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Old 02-20-2012, 03:06 PM   #21
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Yeap, they look gray everywhere except on a real car haha. I thought they were a matte black with a little bit of shine. However, I did like the shiny black wheels when I saw them in person!
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Old 02-20-2012, 03:50 PM   #22
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The OP was smart to post the original question because as has been pointed out, the actual wheels look NOTHING LIKE the wheels on the web site. Well illustrated by the two photos he posted. But when I was web shopping back in April, there were no real wheels to look at yet. I imagine Ford got more than a few buyers who were shocked when they received their ordered car with black (instead of grey) wheels.
I originally ordered the car with those thinking that they were gray. When I saw a actual picture of them, I changed my order immediately.

I would have been pissed if my car was delivered with the painted wheels.
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Old 02-20-2012, 06:48 PM   #23
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i have the black wheels. not only do they look great, they are mad EASY to clean!
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Old 02-20-2012, 07:09 PM   #24
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I originally ordered the car with those thinking that they were gray. When I saw a actual picture of them, I changed my order immediately.

I would have been pissed if my car was delivered with the painted wheels.

They actually look great on SGM but glad you were able to switch to what you wanted.
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Old 02-20-2012, 08:28 PM   #25
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My dealer has a Ingot Silver Ti with the painted wheels. Man it looks sharp, but it's the only car with them that I have seen in person. I opted for them after seeing Cacophonous's pics.
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Old 02-21-2012, 02:27 AM   #26
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Got 'em on my Candy Blue SE/Spt Pkg. They are a nice looking rim. Planning on turning them into my winter rims when I get back. Got a set of bright silver Sport Editions, with some Fuzion all season tires picked out at Tire Rack for my dry season (such as it is in MI) set up.............after I get back to the real world this summer.

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My dealer has a Ingot Silver Ti with the painted wheels. Man it looks sharp, but it's the only car with them that I have seen in person. I opted for them after seeing Cacophonous's pics.
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Yeah those rims look great on Silver too. Not sure if it was your car pics or someone elses that I saw but they look great. I love silver cars (have had many that color) and at first wanted the Focus in that color but my Saabaru is silver and so was my last Subaru. I went black briefly (2009 Focus) and was going Gray with the 2012 until the Yellow Blaze caught my eye.

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Old 02-21-2012, 07:31 AM   #28
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i have the black wheels. not only do they look great, they are mad EASY to clean!
They are easy to clean but a PITA to keep clean!
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Old 02-21-2012, 09:33 AM   #29
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Yeah those rims look great on Silver too. Not sure if it was your car pics or someone elses that I saw but they look great. I love silver cars (have had many that color) and at first wanted the Focus in that color but my Saabaru is silver and so was my last Subaru. I went black briefly (2009 Focus) and was going Gray with the 2012 until the Yellow Blaze caught my eye.

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Nope not my pics. My car hasn't got here yet, but it is the same build/color as yours. I liked the silver, but my wife didn't.

I am not normally the type of person that would go with upgraded wheels, especially black, but these sure caught my eye when I saw your pics.
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Old 02-21-2012, 09:37 AM   #30
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Get some aftermarket wheels, there some some cool looking rims out there. set your car apart from others.
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