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Re: Pro-cons of wheel size? (archive)

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Posted by WKay on January 08, 1999 at 21:31:14:

In Reply to: Re: Pro-cons of wheel size? posted by David Chen on January 07, 1999 at 10:37:18:

Thanks for the info.

: Pros include less sidewall flex which translates to better handling. There is also a much better selection of high-performance tires in 17/18" sizing.

: Cons are harsher ride, more fragile rims and greater cost.

: David

:
: : Given overall tire diameter and wheel offset dont change, what are the advantages of 17 and 18" wheels over factory?
: : rgds




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