Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Should I get new wheels?
View Single Post
Old 01-22-2013, 02:05 PM   #8
Twenty
Sonic's Mk3 Crew #17
 
Twenty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 90312
Location: Calgary, Canada
What I Drive: 2012 YB ST-converted SE sedan

Posts: 4,781
Points 27,174, Level 97
Points: 27,174, Level: 97 Points: 27,174, Level: 97 Points: 27,174, Level: 97
Level Up 83% Completed
Level up: 83% Level up: 83% Level up: 83%
Forum Activity 9%
Activity: 9% Activity: 9% Activity: 9%
FF Reputation: 10 Twenty Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Quote:
Originally Posted by WizeGuyDezignz View Post
Hey guys, I have a 2012 Sterling Grey Focus SEL sedan with the 16" alloy wheels.

I'm considering getting new wheels and moving up to 17" at the same time. I will probably do it when I need new tires so I'm not wasting the ones that came with the car.

Do you guys think it's a good idea? If so, which rims would you take a look at without breaking the bank? Which color would you guys prefer with this color Focus?

Any advice would be welcome, thanks!
My personal opinions:

-17s are a nice size for these cars. That's what I have in the summer and they work even on stock height. Tires are still decent prices too as 17s aren't too large.

-There are tons of choices and it's mainly subjective, so start looking around for ideas. Fifteen52 has nice styles as well as Rotiform, though I don't know what your budget is.

-For SGM, either a darker graphite or lighter silver would work nicely.
__________________
officialTHREETWENTY.com
2012 YB Focus ST1-Swapped Sedan [Performance Ford, Sept '14]
1992 BW Grand Prix SE Sedan [restomod project]
SR#74/SMk3C#17/YBOC#03
Bill M.
Twenty is offline  
    Reply With Quote