The 17" tire size is 215/45-R17, which gives you a pretty decent selection of performance tires.
But FWIW, I did autocross on the stock 17"s for a couple years and they're fine. If you think your wheels are hindering your performance, maybe try using a better tire rather than dropping $1200 on performance wheels + tires.
Few years ago I picked up the (now discontinued in our 4x108 pattern) TR Motorsport FF10 wheels from Tire Rack. They're 14lb each and make a pretty big difference in handling, even with all season tires. But again, tires will ultimately make more difference than wheel weight.
Recently noticed horn had stopped working but when I pressed it the lights flash too. Also one head light is out. Bulb is ok as it flickers when turning lights on. I'm assuming the problems are connected. Anyone had a similar problem and any ideas of what to do to sort it out.
So I am pretty sure my motor mount went out again I uh, kinda have an issue with hitting pot holes from time to time and theyre pretty big ones either way i had my buddy get in my car today and hold my break down amd put my car in drive and I orignally thought the noise was coming from my trans...
Hello, I have a 2010 SEL with a 5 speed manual with about 125,000 miles. I'm going to be replacing the clutch soon and was planning on installing the Phoenix stage 2 kevlar clutch kit. But something that I haven't been a fan of for the first month of owning the car is how long the RPMs stay up...