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



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
      04-22-2013, 06:13 AM   #1
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

Alufelgen SF 71

Hi,

I'm about to order a set of wheels. I think I'm settling with the Alufelgen SF 71. I'm just having a hard time deciding on what color. I was thinking of getting the hyper black, titianium gunmetal, or sports gunmetal. It would help if there are pics of these on a E90 SGM. Just not sure which color flows with the SGM. I don't have any other mods besides the blacklines and black grills.
Appreciate 0
      04-22-2013, 05:55 PM   #2
themdshift
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
35
Posts

 
Drives: 07 gray 335i
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: the burgh

iTrader: (0)

I have hyperblack vb3's on my sgm and I think its great I get plenty of compliments.
Appreciate 0
      04-22-2013, 07:44 PM   #3
asianstutter
Second Lieutenant
5
Rep
266
Posts

 
Drives: 2006 BMW 330xi
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zero_09 View Post
Hi,

I'm about to order a set of wheels. I think I'm settling with the Alufelgen SF 71. I'm just having a hard time deciding on what color. I was thinking of getting the hyper black, titianium gunmetal, or sports gunmetal. It would help if there are pics of these on a E90 SGM. Just not sure which color flows with the SGM. I don't have any other mods besides the blacklines and black grills.
Where are you ordering the wheels from?
Appreciate 0
      04-22-2013, 10:04 PM   #4
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

probably going to get it from one of the vendors here. Whoever has the better price.

Quote:
Originally Posted by themdshift View Post
I have hyperblack vb3's on my sgm and I think its great I get plenty of compliments.
got any pics?
Appreciate 0
      04-23-2013, 06:45 AM   #5
geko29
Second Lieutenant
5
Rep
255
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 335d
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Illinois, USA

iTrader: (2)

I have the Titanium Gunmetal on my AW, and the contrast is exactly what I was looking for. Not too dark like black or sports gunmetal would have been, but doesn't blend like hyper silver does.

I think it'd look good on SGM, but would tend to blend, as the colors are close. I'd expect it to look similar to black wheels on a black car, hyper silver on Titanium Silver, or white painted on AW. If you're looking for contrast so they stand out, it's probably not the right choice.

You can see what it looks like here:

http://bit.ly/XTcXeQ
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-23-2013, 09:44 AM   #6
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

thanks for the pictures. I'm thinking of picking up the Diamond Cut Titanium. They're not too dark and from the looks of the pictures has the right amount of contrast. Just haven't seen it on SGM yet.

Appreciate 0
      04-23-2013, 01:40 PM   #7
TitanLH8
Lieutenant
TitanLH8's Avatar
United_States
4
Rep
424
Posts

 
Drives: 07 E90 335i
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: NoVA

iTrader: (3)

Have you tried looking through this thread, there's a good amount of postings with a variety of car colors:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=405018
Appreciate 0
      04-23-2013, 07:11 PM   #8
cchong4
Captain
18
Rep
828
Posts

 
Drives: e92 328i
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Gainesville/Ft.Lauderdale

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2010 328i  [0.00]
just ordered a set from sonic tuning
__________________
/// ST V1 Coilovers /// BMW Performance Exhaust /// OSS Full Blackout /// LCI Tail Lights /// Volk Racing TE37 /// CPS Lip ///
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 07:59 AM   #9
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by TitanLH8 View Post
Have you tried looking through this thread, there's a good amount of postings with a variety of car colors:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=405018
I checked the thread. Sadly no pics of the one I want. I'm just going to go with the diamond cut titanium.

Quote:
Originally Posted by cchong4 View Post
just ordered a set from sonic tuning
what color did you go with?
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 09:36 AM   #10
geko29
Second Lieutenant
5
Rep
255
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 335d
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Illinois, USA

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by cchong4 View Post
just ordered a set from sonic tuning
Pat was great with me, I'm sure you'll be very happy.

