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Difference between rims? #414164 Mar 8, 3:20pm Mar 8, 3:20pm
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Difference between rims?
Ok whats the difference between the two?

1) 18" Velox VX-K 18x7.5 (215/45/18)

2) 18" Velox VX-K 18 (225/40/18)

Pic of the 1st one:

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Re: Difference between rims? [Re: Rick] #414165 Mar 8, 3:28pm Mar 8, 3:28pm
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wider in the front for more traction, smaller tires to make the front lower.

dont need wide tires in the rear and has slightly bigger tires to accent the lines on the celica.


thats my opinion. rice


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Re: Difference between rims? [Re: Zero] #414166 Mar 8, 3:35pm Mar 8, 3:35pm
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alright thanks...lol those arent mine. I also want them grin

Re: Difference between rims? [Re: Rick] #414167 Mar 8, 3:36pm Mar 8, 3:36pm
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the first ones cost almost 500 bucks more, so should I just stick with the second? or is there that much of a difference in appereance and performance?

Re: Difference between rims? [Re: Rick] #414168 Mar 9, 5:12am Mar 9, 5:12am
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anyone?

Re: Difference between rims? [Re: Rick] #414169 Mar 9, 6:22am Mar 9, 6:22am
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not for 500 big ones there aint rofl

Re: Difference between rims? [Re: sickcelica696] #414170 Mar 9, 10:28am Mar 9, 10:28am
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it's not rwd so it doesn't help to have bigger wider tires in the back it probably causes more harm, if your looking at it from a technical point and trying to race but for appearence it will look good either way

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