Click to go to Forum Home Click to go to maXbimmer Home

Go Back   maXbimmer Forums > maXimum Tech > Audio/Sound
User Name
Password


Welcome to Maxbimmer.com!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 02-10-2003, 12:31 AM   #1
jeremy
6th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Toronto
Posts: 9,351
do you guys think...

do you guys think my car would look alright on 17"s ??? i really want some hamann rims and the 18" pg4's are 1380.00 A PIECE.....but the 17" hm4's are only like 580.00 a piece....so i might hook up the hm4 17's...BUT I REALLY LOVE HAVING !18"s
Attached Images
File Type: jpg photoshoot2.jpg (21.3 KB, 322 views)
jeremy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 12:34 AM   #2
Euro_E30
6th Gear Member
 
Euro_E30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 1,630
ya 17 r still good bro.. 18 would b really nice but if u got the cash why not. personally i would get 17...its all about tha money...
Euro_E30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:00 AM   #3
jeremy
6th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Toronto
Posts: 9,351
anyone know of any wide ass 16-17" rims ? if they cant be large they better be WIDE
Attached Images
File Type: jpg markus2.jpg (75.1 KB, 701 views)

Last edited by jeremy; 02-10-2003 at 01:05 AM.
jeremy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:07 AM   #4
M50E30
www.bmwclub.ca
 
M50E30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
Posts: 4,860
Jeremy,

To go the wide wheel route is pricy too. Besides you will need big assed bumpstops so your car will have no suspension travel to prevent the tires hitting fenders.

Dave
__________________
M50E30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:59 AM   #5
Jon@Bimmersport
MaXsponsor
 
Jon@Bimmersport's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 13,779
for some reason i aint too much for the wide wheels...
__________________

Authorized Ontario dealer for Active Autowerke|VF-Engineering|[/color]ESS TuningAFE|Bilstein Suspension|H&R Suspension|KW suspension|Brembo Brake Systems| Stoptech| - Call us for the best pricing please DO NOT PM in regards to pricing

Maintenance|Performance|Tuning & Forced Induction
Jon@Bimmersport is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 03:56 AM   #6
AndreNY
6th Gear Member
 
AndreNY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: NYC
Posts: 1,573
Quote:
Originally posted by E46_lover
for some reason i aint too much for the wide wheels...

I LOVEEEEEEEE DEEP DISH some 17" dish on your car would look amazing but i really dont know how you would drive your car cause its on the floor already. some 17X9 all around with 15mm spacers, would look sooooooooooo GOOD
__________________
Down and Out that's the way to go...
AndreNY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 10:38 AM   #7
Euro_E30
6th Gear Member
 
Euro_E30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 1,630
i was pricing out some rims, and i saw some rims called eagles...they are replica's of bobet A rims.. they are 16X10...they look sick!!!! but they were like 800 a rim....
Euro_E30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 12:15 PM   #8
jeremy
6th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Toronto
Posts: 9,351
Quote:
Originally posted by Euro_E30
i was pricing out some rims, and i saw some rims called eagles...they are replica's of bobet A rims.. they are 16X10...they look sick!!!! but they were like 800 a rim....
do you have a pic or a link where i can find em' ???

thanks
jeremy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:08 PM   #9
Euro_E30
6th Gear Member
 
Euro_E30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 1,630
ya here is a pic of what they look like...these are different ones much cheaper i think 180 a wheel USD... they look sick.. but i dont know if they can fit our cars....
Attached Images
File Type: jpg eagle.jpg (29.5 KB, 256 views)
Euro_E30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:09 PM   #10
djcontra
Gets Blown Daily
 
djcontra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: Scarghetto
Posts: 6,129
Send a message via ICQ to djcontra Send a message via MSN to djcontra Send a message via Yahoo to djcontra
17's will look good, i agree they must be either wide, or have the tires stretched on them and low profile to look sick!
__________________

'94 Supercharged E36 325is (150,000 original km's)
Mods
-Vortech V9 G-Trim @ ~10psi w/ BOV
-Shortstack headers
-Vortech RRFPR
-255LPH Walbro fuel pump
-TEIN SS Coilovers w/ Pillowball mounts
-Keskin KT1 17x8.5 & 17x10
-Remus full catback
-Authentic Rieger Infinity I body kit
-SMT6 EMS (Untuned)

djcontra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:23 PM   #11
Bob Loblaw
Zee Frog.
 
Bob Loblaw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Gatineau, Québec
Posts: 2,305
Quote:
Originally posted by Euro_E30
ya here is a pic of what they look like...these are different ones much cheaper i think 180 a wheel USD... they look sick.. but i dont know if they can fit our cars....
And they don't seem to have 16" or 17" versions of those. Clicky
__________________
Bob Loblaw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:52 PM   #12
Euro_E30
6th Gear Member
 
Euro_E30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 1,630
dont **** around.....!!!!! lol

http://www.eaglewheels.com/028.htm
Euro_E30 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 01:58 PM   #13
Bob Loblaw
Zee Frog.
 
Bob Loblaw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Gatineau, Québec
Posts: 2,305
Huh! Well waddaya know!
__________________
Bob Loblaw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 04:11 PM   #14
Miguel
...Delt Smash
 
Miguel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Dudebridge
Posts: 10,882
16 X 10 for $119 ?!? that says bargain... but isnt American Eagle that cheap rim company?.. dont they sell AE at Canadian Tire?
__________________
Miguel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2003, 09:09 PM   #15
MatyBMW
4th Gear Member
 
MatyBMW's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Toronto
Posts: 586
Send a message via AIM to MatyBMW Send a message via Yahoo to MatyBMW
Those rims kinda look like these rims...

Very classic
Attached Images
File Type: jpg m3_4.jpg (56.8 KB, 211 views)
__________________
--MatyBMW
MatyBMW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.