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Jun 28, 8:59pm - #211459 
Best Wheel Size for GTS

I want to know preformance wise, what is the best wheel and tire sizes?
Looking for some light weight rims.. Look isnt as important as the weight?
Post your guys info and websites that can help me out. Thx


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Jun 28, 9:02pm - #211460 
lightweight 17's are good with high Performance tires

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Jun 28, 9:04pm - #211461 
shit man best for Performance is 15's, however those will look dumb on the street. If you want a nice looking and functional go with 16's lightweight and Performance tires. If you go with 17's you sacrifice some Performance for looks. It all depends, personally I want 18's or 19's thumbsup


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Jun 28, 9:11pm - #211462 
smaller wheels and tires mean better acceleration. Bigger tires and wheels mean better top speed.

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Jun 28, 9:20pm - #211463 
Since the celica is driven by a low torgue engine it is a lot more importent to keep the weight down on your wheels and tires right?
So I was thinking 16's and maybr 17's depending on the weight but my problem is that when I go looking at rims at different web sites, many of them dont post the weight of the wheel. So if you guys can give me a few good web sites to look at that would be great!


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Jun 28, 9:21pm - #211464 
16" light weights


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Jun 28, 9:23pm - #211465 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
16" light weights

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Jun 28, 9:29pm - #211466 
16s lightweights w/o body kit lowered
17s and up lightweights w/ body kit lowered


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Jun 28, 9:38pm - #211467 
BBS rims doesnt look right on celica imo...althou they are light

Enkei make some light rims, and looks good

OZ i have no idea how heavy their rim weigh...

Konin (spelling) makes some light weight rims

stock GTS rim is 19lb (quoted) without tire

u can go find out the weight of those aftermarket rims and compare it with the stock ones.


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Jun 29, 12:48am - #211468 
16x8 with the biggest 16" Falken Azenis tires.

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Jun 29, 2:04am - #211469 
some very light weight 15x8 with drag radials you'll be hittin lift quicker, seriously.


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Jun 29, 2:41am - #211470 
if your wanting to do 1/4 mile racing get 15 or 14 inch rims

if your wantin to look good get 18's


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Jun 29, 7:46am - #211471 
If you're after Performance then go for the O.Z Superleggera III Forged. Without going into silly money its one of the lightest and strongest wheels you can buy. Comes with a wider rim at the rear too for better handling. And of course the 0.Z name thumbsup thumbsup

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Jun 29, 7:55am - #211472 
Rota Subzeros, they weigh like 12 pounds each.


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