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Old 06-12-2013, 01:42 PM   #21
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Painted letters on low profile all weather tires: trying to emulate and failing
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:26 PM   #22
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My opinion:

The look of painted letters on tires depends on the car, tire, and other modifications. Essentially, the vehicle as a whole. Done right, I LIKE it. It's something I may toy with in the future.

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Old 06-13-2013, 10:25 AM   #23
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The letters in white color are usually often brand name. Some persons specially write these one's on demand depending on their interest. This isn't the bad thing, looks beautiful not a matter of worthy.
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Old 06-13-2013, 10:30 AM   #24
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I just got a funny idea.
Imagine coloring in the letters on tires from this thread , because Race Car!
---> http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=318617
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Old 06-13-2013, 11:20 AM   #25
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Like said. Not on those wheels. The right tire/wheel/ track look combo = yes
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Old 06-13-2013, 02:34 PM   #26
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nay on those tires/wheel/car combo...just doesnt flow in its current setup.

I also think that the look isnt easily pulled off. theindustrialist has done it well, he gets a big thumbs up from me on it:



the tire/wheel combo really helps and his ride height finishes off the look


still a no. Can't see this working for any focus other than a rally spec'd one. They don't have the right characteristics/personality to pull this off.
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Old 06-14-2013, 07:58 AM   #28
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^^^ why did you have to go and post my dream car?? I just had a fordgasm!! a classic muscle car is the ONLY place white letter tires look good, in my opinion!!
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^^^ why did you have to go and post my dream car?? I just had a fordgasm!! a classic muscle car is the ONLY place white letter tires look good, in my opinion!!
Sigh. It's my favorite classic as well. Though in recent years certain Pontiac GTO's from back then have been gaining my favor as well.
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