1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

New wheels

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Dane, Jun 18, 2012.

  1. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    My sections borrrrrriiiiiinnnnnggggg

    So my estranged brothers I give you my new wheels!

    Forgive the dirty car inters prep cant start until Thursday.


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    BIG adapters!


    [​IMG]
     
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
    Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2008
    Messages:
    17,763
    Likes Received:
    673
    You should use the B5 A4 section rather than here...

    I like the new rims, cars too low at the back though, reverse rake is not cool!
     
  4. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Thats on a hill, with my old wheels in the boot so that's probs not helping, but you're quite right RR isn't cool.

    Also I know no one in the b5 section 8L is my home lol
     
  5. Jason.s

    Jason.s Active Member

    Joined:
    May 12, 2010
    Messages:
    2,879
    Likes Received:
    348
    The A4 B5 section is boring too thats why i spend most of my time in here haha.

    Looks epic though!
     
  6. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
    Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2010
    Messages:
    15,160
    Likes Received:
    1,121
    You know me, Jason and Aragorn.

    Wheels do look good mate.
    I prefer the brakes. :thumbsup:
     
    #5 ScottD3, Jun 18, 2012
    Last edited: Jun 18, 2012
  7. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Thanks bud and very true.

    A couple more


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     
  8. Prawn

    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2006
    Messages:
    11,225
    Likes Received:
    2,952
    Love it! Looks properly epic dude. So much nicer than before. Just looks MEAN now!
     
  9. superkarl

    superkarl MAN OF STEEL

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2010
    Messages:
    9,213
    Likes Received:
    2,251
    awe man, they are freaking sweet. great choice!
    off a cayenne??
     
  10. TOM.S

    TOM.S Active Member
    Silver Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2010
    Messages:
    551
    Likes Received:
    110
    the car looks great Dane,them wheels too.

    I've always lowed theese avants
     
  11. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Thanks guys!

    Prawny, it's much more mean now I love it.

    SK. Yes indeedy they are from a cayenne, I got them for a silly low price too :)

    Tom, cheers bud, just need to clean it now lol
     
  12. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
    Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona quattro Audi S3 Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2003
    Messages:
    28,760
    Likes Received:
    3,429
    I prefer the B7 RS4s personally. What colour are these finished in Dane.
     
  13. tubby-ben

    tubby-ben Member

    Joined:
    May 7, 2011
    Messages:
    191
    Likes Received:
    2
    dude your car looks the ******s. you must be so proud of your ride.....
     
  14. Prawn

    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2006
    Messages:
    11,225
    Likes Received:
    2,952
    Yes they looked nice, and yes they really suited the car, but somehow it was just a bit too 'oldman-ish' for Dane I think on those rims.

    These look far more suited to Dane I reckon, it looks fat and aggressive. before it just looked 'very smart'
     
  15. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Jo they're gloss black bud, everyones going to like different things, the b7's do have a nice concavity to them but they are done to death these days and because every woman and her sline has the same design of wheel they just aren't very special IMO.

    thanks Ben!

    Cheers Prawny should look good on the asn stand at inters huh ;)
     
  16. The Doctor

    The Doctor Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2009
    Messages:
    1,396
    Likes Received:
    189
    I know this is risking a barrage of abuse, but personally I think with black everything it's too dark now Dane. I preferred it the way it was personally. Just my view.

    :undwech:
     
  17. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
    Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2010
    Messages:
    15,160
    Likes Received:
    1,121
    Dane. is some of the chrome on the window surround missing?
     
  18. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Lol I'm not as moody as my car looks, that's cool dude, you'll like it more when you see it at the weekend I promise. ;)
     
  19. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Not that I'm aware of, what can you see dude?
     
  20. L33h

    L33h Member

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2011
    Messages:
    215
    Likes Received:
    7
    Loving them mate
     
  21. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
    Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2010
    Messages:
    15,160
    Likes Received:
    1,121
    [​IMG]
     
  22. Advert Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  23. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Nah it's just the crappy quality from my iPhone it's all there, I took some better quality ones this evening, just waiting for a laptop to become free to download them off the camera.
     
