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      03-20-2008, 09:50 PM   #5
GregW / Oregon
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Originally Posted by Rea///M3 View Post
i have the ssr's on my e46 m3 right now. imo they're the best looking wheels out there for this car.

i'm looking to get the 08 m3, and i'd really like to put the ssr's on it, but there's no info on whether they would fit or not.

any ideas?

they're 19", btw
The offset and width are important. We haven't seen enough fitments for this car yet to sort out the best combo. The tires Mguy mentions will be a little smaller OD than stock; the fronts at least would want to be 35 aspect ratio. I may go 9"/10" monoforged wheels with 265/35 & 295/30. Need to figure out the offset issue first.

30 lbs is pretty heavy for a 9.5" forged 19. I wonder if that's rumor or substantiated. Tomorrow I may weigh the assemblies; since Michelin lists the tire weights (24# F & 25# rear), I can caculate the wheel weight, at least to the closest pound.
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2015 M4 Coupe - Silverstone/Sakhir/CF
2012 ML350