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      02-27-2014, 04:35 PM   #1
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Square setup or staggered best for handling in an e92?

I have a 2011 e92 328i 6mt and plan to buy new wheels soon. Do these cars handle better with square fitment, or staggered?
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Squared setup will give you better handling
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I road raced, I have a e92 6MT with a staggered setup (but also a rear sway, springs, shocks/struts) and it handles really, really well.
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Depends on your set up and spring rates.
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Probably depends on your setup, but many say square fitment will be optimal for handling.
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Probably depends on your setup, but many say square fitment will be optimal for handling.


Also gotta add some negative camber up front to take advantage of wider rubber too.
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