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      11-29-2012, 08:46 PM   #1
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Which wheel look better....

Hi everyone, I can't decide on what wheel to get.... VMR 701 or VMR 718???

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718 is way better in my opinion!
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      11-30-2012, 04:04 AM   #3
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i've always been a fan of V701's!
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Damn hard to pick...
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If I had to pick between those two id go with 701, If you're stuck on vmr I think 709's would look better.
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Sedan or coupe? I've really started to like the 701's on sedans and have always liked 718's on coupes (although I still like 710's better.)
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going with the 701... thanks everyone for you advice..
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