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 > Alufelgen SF-71 or Avant Garde M359?



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
      09-15-2012, 11:01 AM   #1
335REGULATION
Second Lieutenant
335REGULATION's Avatar
Puerto Rico
3
Rep
281
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 E90 LCI M-Package 6spd
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Puerto Rico

iTrader: (0)

Alufelgen SF-71 or Avant Garde M359?

Debating myself which I like more? I have an E90, Msport, Space Grey on stock sport suspension. Regardless of the wheel I select, it will be in hyper silver/regular silver.

Any comments concerning quality of both wheels?

Feel free to let me know which you think would look better in my car.

Thanks!!!
__________________
2009 LCI E90/N54/Space Gray/M-Package/Sport Premium Package/6MT w BMW Performance Shifter/Black Dakota Leather/Wood Trim/Navigation/PDC/Comfort Access/
Appreciate 0
      09-15-2012, 01:39 PM   #2
dinkoh
Captain
dinkoh's Avatar
United_States
9
Rep
869
Posts

 
Drives: 07 e90 lemon/black
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: charm city --> bay area

iTrader: (4)

I went with SF-71 because of the various color choices. But, I think M359 looks more aggressive.
Appreciate 0
      09-15-2012, 03:29 PM   #3
engotski
oh haiii
engotski's Avatar
Philippines
18
Rep
1,102
Posts

 
Drives: e92 328i
Join Date: May 2011
Location: VanCity

iTrader: (4)

Oh man had this debate myself. Went with sf-71 for my e92 but now i want to get m359 lol. I wonder if i would feel the same if I got m359 the first time around...

Either way, both good choices
Appreciate 0
      09-15-2012, 04:55 PM   #4
335ievo
Your'e gonna learrrrrrnn tooooday
335ievo's Avatar
United_States
9
Rep
587
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 BMW 328i M Sport EB
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Fullerton, CA

iTrader: (1)

Well in terms of quality, both wheels are low-pressure cast which is good. The Avant Garde M359 does have a deeper concavity to it than the Alufelgens SF-71 from what I can see.
__________________
2013 BMW 328i MSport F30 - Estoril Blue

"Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open." James Dewar
Appreciate 0
      09-22-2012, 01:08 PM   #5
nano10
Major
nano10's Avatar
14
Rep
1,029
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 335i aka Kal-El
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Lake Forest, CA

iTrader: (3)

I cant speak for Avant Garde but SF-71 are amazing wheels. You absolutely cannot go wrong with them!!!
__________________
2013 335i Estoril Blue M Sport/ Coral Red Interior/ M Performance Red Brakes/ Enhanced Bluetooth/ Premium Audio/Performance Grills/BBS CX-R
Appreciate 0
      09-22-2012, 02:13 PM   #6
Coly
Private
Coly's Avatar
0
Rep
94
Posts

 
Drives: E93
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: London

iTrader: (0)

M359 - it's what I'm going to buy
Appreciate 0
      09-22-2012, 05:42 PM   #7
JETBLK335i
Lieutenant
United_States
7
Rep
416
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 335i
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Greenwich, CT

iTrader: (2)

I have hyper black SF71 and love them every day. It would be nice to have the 359 avant-garde in regular silver too. You can't go wrong with either but I am perfectly happy with my wheels.

I think it all depends how much concavity you want. I decided to go with SF 71s because they are different than the standard csl rep styles.
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 02:28 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