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celicat23
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celicat23 Jun 13, 2:50pm - #198425 

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19's with 60mm up front and 70mm rear

Ok, here's 3 snaps of the car I just ran outside and took so -NO- there's nothing special. Just to show how a celica looks with 8,5x19 rims with 235/35 rubber and ca 60mm lowering up front and 70mm rear (measured the car on stock springs, compared to now - so no use trying to argue about how much/little the car is lowered! :-))
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celicat23 Jun 13, 2:52pm - #198426 

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here's my cell phone resting on the lip of the rims smile
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celicat23 Jun 13, 2:54pm - #198427 

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my chellphone resting on the lip of the rim smile
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celicat23 Jun 13, 2:55pm - #198428 

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..and just forget the 3rd picture 'cause it sucked too much smile
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Sultan Jun 13, 2:57pm - #198429 

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how are the roads over there? hopefully you'll be keeping it on smooth pavement
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celicat23 Jun 13, 3:07pm - #198430 

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The roads sucks, so In about 2-3 years time the rims will be so dented and f'ed up I can just throw them away :-/

But for now: looks good, doesn't it? smile
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RookieGTS Jun 13, 3:10pm - #198431 

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damn! i didnt know toyota made 19' inch wheels confused or unless im stupid and you just customized it :] anyways, it looks sweet man! And i love the tint. Black on black always looks fuggin hard! thumbsup
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SmutasticGT Jun 13, 3:19pm - #198432 

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that is insane thumbsup...and ^^^ are those toyota rims?
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celicat23 Jun 13, 3:20pm - #198433 

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Originally Posted by RookieGTS
damn! i didnt know toyota made 19' inch wheels confused or unless im stupid and you just customized it :] anyways, it looks sweet man! And i love the tint. Black on black always looks fuggin hard! thumbsup


Yes, it's a BIG custom job. Had to put on the stickers and everything. Took like...hm...1...maybe even 2...minutes! smile

The rear windows are tinted, the front side windows (doors) are factory tinted. and, i agree, it looks good smile
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Sultan Jun 13, 4:01pm - #198434 

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Originally Posted by celicat23
The roads sucks, so In about 2-3 years time the rims will be so dented and f'ed up I can just throw them away :-/

But for now: looks good, doesn't it? smile


yeah, can't argue with the looks but from a practicality standpoint I'm not sure about it - enjoy them though - thumbsup
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Virgilson Jun 13, 6:05pm - #198435 

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Mad_Game Jun 13, 6:47pm - #198436 
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NuMiL0 Jun 13, 6:48pm - #198437 

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CLEAN!!
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csheriff Jun 13, 7:05pm - #198438 
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i like the 19's, looks good

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truboo Jun 13, 7:17pm - #198439 
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salina loves truman. *muah* baby

truboo loves tru_gts
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00GTShope Jun 13, 8:44pm - #198440 

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looks awesome. the second picture looks like there's no tire under your rim. very cool thumbsup
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Tru_gts Jun 13, 9:13pm - #198441 
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Wow huge thumbsup

To my girl Truboo
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krazykustomz Jun 13, 9:42pm - #198442 

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Looks very good!
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GraSSRooTs Jun 14, 8:31pm - #198443 

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Too many spokes for me, but it looks good. Start thinking about a kit. *Cough* Veilside *Cough*
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MICABLUE Jun 14, 8:34pm - #198444 

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19's look great!
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veilsideffgt Jun 14, 9:11pm - #198445 

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i should have gone with the 19 inch 2 piece racing hart cx insead of the 18's. oh well maybe next time
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NorwayGT Jun 14, 10:13pm - #198446 

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kauzi5 Jun 14, 10:44pm - #198447 

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Sultan Jun 14, 11:50pm - #198448 

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Originally Posted by NorwayGT
to small laughsilly


grin - I'll actually probably go with 17's to nicely blend Performance and appearance...
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celicat23 Jun 15, 10:34am - #198449 

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Originally Posted by GraSSRooTs
Too many spokes for me, but it looks good. Start thinking about a kit. *Cough* Veilside *Cough*


"everyone" has veilside. no fun. but a kit is coming in summer 2005. along with a full respray and some custom mods. Winter lasts from september to april/may here in norway so no need to look for any pics of the car untill
then smile

I'm in the middle of trying to have mvpmotorsports ship over a seibon invader style Carbon Fiber Hood and a RMM front lip. If my budged will allow it, I'm having the RMM front lip made in carbon. that all comes down to IF i can afford it, and if I can get some one to ship over the RMM front lip in the first place (you americans are not easy to deal with... wink)

If neither a Carbon Fiber Hood or the RMM front lip will be available, I'm having the stock Hood cut&welded to be like the veilside Hood with some Hood pins. the front lip will then most probably be from carcept instead. and, as with the RMM front lip, if I can afford it -- mould it in carbon.

The sides will be from carcept. Nothing special.
(carcept? www.carcept.com)

The rear will be from carcept. Will cut away the middle part of it, so it'll be like the vizage kit's rear.
(www.vizages.com for pictures of the vizage kit)

The wing (already ordered) will be this one:

http://www.dalhems.se/stylingsidor/stylingbilder/rieger/rigaudicoupebakrod.jpg
http://www.dalhems.se/stylingsidor/stylingbilder/rieger/rigaudicoupetyp89evo2sida.jpg
http://www.dalhems.se/stylingsidor/stylingbilder/rieger/rigaudicoupesnettuppe.jpg

It'll have to be customized to fit, as it's not ment for the celica. but that's no problem. got a "glass fiber guy" hooked up wink

For suspention, if I can afford it: KW coilover kit.

Exhaust is beeing made next week with a 4,5" sticking out from each side (custom job).

Lambo doors would be great, but they're just too over priced to be seriously concidered. If i've got enough money "just lying around", I'll buy them. but most probably cash will be spent on other things instead.

The fenders need to be widened (widened? is that even a word?) 'cause 2,5cm Spacers both front&rear are ordered.
(no, i'm not buying wider rims 'cause I've just bought these 19's...). The front fenders will be cut&welded to look like the F1 style fenders (www.aspecmotorsports.com for pictures).

Will remove the antenna compleatly along with some other minor custom touches aswell. interior-wise, I'm aiming for having a custom roll cage made. not functional, just for show.

The car will also get a full re-spray. Will try something
different there aswell, but I won't give details because everyone I've told so far thinks I've lost it compleatly when I mention what color it'll be smile It'll still be black. But a different black smile

And that's about it...I think smile I've been doing the math and checked availability of the parts, and people to help with all the custom stuff etc etc so this "set up" is not something i've just dreamed up that I won't be able to pull off either. So...unless something REALLY unforseen happens, I'll be driving a "different" celica next summer. And there won't be any of that total f-up that happened this summer.

and if you're trying to figure out what kind of "look" i'm going for -- it'll be aimed at some kind of "motorsport look".

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i like it...every time the subject of rim size comes up and they talk about 19's i always think of your car grin

one of the few with 19's i can think of thumbsup
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Mp3Supply Jun 15, 2:54pm - #198451 

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can you get a pic from the back right angle and the back left angle. . . . smile thumbsup thumbsup

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Sarge03 Jun 15, 4:11pm - #198452 

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Sounds like you've got some serious plans for the car... The rims look awesome!!! As for the spoiler, not really my piece of pie... but it's YOUR car and I'm sure it'll end up looking nice.
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GT2111 Jun 30, 3:29pm - #198453 
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Quote:
"everyone" has veilside".



Not Everyone happywink. The Kit Looks Really Nice Though!





Here's Mine! (Old Picture. But Only One I Could Find)
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