  24. thegoal007

    thegoal007 Another S3 owner....

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2008
    Messages:
    799
    Likes Received:
    26
    porsche wheels emblems on an audi - for me it just don't sit right.
     
  25. rhubarb4

    rhubarb4 Certified Audi nutter
    Gold Supporter Team Silver quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2008
    Messages:
    1,748
    Likes Received:
    184
    Look sweet Dane and we miss you off here as well, you could always come back for more banter lol.

    Chris.
     
  26. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    People have mentioned this, personally I think the colour of these caps helps break up the black a little bit.

    I left the Chrome window trim on, be happy :) ;) :ninja:
     
  27. rhubarb4

    rhubarb4 Certified Audi nutter
    Gold Supporter Team Silver quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2008
    Messages:
    1,748
    Likes Received:
    184
    If you lost the chrome you would join the murdered car brigade so least it brakes it up lol
     
  28. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    I think loosing the chrome around the windows would be too far
     
  29. frenchman

    frenchman Member

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2006
    Messages:
    90
    Likes Received:
    13
    Love the wheels man. It's nice to see a different set of Porsche wheels too and not the usual stuff all the MK4 boys fit.
    I know what you mean about the B7's too, my mum has them on her A4 :p
     
  30. StaceyS3

    StaceyS3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2010
    Messages:
    2,472
    Likes Received:
    450
    Loving the wheels mate is something a bit different and really go with the car ;)

    Hopefully will be a good weekend with some decent weather? Will I be able to grab the pass's off of you on the day? :friends:

    Are you doing any sprints/clutches lol :undwech:
     
  31. guzzy_431

    guzzy_431 Member

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Messages:
    107
    Likes Received:
    1
    Aggressive! :gun2:
    I like, sick man! nice work Dane
     
  32. s3dave

    s3dave TFSI Hybrid
    Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    10,110
    Likes Received:
    736
    Very Nice MR.Dane Like the moody aggressive style going on there...:salute:
     
  33. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    Stacey, yes mate thats all good ill be there early on in the day ;)

    Thanks guzzy!

    Cheers Dave, I thought youd like it!
     
  34. badger5

    badger5 www.badger5.co.uk
    Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    May 28, 2004
    Messages:
    9,166
    Likes Received:
    1,790
    nice
     
  35. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2006
    Messages:
    2,814
    Likes Received:
    95
    I like the new look,
    A fellow Cayenne Wheel man !
    Are these 19's ? I got mine at a realy good deal too, Mine are 40 mm adaptors on ET52 wheels giving me an ET of 12 now. no rubbing .
     
  36. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    A couple more with an actual camera


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     
  37. S3 Paul

    S3 Paul Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2006
    Messages:
    2,814
    Likes Received:
    95
    Where did you buy your locking nuts from? Its proving a right pain around here to get some.
     
  38. Dane

    Dane Had an 8L S3, a B5 RS4 now I have a B8 S4

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    4,062
    Likes Received:
    162
    I saw yours a while back, and breathed a sigh of relief that we went for different ones.

    They are 19x9 ET 60 with 265 30 19 tyres and 40mm adapters I've got some 10mm spacers to try for looks but they sit well enough atm
     
  39. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2008
    Messages:
    1,258
    Likes Received:
    16
    Looks awesome mate! love it
     
  40. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2009
    Messages:
    10,696
    Likes Received:
    126
    Hence why you're always welcome here - despite being a traitor!
     
  41. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
    Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona quattro Audi S3 Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2003
    Messages:
    28,760
    Likes Received:
    3,429
    We allow him here because he has over 400bhp!
     
  42. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
    Team Silver Audi S3

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2006
    Messages:
    11,141
    Likes Received:
    789
    Looking good dude, as already mentioned it looks MEAN...rrrraaaahhhh!!!
     

Share This Page