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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by dazzatdisport, Nov 6, 2004.

  1. dazzatdisport

    dazzatdisport Member

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    thinking of getting some Rs6 style wheels. Some opinions on wht size. 18" or 19".

    Some advice would be appreciated.
     
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  3. scoTTy

    scoTTy Active Member

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    I'd say 18" or risk ruining the ride.

    Also the lower profile you go, the higher the risk of ruining your tyres and the alloys if you get a pot hole.

    On top of that the bigger the wheel then (in general) the heavier they are. This has a negative influence on handling.

    p.s. Whatever size you go for check out www.rochfordtyres.co.uk. Give them a call, speak to Dave and mention this forum and he'll sort you out. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif
     
  4. dazzatdisport

    dazzatdisport Member

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    Thanks for the quick reply. i thought the 19"s could affect the handling.

    Cheers
     

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