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Old 02-07-2014, 12:37 PM   #1
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best wheel and tire size?

whats the best wheel and tire size for drag racing? i have the stock 16 wheels on my se.


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Old 02-10-2014, 10:37 AM   #2
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16s. The lighter the better.
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Old 02-11-2014, 04:08 PM   #3
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15" wheels will give you the most options for Drag Slicks or Drag Radials. The best size depends on a few things. How much power does your car make? What is your gearing like? Can you avoid an extra shift by going to a taller tire? Weight is another thing to consider.
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