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Old 01-29-2011, 03:05 PM   #1
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Got some new AutoX Wheels and Tires

So ... after lurking in the Wheel Section and AutoX section this whole month ...

I finally got my wheels and rims all in and mounted.

Lot of decisions and lots of research before jumping on these.

And then ... there was the thought of clearance ...

Well ... to my surprise ... THEY CLEARED!!! SWEET ... I even bought 5mm Spacers just in case they wouldn't.

So ... here are the photos I took while testing out the handling ...

OH DO THEY HANDLE!!!

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SUSPENSION: Eibach Pro Kit
WHEELs: 16" Rota Slipstreams 40+ Offset
TIRES: Hankook RS3 225/50/R16


















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Old 01-29-2011, 03:14 PM   #2
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That there is HOT
Looking good ray
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Old 01-29-2011, 03:21 PM   #3
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OH EM GEE, those look so hot!!!! WOW!
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Old 01-29-2011, 03:32 PM   #4
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Those are hot ray. Hopefully they are only used for autox cuz im the only silver car with black rims lol
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what suspension are you running, that 225/50 is a huge tire
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Nice! makes me want new wheels.
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what suspension are you running, that 225/50 is a huge tire
The Eibach Pro Kit. If I would have had the Sport Kit from Eibach ... I would rub like crazy.

This set up works real well with very minimal rubbing. (Big bumps)

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Appreciate it guys. I look forward to testing these out tomorrow at our regional AutoX.

And yes Jeremy ... they will only be for AutoX. They are a bit wide for everyday driving ... but I can do it if I wanted.

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teh pro kit isnt to soft for ya? i wasnt a real fan of the pro kit when i had it on my sedan for a couple years
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