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NEEDED! Photos of upgraded alloys on S3!

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by garethhill, Oct 23, 2006.

  1. garethhill
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    Im not totally sure if the RS8 wheels look right on the S3.
    Has anyone got photos of them fitted ideally 19/20inch.
    Would 20inch fit without modding the arches ?

    If i do decide to buy this car i will probably go for the above or RS4 wheels but........i tend to think there a touch common and would rather go for something different.

    The kahn rss wheels look good any others im forgetting

    Thanks
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    rs8s look ****
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  3. silver75
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    well said!
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    Can someone show me a pic of an RS8, or even just an RS8 wheel, there is no such thing as an RS8?! They are A8 wheels!!! or drian plugs as some of us call them. :p

    Here's a pic of mine on 19" Porsche reps anyway :cool:
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    20" will look pants imo.
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    I love those wheels Joe, havent seen them on any other S3!!
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    the golf we bought have them on maybe going to put the S3 avus on tho. Cant say I like them much.

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    ChriS3 hud at ye bam

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    The A8's look pretty awful IMO, and 19" wheels ain't good for the car's handling. Unfortunately there's not that many wheels that suit the S3 otehr than the factory options. Although BBS always look good.

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    My RSII's...

    ......I agree BBS all the way!
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    That would be me that calls them sink drain holes LOL
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    Yes, it's a good thing they're not available anymore, makes me kind of original, also stops me from picking a set of lighter 18" wheels... Bling all the way. :cool:
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    ahem....:whistle2: :moa:
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    they are everywhere now....:rolleyes:
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    get Chs

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    They look 18" :moa: :yahoo:
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    so so common....
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    :noway:
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    silver75 , cool stance you got there
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    There actually porsche rims, jo jo's are mille miglia wheels right? (who went bust:ermm: )
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    Shhhh :keule: good thing I have a 5th spare wheel :w00t:

    BBS CH's are common though, they look good of course, but every decent modded Golf has them.
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    needs lowering now :(
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    Oops :shutup2: bbs are very popular, i always like the kahn 10 spoke wheels on A3's
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    Anyone seen these on an S3??

    BBS CK

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    SPORTECS IN 18".........

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    I love a good bit of photo whoring :whistle2:
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    Those sportecs are the nuts, anyone got a spare £2000/
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    I'd forgotten about the sportecs!

    My choice would be:

    1. Sportecs
    2. MTM's
    3. BBS CH
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    Id definitly go with the MTM'S if i had the money, What do they go for anyway?


    Jason
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    Ive got some BBS RWII's to go on but they need refurbishment first. Can't wait to see what they look like
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    HE HE Got mine for £1000 and there were 6 of them
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    I think im going to go for the BBS ch or ck wheels in 19inch if i buy them.
    My mate owns motorsport wheels so cheap cheap cheap !
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    Nice work, only seen them at AMD for 1200 plus tyres. WOuld relly like to get a set. They start from 18" so did you have to lower yours much?
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  29. fingermouse
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    got mine 2nd hand and mine are 19`s, i did want 18`s but these came along at the right time. I need to lower the car 25mm now but it can wait
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