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    size of wheels

    currently looking into buyin a set of alloys for my car and have been thinking of 19s and lowering the car by 45 - i have already bought the springs ... altho i was wondering will it maybe sit better with 18s on? ... what do you's think guys

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    19's all the way for me.
    Check out DSaint's car on this thread - It's lowered 45/50mm on 19s.

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    19's personally, i think 18's look too small unless its slammed...

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    i got 18s and think they look small (but i did have 19s on my prev car so thats why).

    I will be upgrading to 19s soon though :D
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    decision is made .. it kind of was all along .. going for the 19s, going to bring up the 'bhp' next anyhow so hopefully it will compansate for the bigger wheels .. looks win! lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by coleen View Post
    decision is made .. it kind of was all along .. going for the 19s, going to bring up the 'bhp' next anyhow so hopefully it will compansate for the bigger wheels .. looks win! lol
    Completely agree there buddy, unless you 'rag' your car around, 19's win it everyday..

    What wheels are you going for?

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    bbs rsgt's ..

    @ tommy - i live in n.ireland in the middle of nowhere down a reali windy crappy country road lol i couldnt even if i wanted to! got to drive half sensible
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    Quote Originally Posted by coleen View Post


    bbs rsgt's ..

    @ tommy - i live in n.ireland in the middle of nowhere down a reali windy crappy country road lol i couldnt even if i wanted to! got to drive half sensible
    Gorgeous mate, im not sayin you would drive crazy lol, most people on here seem sensible anyway, but good choice of rim!

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    Ive got 19inch BBS lemans on my a3 sline and i think it looks really good, although i do get rubbing if my big mates sit in the back or i through it into a corner! Pic of mine below

    http://audi-sport.net/gallery/showph...9&limit=recent
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    Are you going for the reals or reps ?

    As the reps are at a decent price on the bay :D

    They dolook good - do post up pics once they're on :D
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    Are you talking about my bbs rims? If you are i got some from south west tyres but had to pay 1500! link is here
    http://audi-sport.net/gallery/showph...9&limit=recent

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    suthers - that looks fooking sexy :D

    you got any more pics of the car with wheels ?
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    Yeah ive got a few more whats your email address and ill send some more over!

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    Pm'd ya mate :D
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    @ suthers no im going for the rsgt ..

    was looking at the brabus wheels the other day too tho settled on the rsgts .. now all i got to do is hope to god they look good lol

 

 

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