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      07-30-2008, 06:51 PM   #1
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OFFICIAL Wheel/Tire Fitment Thread - What has already been done to 1ers

Hi Guys,

Since this car is still so new I'd like to start an official "database" of people that have successfully/unsuccesfully fitted wheel/tire combinations.

This is to save people the trouble of having to go through multiple sets of wheels/tires to try and get things to fit properly.

If you can list your relavent mods on the car (springs, shocks, rolled fenders, etc). We don't need to know if you have a blow off valve. Mods if you can make this a sticky! :smile:

I'll start off:

Setup #1

Wheels: D-Force EmPower
Front: 18x8.5 +40
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x9.5 +43
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Yokohama Advan Neova 255/40/18
Rear Hankook RS2 Z212 265/35/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
-KW V3 lowered ~1.5" front, ~1" rear
-Vorshlag front camber plates (brings the tires "in" more, away from the fender lip), ~2 deg neg camber front & rear
-slight roll front & rear
-had to cut some of the plastic out from the inner fender well

Notes:
Rubbed front fender where fender meets bumper
Rubbed rears slightly under hard cornering or on hard bumps on the street
(Rubbing or anything else to note)


Setup#2

Wheels: D-Force EmPower
Front: 18x8.5 +40
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x9.5 +43
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Toyo R1R 255/35/18
Rear Yokohama Advan Neova 255/40/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
same as above


Notes:
-Fronts are perfect now with mods from setup #1. Can't say for sure if I would need to do any of the above if I started off with the 255/35/18 Toyo R1R to begin with.
-Rears rubbed badly. Could not run the rear 255/40/18 Neova setup with the wheel. The 255 Neova was wider than the 265 Hankook because of the square shoulder of the Neova. The Hankook has a rounded shoulder so it would only rub under lots of compression.

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      07-30-2008, 06:53 PM   #2
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Please post your info in this order:


Wheels: (Wheel Make and Model)

Front:
(size) (offset)
Spacer:
(size or 'none')

Rear:
(size) (offset)
Spacer:
(size or 'none')

Tires:
Front
(Make) (Model) (Size)
Rear
(Make) (Model) (Size)

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:


Notes:

(Rubbing or anything else to note)
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      07-30-2008, 07:12 PM   #3
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My Setup:

Wheels: D-Force LTW5

Front:
17x9 +41
Spacer:
5mm

Rear:
17x9 +41
Spacer:
none

Tires:
Front
Dunlop Direzza Z1 Star Spec 245/40/17
Rear
Dunlop Direzza Z1 Star Spec 245/40/17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
Front has slight roll to the inner fender lip, and the tab in the wheel well attaching the bumper cover to the fender is trimmed.I'm running -1.6 deg camber in front (none added in rear)
H&R Sport Springs on stock dampers

Notes:
No rubbing.
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      07-30-2008, 09:45 PM   #4
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Great thread idea. Pics would be nice too!
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      07-30-2008, 09:46 PM   #5
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My Setup:

Wheels: BBS CHs

Front: 17x8.5 +38
Spacer: none

Rear: 17x8.5 +38
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Nitto NT01 245/40/17
Rear Nitto NT01 245/40/17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
Front and rear has pretty aggressive rolling, and the tab in the front wheel well attaching the bumper cover to the fender is trimmed. I'm running -2.0 deg camber in front and rear (fixed -2 deg. camber plates from Impact Engineering in San Jose)

KW Variant V3 dampers and lowered about as much as possible

Notes:
perhaps slight rubbing during racing


Additional Note: for the pictures below, we modified the custom camber plates to give us -3.5 degree of front camber



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      07-30-2008, 10:29 PM   #6
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Setup #1
Wheels: TRMotorsport MT1

Front: 18x8.5 et44
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x8.5 et44
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport 245x35-18
Rear Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport 245x35-18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
Stock

Notes:
Test fit showed front offset caused clearance issues with strut and steering control arm. Never ran them on the road, returned to TireRack since I didn't want to run spacers on a street setup.


