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Mar 14, 9:57pm - #17331 
show car question

Just curious what you all think about rims on a 'show car'...and I mean, not for racing...almost strictly show. If the exterior is black...white rims? heavy duty chrome rims (like lexani's VP2 or another luxuary type)? gunmetal? 5 spoke? 6? lots of spokes? I'm havin the toughest time trying to decide...cause when it comes time to racing I could always put the stock rims back on... confused


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Mar 14, 10:10pm - #17332 
For a black car, I would suggest 19 inch chrome rims, thats my Linked Image.

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Mar 14, 10:28pm - #17333 
go with jdm style...get gunmetal.


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Mar 17, 12:02pm - #17334 
ok...just out of curiousity...I photochopped a pic of my Z and threw some Lexani VP (3pc) on them...

thumbsup or thumbsdown

They're chrome (but since I noticed the side of my car looked so dark, I darkened the rims up a lil bit...reflection n stuff)
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Mar 18, 1:41am - #17335 
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Mar 17, 9:53pm - #17336 
Yeah that's a big thumbsdown for show go chrome but get sporty looking chrome rims. Lexani's are good rims but are not right for your car imo.

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Mar 18, 12:07am - #17337 
Sorry, those rims don't look good to me, I'd have to give them a thumbsdown

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