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Aug 1, 3:38am - #237742 
Anyone with 19" rims...

Could please post a pic of your ride or anyone you know who has 19s... just tryin to determine if it's the look that I want! Thanks.

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Aug 1, 6:57am - #237743 
19's are too big

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Aug 1, 9:23am - #237744 
^^ they will fit. 'too big' is an opinion (that i share, actually..but thats besides the point)

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Aug 1, 9:28am - #237745 
as far as how celicas look with 19s on them: here are a few pics:

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Aug 1, 9:28am - #237746 
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Aug 1, 9:28am - #237747 
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Aug 1, 9:29am - #237748 
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Aug 1, 9:29am - #237749 
damn, beat me too it, i was about to say look at Jbing's car!!


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Aug 1, 9:32am - #237756 
Originally Posted by qbanprepster21
damn, beat me too it, i was about to say look at Jbing's car!!


yeah, i love jbings car (for those of you who don't know..the first pic i posted is of his car) thumbsup

more pics:
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...rt=1&page=1

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Aug 1, 2:42pm - #237757 
19's are perfect for the celica! 18's looks like they're part of some package from the dealer (doesn't look that modified). While 17's and smaller make it look like your mom's car.

Ofcourse, it's all a matter of personal taste.

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Aug 1, 2:54pm - #237758 
19's do look good on the celi, but your gonna lose a lot of Performance!! I'd say go with nothing bigger then 17 for Performance, but if you dont mind the size, stay with lightweight 16 or 15!!!


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Aug 1, 4:15pm - #237759 
I'm just gonna stick to 18's and be right in the middle of the "loss of Performance" gap thumbsup

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Aug 1, 7:31pm - #237760 
Originally Posted by Speed4TheNeed
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Aug 2, 1:00am - #237761 
The reason I asked is because my car's lowered with hotchkis springs, and I'm getting a 1st gen veilside kit. I'm afraid I might scrap the ground with anything smaller than 19"

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Aug 2, 1:01am - #237762 
those dont look that bad thumbsup

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Aug 2, 1:23am - #237763 
Originally Posted by speed_celica
The reason I asked is because my car's lowered with hotchkis springs, and I'm getting a 1st gen veilside kit. I'm afraid I might scrap the ground with anything smaller than 19"


it's just a matter of tires, then.

stock 16s with stock 205/50/16 tires are ONLY an inch smaller than 18s with 205/40/18 tires.

here, this tire calculator should help:

http://www.miata.net/garage/tirecalc.html thumbsup

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Sep 14, 9:59am - #237764 
yup 19s r way 2 big, you'll b slowing down ur ride more than n-e-thing 1 r prob. b the biggest you should go...

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Sep 14, 11:36am - #237765 
The overall diamter of the 205/50/16 is 24.1" if you do an 225/35/18 the diameter is 24.2 so i am not sure how that makes for an inch difference. The biggest thing would be weight at that point... There are 15lbs 18s out there.. they would just be expensive.

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