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Anyone go Speedline Corse Turini's?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by DeckedS3, May 25, 2010.

  1. DeckedS3
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    Just wondering if anyone has a set of Speedline Corse Turini's on their S3?
    Preferably on a dark S3 and alloy in silver...

    Thanks
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    only two people i can think of it jonny c and muneeb, both ibis :shrug:
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    Alex:

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    I actually thought he had TD's but yeah, they are Speedlines.
    Thanks
    Can ayone make the car look grey and the alloys silver? lol
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    What's wrong with the BBS's? They look ace on your car.
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    Nothing wrong with the BBS, I agree, they do look good!
    The car just isn't the same with the heavier wheels, I want to stick some light rims on, if I like them who knows. I'm planning on keeping the BBS, but run the 18's for track and general hacking about. lol
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    they look sick on white car. If your after a light set of wheels you do a lot worse. You could stay on the BBS rimmage and still go lightweight with some RS-GTs , sure they'll cost a bomb though.
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    Love the turini's definetly going to be my choice of alloy when I get round to wheels and suspension, anthracite on sprint blue :drool:

    P.s anyone know what size of pilot sports the suzuka S3 has on above?
    225/40 18? profile looks bigger
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    Not sure, profile depends on tyre etc.
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    Fantastic looking and performing wheels. I am planning on getting some on mine in the future.

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    THATS LOOKS NICE!!! :icon_thumright:
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    Really like the Speedlines, I assume they are pricey though??!
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    Dont think they are.
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    Will 8x18 ET45 fit on a A3 2.0TDi Lowered on Eibach springs without any rubbing?
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    Speedlines are great wheels, not so "looky looky" as the BBS but better for overall performance. I had some on my SX.
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    agreed.. beanoir.. i just saw you had an white e30 325 m tech 2!! exactly what i want... any pics about?? :yum:
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    sorry, couldn't resist... Just for nostalgias sake, heres them on my old calibra 16... fab car (at the time), car before my S3L..

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    * still waiting on delivery of my S3 SB s-tronic :(
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    I'm waiting for mine to come. Got em in anthracite, was going to get the Team Dynamics Pro 1.3's but put the extra to get the Turini's. Once I get the H&R springs it'll look mint.
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    I might have somewhere I'll have a look! But if I'm honest (and this isnt' a BMW vs Audi thing) it was quite possibly the worst car i've ever had, bar an MG Metro but we wont labour on that one. If you want a good one it'll cost a lot of money, but I do think they are a very good looking car and certainly an appreciating classic.
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    Hey guys ... First post here and as always tons of good information and pictures.

    I am looking to get the Speedline Corse Turini wheels in anthracite 18X8 ET45 (are they made in this offset)? I heard that ET45 is the right offset for a lowered application (not slammed)

    I found some at rimstyle.com but only available ET42 and silver color. I am going to have my friend from UK ship them to me or if anyone knows a US website that has them cheaper ... PLEASE let me know. Thanks!
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    Have a chat with the boys at www.revolution247.com - they're a big seller of Speedline, and will let you know exactly what fitments can be sourced.
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    i would never compare a car that old with my audi anyway... my mates have got em.. one schwartz black and one dolphin grey... its more the drifting im interested in :eyebrows:
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    If it's the drifting you're up for then may I highly recommend a Nissan 200sx, much more tail happy than the E30 is by a long way, and cheaper to run and easy to modify, 300bhp comes fairly cheap.
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    Thanks. Now the question ... anthracite on phantom black. Any pics? The white S3 uses what size tires? Looks great!
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    I can see a grey S3 if that's the one you mean? On 18's it'll always be 225/40/18's. Right (OE) size and cheap as chips.
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    Not a fan, too bland for my liking
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    Grey S3 that's fine ... I haven't searched a lot here yet.

    I am trying decide still, but I am pretty sure I want the anthracite Turinis ... They're pretty light too from what I read. If there was an option in between the gunmetal and silver I would pick, but plain silver I don't like. Specially on a black car. I sent some emails for quotes (including revolution247) and waiting on pricing for the anthracite turinis.

    ET42 right? I am lowered on Koni coils and I wonder if it will be fine.
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    I agree, darker wheels on black car works great.

    ET42 8Jx18" with 225's rubbed a little bit on my car when dropped around 60mm. With a minimal amount of arch work they'd be fine, likewise if it sat a bit higher, it would've been fine again. ET42 sits nice in the arches though!
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    I saw a black RS6 at Docklands Audi today with what i think were anthracite gloss RS6 alloys. looked so nice... im thinking thats what im going to get on my black A3 :)
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    Speedline told me they don't actually produce the turini's in anthracite even though they are advertised at various places, the fit for the A3/S3 is ET42 so thay fill the arches very well
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    Now that's interesting. Makes me wonder if the places selling them are selling original wheels or what ... confused now :unsure:
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    If you ring the places selling the anthracite turini's, Larkspeed and Rimstyle IIRC they will tell you the same thing
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    Hope your not right, Demon Tweeks have 200 quid deposit off me. Oh well if they come in silver i'll have to get them powder coated in black.
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    I contacted speedline direct and here is their reply

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    After a quick clean.... Colours look a bit dodge as they were taken with my phone.
    Don't look as bling as the BBS but I was pleasantly surprised with the handling of them!
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    Have you noticed any slightly improvment in performance /handling /MPG yet?
    I want to throw on some lightweight rims next year.
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    Nice one Keith, they look fantastic.
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    Look wicked love it!
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    These wheels look great. I am debating if I should get BBS CK 18's :think:
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