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ct
C'mon & hit me!
ct Sep 11, 10:46pm - #44152 

C'mon & hit me!
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

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Woodland Hills, CA
your opinions on rims/tires

just wanted to get people's views on what tire/rim size would work best for:

1)top end speed
2)1/4 mile time
3)autox'ing
4)for looks

my next mods could be suspension-wise i.e. shocks, sways, rear tower brace...but i might just go for the wheels...my bonus comesup soon deal thumbsup

Originally posted by SKOOF:
yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
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SexyCelica
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SexyCelica Sep 12, 12:39am - #44153 
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2001 Honda Civic DX

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Stick with some lightweight 16s and you'll be good thumbsup
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booyaolian
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booyaolian Sep 12, 12:49am - #44154 
2000 Black Toyota Celica GT
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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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Austin, TX
17" rims look awsome...and sportive!!!

i love 17"

16" performs well...but a bit small...
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Gen7fan
ThE iRoN mAiDeN
Gen7fan Sep 12, 7:31pm - #44155 
2003 silver streak Toyota Celica GT
ThE iRoN mAiDeN
2003 Toyota Celica GT

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Maryland
Originally Posted by ct
just wanted to get people's views on what tire/rim size would work best for:

1)top end speed
2)1/4 mile time
3)autox'ing
4)for looks

my next mods could be suspension-wise i.e. shocks, sways, rear tower brace...but i might just go for the wheels...my bonus comesup soon deal thumbsup


here is my 2 cents:
1. 17's or 18's (large size = higher top speed)
2. 15's (smaller = lighter and faster but lower top speed)
3. 17's or 18's (corner like its on rails)
4. 18's (nice)

I know you knew that CT and I don't have the energy to get into tires. Except in general terms:

1. Large tires
2. small, low profile
3. stock diameter, low profile (24")
4. what tires

Brands...shit who knows, everyone likes something different. Kumho, Dunlop, Bridgestone, Falken, Toyo.
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