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      06-09-2011, 12:04 AM   #1
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      06-09-2011, 12:11 AM   #2
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Looks great! Im surprised you went with 18's, I like the chrome, and I rarely say that. I'm not a fan of chrome, but its done well here. Brave offset though.


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      06-09-2011, 12:13 AM   #3
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picked it!
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      06-09-2011, 12:17 AM   #4
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Man i hate mike jones, but dear god i love your car

I'm also surprised you went with chrome. Looks great though! I wouldn't say it particularly looks "better" or "worse" but it's something new so it's nice to look at!

Great job, as usual
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      06-09-2011, 12:29 AM   #5
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Nice, my favorite look so far!
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      06-09-2011, 01:33 AM   #6
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i never knew VMR wheels good look so ballin... nice one john! I can't wait to see what the rest of the 1addicts community has to say!!!!!
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      06-09-2011, 01:34 AM   #7
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I KNEW IT:}
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      06-09-2011, 01:35 AM   #8
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Sick finish, the 18s look as big as 19's in some shots
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      06-09-2011, 01:37 AM   #9
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Lookn' good sir way to set the curve on doing something unique and custom!
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Those look great! I think they look much better than your last wheels, but that is just my opinion and it isn't worth the electricity used to type it...

Build it the way you like it!
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      06-09-2011, 03:19 AM   #11
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      06-09-2011, 07:28 AM   #12
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Looks good but I liked the CCW's. You did go with the better fitment than the last VMR's, so props on that though.
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      06-09-2011, 07:47 AM   #13
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Guys these are chromed...they're polished! Looks great J!!
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I like the CCW's better. Regardless still FIYYA!
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Very nice as always John.. like the fitment alot more then the CCW however those gave your car a different look.. always sick
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      06-09-2011, 09:34 AM   #16
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Nice, love the new look. Simplicity FTW.
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      06-09-2011, 10:37 AM   #17
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Nice, love the new look. Simplicity FTW.
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      06-09-2011, 11:21 AM   #18
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Tell you what...Chrome was different 6 years ago in the euro scene and it still is different today? Why? Because most people would rather polished/matte/powdercoated...therefore you WIN!

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      06-09-2011, 11:33 AM   #19
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Cool! Like it a lot!
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      06-09-2011, 11:37 AM   #20
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Nice choice!
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I love the new wheels! clean and simple.
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      06-09-2011, 12:15 PM   #22
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Looks good JZhang!
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