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RevMonster
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2003 Toyota Celica

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Orange County, Ca
Oct 22, 11:38pm - #55004 
Wheels?

I'm finally getting a little tired of the stock look of my GTS... thinking about throwing some wheels on the old girl. Before I go through with it though, one question comes to mind.

How much will this slow me down?

I've been eyeing a set of 17-18" Racing Hart C5's. Does anyoen know what these weigh as opposed to the stock GTS rims? Also, will the bigger size in itself slow me down?

Thanks everyone.


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2002 Toyota Celica ZR

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Australia
Oct 23, 4:39am - #55005 
correct me if im wrong but yes larger rims basically means that you will be slightly slower but unless you are a hardcore racer and interested in times i doubt you will notice it. hope this helps!

and racing hart is sweet! thumbsup good luck with it all

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2003 Toyota Celica GT

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pennsylvania
Oct 23, 1:42pm - #55006 
big rim=slow accel.better top speed
small rim=better accel.less top speed

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