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      05-07-2012, 03:38 AM   #1
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20" wheels look to big on E90

anyone share some pics of their e90 20" wheels i am not sure if i want to get 20" or 19"
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      05-07-2012, 07:36 AM   #2
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I think 20" wheels with a lip look pretty good on a lowered e90 like I've got.
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      05-07-2012, 11:02 AM   #3
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Any pics
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      05-07-2012, 03:27 PM   #4
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Too big.
I have 20"s on my wife's Magnum.
That wheel it too big. The e90 wheelbase is to short for such a large wheel.
Also the profile of the tire would have to be a rubber band.
19" is the way to go. IMHO
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      05-07-2012, 03:35 PM   #5
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20" is pretty big...
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      05-07-2012, 03:36 PM   #6
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sorry double post.
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      05-07-2012, 03:42 PM   #7
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I know this is an E92 but you can kinda get an idea:
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      05-07-2012, 03:57 PM   #8
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i have 20" super concave dpe wheels on my porsche and it loosk amazing , i just dont know how 20" dont look that good on the e90 , maybe because of the tires profile or the drop?
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      05-07-2012, 03:58 PM   #9
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right now im between iss forged and iforged wheels, the work wheels are great if i can find a set mat blak center with a polished lip
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      05-07-2012, 05:26 PM   #10
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Quote:
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I know this is an E92 but you can kinda get an idea:
Do 19" VMR 718's fit the E90?
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      05-07-2012, 05:28 PM   #11
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It really depends on the style of the wheel and the car. Too many variables to generalize.
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      05-07-2012, 07:39 PM   #12
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I dont have any pics on an E90 but these should give you a good idea...


BMW E90 M3 on 20" Forged 1 Ten Split - Deep Concave by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr

Forged 1 Seven Mesh Competition 6 by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr

BMW E93 335i 20" Seven Mesh Deep Concave by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr

BMW E93 335i 20" Seven Mesh Deep Concave by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr

BMW 335i on Forged 1 Eight Deep Concave by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr
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      05-07-2012, 11:45 PM   #13
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forged 1 seven mesh, and iss forged, i want them wheels, very very nice!!!
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      05-08-2012, 08:39 AM   #14
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Sorry for the big pic but this is NJ330i's setup on 20's that he posted. I think they look perfect! And remmib's car is the poster child for 20's on an e90!

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=682122

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      05-08-2012, 10:15 AM   #15
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20" wheels will look big if the car isn't lowered. However, if you do plan or already have the car lowered, it'll look fine!
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      05-08-2012, 10:44 AM   #16
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I dont have any pics on an E90 but these should give you a good idea...

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Forged 1 Seven Mesh Competition 6 by Forged 1 Wheels, on Flickr
I've seen this car around. Looks fantastic.
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      05-08-2012, 12:22 PM   #17
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Thanks Guys! I think the 20" wheels look stunning
Now to find some Iss forged or Foged1 7 mesh being sold
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      05-08-2012, 12:26 PM   #18
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Hi,

I still don't think the e9x is a big enough car to pull it off, but then YMMV.
I am definitely doing 19" on my e90 when the current tires wear.
Remember the 20" tire/wheel combo is going to be heavy. This will have an adverse affect because you really want to reduce unsprung weight not increase it.
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      05-08-2012, 10:50 PM   #19
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Whats the price on those 7 mesh deep concave forged 1 wheels for a set, im looking for 18 or 19 inch set up in hyper silver finish like in the pics posted. I have a 2008 335I sedan, Wheeladdicts can you chime in or PM me
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      05-08-2012, 11:02 PM   #20
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yeah , dont threadjack!!!

dont go 18" thats to small, 19 or 20"s
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      05-09-2012, 06:36 AM   #21
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19" is perfect.
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