Tirerack
Use the following links to go directly to useful tirerack winter items: Tirerack Winter Tires. Gary's Winter Tire FAQ.
Using the links directly supports E90Post with tirerack sales commision!

  E90Post
 


TireRack

   PLEASE HELP SUPPORT E90POST BY DOING YOUR TIRERACK SHOPPING FROM THIS BANNER, THANKS!
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Wheels and Tires Forum Sponsored by The Tire Rack > Concave 18's, few selections...



Wheels and Tires forum Sponsored by The Tire Rack
Please help to directly support e90post by doing your tirerack shopping from the above link. For every sale made through the link, e90post gets sponsor support to keep the site alive. Disclaimer

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-21-2013, 08:46 PM   #1
FrozenM5
Coach
1
Rep
180
Posts

 
Drives: M5 and E93
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: New York

iTrader: (0)

Concave 18's, few selections...

Looking for a nice set of 18's such that I can run a taller sidewalk than with my 19's. rough roads....

18x8 or 8.5 front
18x8.5 - 9.5 rear

Lowered e92 offset

Any suggestions?
Appreciate 0
      02-21-2013, 09:01 PM   #2
tjnitsche
Private First Class
1
Rep
182
Posts

 
Drives: 07 e90 335 FBO
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: PA

iTrader: (0)

Forgestar f14, you can get the 18x10 super deep concave rears.. I am considering a set myself
Appreciate 0
      02-22-2013, 10:34 AM   #3
OEMconcept
OEMconcept's Avatar
Canada
34
Rep
1,037
Posts

 
Drives: in the fast lane
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Canada/U.S

iTrader: (10)

Most cast brands will have the same amount of concave. The wheel specs are all pretty much the same, so there will never be inches of concave difference. If you want deeper concave you need to run wider wheels, so something like a 18x10 or 10.5 in the rear, but then there aren't many companies that offer that. Forgestar would probably get you the deepest concave since you can get them in wider widths.
__________________


Follow OEMconcept on Facebook | LIKE US!
Appreciate 0
      02-22-2013, 11:32 AM   #4
jjellyneck
First Lieutenant
3
Rep
335
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 335i MT
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: TX

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by OEMconcept View Post
Most cast brands will have the same amount of concave. The wheel specs are all pretty much the same, so there will never be inches of concave difference. If you want deeper concave you need to run wider wheels, so something like a 18x10 or 10.5 in the rear, but then there aren't many companies that offer that. Forgestar would probably get you the deepest concave since you can get them in wider widths.
Yes but...when you get into that 10 or 10.5 range and run a reasonable width tire (265) then you need to roll the rear fenders, correct?
Appreciate 0
      02-23-2013, 06:39 PM   #5
FrozenM5
Coach
1
Rep
180
Posts

 
Drives: M5 and E93
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: New York

iTrader: (0)

I've got a 10.5, 265 now and don't need to roll. Could easily run a 275 too.
Appreciate 0
      02-23-2013, 08:27 PM   #6
jjellyneck
First Lieutenant
3
Rep
335
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 335i MT
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: TX

iTrader: (0)

Nice! What offset are you running?

Last edited by jjellyneck; 02-23-2013 at 09:20 PM.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:37 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST