hassle to go w/ the aggressive sizes. what is the hub ring for??
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      06-30-2012, 07:45 PM   #9
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impressive front fitment!

those tires are like running 265 up front in other brands.

looks like the tire is sticking out past the fender though. does it clear during high compression turns? i'm assuming with a tire setup like this you're tracking the car.

i can barely get 245x19 +23 to fit on the front with -1.9* camber
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      06-30-2012, 09:24 PM   #10
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these wheels are SIKKKKKKKKKKKK and they look great on AW
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9.5 fronts! No rubbing?
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      07-01-2012, 02:23 AM   #13
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Nice set-up. Be careful... you don't want to crack those plastic fenders in the front.

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The new Apex EC-7. I'm eyeing a set myself.
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      07-01-2012, 02:36 AM   #14
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Does anyone make a wheel like this that isn't $1000 a wheel?
As mentioned below, Apex. They come in more aggressive offsets as well.

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Sick wheels but this may be a dumb question but do you have the 18x10s in the front and the 18x9.5 in the rear? In the first pick the fronts look more aggressive than the rears.
18 x 9.5 is in the front, 18 x 10 is in the rear. Front is definitely more aggressive than the rear. Most people running these rims have rear spacers, I haven't gotten around to rolling the rear fenders yet so I didn't put on any spacers yet lol.

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I am curious, no rubbing?? I am thinking those wheels but thought it was too much hassle to go w/ the aggressive sizes. what is the hub ring for??
Only front rub (minor) over large bumps while turning at high speeds.

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impressive front fitment!

those tires are like running 265 up front in other brands.

looks like the tire is sticking out past the fender though. does it clear during high compression turns? i'm assuming with a tire setup like this you're tracking the car.

i can barely get 245x19 +23 to fit on the front with -1.9* camber
Thank you
As mentioned, only rubs over large bumps while turning at high speeds

Yes I track with this setup, and on track there is no problem at all

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these wheels are SIKKKKKKKKKKKK and they look great on AW
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9.5 fronts! No rubbing?
See what I have said above!

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Nice set-up. Be careful... you don't want to crack those plastic fenders in the front.


The new Apex EC-7. I'm eyeing a set myself.
Thanks man. Yes I am very mindful of the front plastic fenders lol. The Apex ones are sweet, better offsets too.
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      07-01-2012, 03:42 AM   #15
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Looks awesome! Will look more aggressive if you roll and space the rears!
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Looks awesome! Will look more aggressive if you roll and space the rears!
Thank you! Yes, roll and space is definitely in the near future!
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      07-01-2012, 11:46 AM   #17
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