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Old 11-07-2007, 08:20 AM   #6
MattMarks
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One of the problems with wheels/tires and the Spec suspension is interference between the tire and the spring - especially on the 2005 and later cars. Toyo makes a 225 R888, but it rubs. Going wider and taller with an 18 inch wheel is llikely to exacerbate this - and cause a lot of guys who are already running to have to dump 8-12 wheels each

PLus - the SVT wheels can be found from the sponsors on this board for as little as $104. That's basically free as far as racing goes.
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