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I am going to go with the 20" wheels for Show. (archive)

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Posted by Evan...(MORE) on November 19, 2000 at 00:22:30:

In Reply to: So far it is, without going to a custom wheel. posted by Evan...(m) on November 18, 2000 at 19:37:00:


I already run 19/8-19/9 (Hartge)on my Ci so there is no way that I am going to run an 18" on the M3. As far as "Street" wheels go I really love the clean look of the 19" M3 wheel. No as a Show wheel/Nicer Street wheel I am going to run 20" wheels. Yes they will fit, I have only found Pirelli that makes a tire for it in the size that I need. The size is 235/35/20 I got this from the stock tire being 225/45/18 and 225/40/19 so a 225/35/20 or a 235/35/20 should work. As far as the rear I am still working on a size for that. I think a 275/30/20 or a 265/30/20 should work I am still checking and will have to wait till the car gets here to see if the offset is the same as the Ci or if it is different, I have heard that the offset for the front is not the same and that if you use e46 M3 wheels on a Ci it will rub the front strut.



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