Setup #2
Wheels: BBS RG-R Forged
Front: 17x8 et40
Spacer: none

Rear: 17x9 et42
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front
None mounted -- test fit
Rear
None mounted -- test fit

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
Stock

Notes:
Purchased and test fit for brake clearance without tires mounted. Fronts cleared suspension components and brake calipers without a problem. Rear 17x9 had minimal (~1mm) clearance from rear brake caliper high points to inside circumference of wheel--insufficient for use, IMO. Offsets, both front and rear, looked very good.
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      07-31-2008, 11:16 AM   #7
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Setup

Wheels: Sport edition F10
Front:
(18x8) (40 offset)
Spacer:
(none)

Rear:
(18x8) (40 offset)
Spacer:
(none')

Tires:
Front
(Hoosier) (R6) (225x40r18)
Rear
(Hoosier) (R6l) (245x35r18)

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
none

Notes:
No rubbing but very hard on front tire with no camber.
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      07-31-2008, 05:30 PM   #8
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same size 17" all around per roundel magazine
Wheels: Beyern Mesh

Front: 17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer:
none

Rear:
17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer:
none

Tires:
Front
Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17
Rear
Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber: stock


Notes: breaking in now. much more neutral in corners. heard brief rub in rear only when hitting big dip in road - twice in 75 miles city-fwy so far.

(Rubbing or anything else to note)
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      08-02-2008, 11:04 AM   #9
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3P with Matte Black powder coated centers and gloss white powder coated

Front: 19x8.5" 5x120mm - 40mm offset (225/35/19 tire) Goodyear F1

Rear:
19x9.5" 5x120mm - 47mm offset (255/35/19 tire) Goodyear F1
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      08-09-2008, 07:02 AM   #10
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Wheels: Forgeline Competition ZX3R with titanium fasteners

Front:
18x10 +24
Spacer:
none

Rear:
18x10 +62
Spacer:
none

Tires:
Front
Yokohama Neova AD07 285/30/18
Rear
Yokohama Neova AD07 285/30/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:

KW Clubsport - Lowered quite a bit (sorry don't have exact number)
KW Upper Camber Plate (included with KW Clubsport) - Camber, secret :wink:
Evolution Racewerks Wide Body Front Fender

Notes:

Front: Will not fit with stock fender
Rears: Did not roll the rear quarter panel. Slight rub on inner plastic liner. No rub on fender. If you roll the fender, it might tuck the plastic liner higher and might not rub at all anymore.

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      08-10-2008, 09:07 AM   #11
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My Setup:

Wheels: Enkreuz HS10

Front: 19x 8.5 (not sure of offset)
Spacer: none

Rear: 19x 9.5 (not sure of offset)
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Hankook Ventus 225/35/19
Rear Hankook Ventus 255/30/19

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
H&R Sport Springs on stock dampers

Notes:
Slight rubbing in front over hard bumps. Rolled all 4 fenders for extra clearance.
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Setup on Jack's car.

Wheels: Breyton GTS-R

Front: 18x 7.5 +45
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x 8.5 +48
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Yokohama S-Drive 225/40/18
Rear Yokohama S-Drive 245/35/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
KW Suspensions V2 Coilovers

Notes:
No rubbing. Slight drop.

Picture:

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      08-13-2008, 11:15 PM   #13
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same size 17" all around per roundel magazine

Quote:
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same size 17" all around per roundel magazine
Wheels: Beyern Mesh

Front: 17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer: none

Rear: 17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17
Rear Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber: stock


Notes: breaking in now. much more neutral in corners. heard brief rub in rear only when hitting big dip in road - twice in 75 miles city-fwy so far.

(Rubbing or anything else to note)
Can you turn the fronts wheels all the way.
Running any neg. camber.
Anything you like or not like.
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      08-14-2008, 11:26 AM   #14
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I have the same setup as Jack's car (GTS-Rs) with a 255 rear, all tires are Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R. No apparent rubbing, fits well. Still set to do a minimal lower via KW v2s. So far so good with the 255 tire.
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I have the same setup as Jack's car (GTS-Rs) with a 255 rear, all tires are Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R. No apparent rubbing, fits well. Still set to do a minimal lower via KW v2s. So far so good with the 255 tire.
So it's not the same as Jack's car ;-)

Please complete the form for your exact setup. Thanks!
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[quote=davidframe;209427]same size 17" all around per roundel magazine
Wheels: Beyern Mesh

Front: 17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer:
none

Rear:
17 x 8 offset 40
Spacer:
none

Tires:
Front
Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17
Rear
Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R 245-40-17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber: stock


Notes: breaking in now. much more neutral in corners. heard brief rub in rear only when hitting big dip in road - twice in 75 miles city-fwy so far.

