Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - 2012 Focus Wheel/Tire Guide
View Single Post
Old 01-21-2013, 10:55 AM   #174
Focus Enthusiast
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101615
Location: SoCal, CA
What I Drive: 2012 Plat White Ti

Posts: 228
Points 510, Level 10
Points: 510, Level: 10 Points: 510, Level: 10 Points: 510, Level: 10
Level Up 20% Completed
Level up: 20% Level up: 20% Level up: 20%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 2 Bolto Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I posted this in the wheel forum, but am putting it in here too since this thread helped me with figuring out what new wheels to get. The new wheels I got were 17" Assetto Garas, which replaced my 18" THP wheels.

I was figuring to lose about 10 lbs per corner but ended up with just 6 as the 18"ers weighed 46 lbs and the Sparcos (with ContiProContact 215/50 LRR tires) 40 lbs.

However after a couple thousand miles, I'm seeing about a 10% increase in mileage (3-4 MPG). When summer comes around, it'll probably be even better

Bolto is online now  
    Reply With Quote