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Re: You might consider 245/45-17's (archive)

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Posted by DaveJ on August 16, 2001 at 16:37:51:

In Reply to: You might consider 245/45-17's posted by Mike Holbrook on August 16, 2001 at 11:10:53:

I want to get myself some Throwing Star rims for my '95 525.

Just wondering what size tyres they take ?

You might consider 245/45-17 vs 235/45-17. Just a bit more meat to protect the rim and it also brings the speedo to within less than 1% error correction. I have these exact wheel/tires on my 530i and I am very, very happy.

Mike Holbrook
530i with M5 sway bars and M5 wheels


Any chance of a pic?

Thanks guys.

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