UPDATE: Back from Buttonwillow. Can turn lock to lock. No camber adjustments. No rubbing heard. Very neutral - much oversteer gone. Tires sing in corners more than I expected - maybe too new. Took temps - added 3 psi to 39 cold (adjusted). Performance box measured .984 lateral Gs. Didn't feel like I had much more than that without going sideways. All stock - for now.
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      08-14-2008, 11:45 PM   #17
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245s all around

Were the fronts getting overheaded (singing)?
How many hard laps did you run?
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      08-15-2008, 11:55 AM   #18
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Wheel: Linea Corse Lemans
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Front: 19x8.5 et 35
Spacer: none
Tires: 225/35/19 Toyo T1R

Rear 19x9.5 et 40
Spacer: none
Tires: 255/30/19 Toyo T1R

Suspension: Stock

Note: No rubbing issues when it's only me in the car (exceptions: heavy cornering, 60+ mph entrance speed). Minimal rub when there are 3 passenger.
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Wheels: Superstar Bugel
Front:
19 x 9,5 offset 40
Spacer:
none

Rear:
19 x 10 offset 42
Spacer:
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Tires:
Front Hankook Ventus 245-35-19

Rear Hankook Ventus 265-30-19


Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber: stock

(Rubbing with full car and speedblocks) Just 2 in car no problem
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Hi Guys,

Since this car is still so new I'd like to start an official "database" of people that have successfully/unsuccesfully fitted wheel/tire combinations.

This is to save people the trouble of having to go through multiple sets of wheels/tires to try and get things to fit properly.

If you can list your relavent mods on the car (springs, shocks, rolled fenders, etc). We don't need to know if you have a blow off valve. Mods if you can make this a sticky! :smile:

I'll start off:

Setup #1

Wheels: D-Force EmPower
Front: 18x8.5 +40
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x9.5 +43
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Yokohama Advan Neova 255/40/18
Rear Hankook RS2 Z212 265/35/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
-KW V3 lowered ~1.5" front, ~1" rear
-Vorshlag front camber plates (brings the tires "in" more, away from the fender lip), ~2 deg neg camber front & rear
-slight roll front & rear
-had to cut some of the plastic out from the inner fender well

Notes:
Rubbed front fender where fender meets bumper
Rubbed rears slightly under hard cornering or on hard bumps on the street
(Rubbing or anything else to note)


Setup#2

Wheels: D-Force EmPower
Front: 18x8.5 +40
Spacer: none

Rear: 18x9.5 +43
Spacer: none

Tires:
Front Toyo R1R 255/35/18
Rear Yokohama Advan Neova 255/40/18

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
same as above


Notes:
-Fronts are perfect now with mods from setup #1. Can't say for sure if I would need to do any of the above if I started off with the 255/35/18 Toyo R1R to begin with.
-Rears rubbed badly. Could not run the rear 255/40/18 Neova setup with the wheel. The 255 Neova was wider than the 265 Hankook because of the square shoulder of the Neova. The Hankook has a rounded shoulder so it would only rub under lots of compression.

Pictures:

I noticed you replaced your seats. What did the stock seats weigh in at?
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The full answer...

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...419#post222419
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Wheels: D-Power LTW5

Front: 17x8.5 ET40
Spacer:
none

Rear:
17x8.5 ET40
Spacer:
none

Tires:
Front
Nitto NT01 235/40-17
Rear
Nitto NT01 235/40-17

Suspension/Fender Mods/Camber:
none - stock everything. If the car were lowered there might be rubbing but at the stock height there is no problem.

Notes:

Might be able to fit the 245/45-17 tires. The front wheels and tires are very close to the suspension so it might be too much but I will try them next.
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