I'll echo the previous question. What color?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 09:44 AM   #11
rr006rbc
Captain
United_States
11
Rep
716
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: United States

iTrader: (20)

Wherever you buy them from, don't pay more than about $950-$1000 shipped to your door. That's what they're worth.
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 10:11 AM   #12
cchong4
Captain
18
Rep
828
Posts

 
Drives: e92 328i
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Gainesville/Ft.Lauderdale

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2010 328i  [0.00]
went with the silver set
__________________
/// ST V1 Coilovers /// BMW Performance Exhaust /// OSS Full Blackout /// LCI Tail Lights /// Volk Racing TE37 /// CPS Lip ///
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 11:10 AM   #13
balgopi
AC Milan Rossenari
3
Rep
143
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 328i Sedan
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: U.S.A

iTrader: (0)

I'm patiently waiting for my powder coated titanuim gunmetal set to arrive
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 11:47 AM   #14
themdshift
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
35
Posts

 
Drives: 07 gray 335i
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: the burgh

iTrader: (0)

check my previous threads I posted a couple pictures in there.
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=810107
Appreciate 0
      04-24-2013, 12:00 PM   #15
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

I PM pat from sonictuning also but unfortunately they do not have the diamond cut titanium color in stock
Appreciate 0
      04-27-2013, 03:35 PM   #16
jose_sonictuning
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
jose_sonictuning's Avatar
United_States
75
Rep
2,167
Posts


 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Gaithersburg, Maryland

iTrader: (16)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zero_09 View Post
I PM pat from sonictuning also but unfortunately they do not have the diamond cut titanium color in stock
Currently, we are out of this finish. So far we dont have ETA when the next batch will be here.

Let us know if there is any other finish you are looking for.
Appreciate 0
      04-27-2013, 03:45 PM   #17
Wonka
Racer 5
Wonka's Avatar
United_States
15
Rep
820
Posts

 
Drives: '09 E92 335i xDrive M Sport
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: MD

iTrader: (3)

Garage List
Zero, the Alufelgen SF-71 wheels have been solid for me since their release.
Appreciate 0
      04-27-2013, 03:45 PM   #18
Rylen
Colonel
Rylen's Avatar
59
Rep
2,775
Posts

 
Drives: White 335i Sedan
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Orange County CA

iTrader: (2)

Do HRE's "New Penny"
Appreciate 0
      04-27-2013, 09:30 PM   #19
cchong4
Captain
18
Rep
828
Posts

 
Drives: e92 328i
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Gainesville/Ft.Lauderdale

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2010 328i  [0.00]
Love my silver set! They look even better in person than on pictures. I've only had them on for a little over 24 hours and have had a handful of people come up to me asking what wheels they were and how much they like them
__________________
/// ST V1 Coilovers /// BMW Performance Exhaust /// OSS Full Blackout /// LCI Tail Lights /// Volk Racing TE37 /// CPS Lip ///
Appreciate 0
      04-29-2013, 07:31 PM   #20
Zero_09
Lieutenant
Canada
8
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 328i
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Brampton

iTrader: (1)

Seems like most of the vendors do not have them in stock. I'm stuck waiting. I want to order mine this week and get them on already!
Appreciate 0
      04-29-2013, 08:09 PM   #21
SirHoward
Lieutenant
SirHoward's Avatar
7
Rep
514
Posts

 
Drives: Da Car I Wanted
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Driver's Seat

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zero_09 View Post
Seems like most of the vendors do not have them in stock. I'm stuck waiting. I want to order mine this week and get them on already!
how about mod bargains dot com?
Appreciate 0
      04-30-2013, 05:20 PM   #22
balgopi
AC Milan Rossenari
3
Rep
143
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 328i Sedan
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: U.S.A

iTrader: (0)

^^^^^^^^^^I highly recommend staying away from mod bargains com if you can.


I will explain later in my review of ordering my wheels from them...
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 03:51 PM.




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