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Colour Options for wheels on a Nogi blue S3??

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3 Paul, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
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    I need to get a set of wheels referb'd, They are five spoked chunky wheels ,
    I was thinking stock silver ( like most standard alloys)
    However the mrs said why not go for a darker colour?
    The problem is ive never seen a car my colour with darker wheels,
    Does anybody have a picture kicking about?


    Sorry i stand corrected , Ive found one with my old wheels on...
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  3. jojo

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    Satin black always look nice against Noggy Blue, or for me, if you go for the split rim look like above, I like the centers in anthracite.
     
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    I've got satin black OZ Supertourismos on mine:

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    And here's an old one of an old member's car (can't remember his username but was mates with Glen/EssThree)

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    Bbs speedlines with liquid yellow centres would look rude
     
  6. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
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    As i have silver mirrors i was unsure dark wheels would suit it...
    But also im thinking plain silver will be too bland...
     
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    Hmm.. if you want subtle id go anthracite, imo white wheels would look good but my old compo's were a biatch to keep clean and put me off white wheels. Also white with a different colour lip would probs stand out, but like I say it all depends on what look you want.

    I always used to photochop wheels to get a good idea of how they would look.
     
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    Paint your mirrors black too!
     
  9. S3 Paul

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    Haha,
    I would love somebody to photo shop them on the car but i have no idea how
     
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    Good idea, before someone nicks your aluminium ones!
     
  11. S3 Paul

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    That happened about 2 years ago.
    The ones on now cost well over £1000 fitted,
    If i didnt think they suited the car so much i would swap them for anti theft blue ones. but i like em
     
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    Or Vinyl Wrap them!
     
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    If i still had the software id do it, maybe youll find a nice person with some time on their hands, but need to know what colours you want photochoppin
     
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    Im toying with grey, silver or like my old wheels... black/grey fading into silver on lip.
    Well im trial fitting them on friday so will see if anybody has any time ...
     

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