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      03-10-2012, 03:36 AM   #1
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18" wheels that clear 380mm/6pot brakes

Let's start a master list of wheels that clear the popular 6 piston 380mm kits (Stoptech and Brembo)

Manufacturer / Model / Size / Offset / Clears Stoptech? / Clears Brembo?

Advan / TC-III / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / yes
Volk / TE37 / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / yes
Volk / TE37SL / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / yes
Apex / ARC8 / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / NO
Apex / ARC8 / 18x10 / 25 / yes / NO
CCW / Corsair series/ 18x9.5 / 35 / yes / yes
CCW / Corsair series/ 18x9.5 / 23 / yes / yes
Enkei / NT03+M / 18x10 / 25 / NO / NO
HRE / R40 / 18x9.5 / 22-27 / yes / yes
HRE / R40 / 18x10 / 25-30 / yes / yes


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      03-10-2012, 03:44 AM   #2
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HRE R40s
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      03-10-2012, 03:52 AM   #3
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... do I really need to tell people "please post size/offset, which brakes it clears etc" -_-
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      03-10-2012, 04:05 AM   #4
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... do I really need to tell people "please post size/offset, which brakes it clears etc" -_-
dude...HRE will make it to whatever offset you want.

what now?
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      03-10-2012, 04:12 AM   #5
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dude...HRE will make it to whatever offset you want.

what now?

lol I know that. What I do not know is what offsets work. For example under 35 might work, over 35 might not. Get what I'm saying? So it would help if you mentioned the size/offset of the wheel you know clears.
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      03-10-2012, 09:45 AM   #6
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Manufacturer / Model / Size / Offset / Clears Stoptech? / Clears Brembo?

HRE / R40 / 18x9.5 / 22-27 / yes / yes
HRE / R40 / 18x10 / 25-30 / yes / yes

Also clear the PFC BBK (monobloc calipers, 372 mm rotors)
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      03-10-2012, 08:28 PM   #7
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Thank you!

Curious to see if there are more wheels we are forgetting.
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Thank you!

Curious to see if there are more wheels we are forgetting.
I know there is at least one forum member running Forgeline 18" ZX3R's and the Brembo 380 BBK but I don't know the wheel specs.
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Just wanted to add that the wheels below will also clear the Alcon Superkit BBK (384mm).

Advan / TC-III / 18x9.5 / 22
Volk / TE37 / 18x9.5 / 22
Volk / TE37SL / 18x9.5 / 22
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Thank you for posting this OP.

A couple of years ago there were hardly any 18" options available that cleared the Brembo 380mm.

to see what else is available these days...
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great idea OP... i've had my mind set on the TE-37SL. guess we'll see how this list progresses by the time i'm ready to buy >=D
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Volk / TE37SL / 18x10.5 / 20 / yes / yes
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Possibly the ADVAN RG2s 18x9 +20. I ran my big Brembo kit with clearance height and width wise with plenty to spare.

Clears Brembo, Stoptech, Project Mu and Endless BBKs.
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Manufacturer / Model / Size / Offset / Clears Stoptech? / Clears Brembo?

Apex / ARC-8 / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / NO
Apex / ARC-8 / 18x10 / 25 / yes / NO
Apex / ARC-8 / 18x10.5 / 27 / yes / NO
Apex / EC-7 / 18x9.5 / 22 / yes / yes
Apex / EC-7 / 18x10 / 25 / yes / yes
Apex / EC-7 / 18x10.5 / 27 / yes / yes
Apex / EC-7 / 18x11 / 25 / yes / yes
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      09-26-2012, 08:45 PM   #15
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Will the Volk G2 in 18x10 that Turner sells work with 380mm brakes. They do not state anything on their website or list the offset. As they sell them specifically for racing, I would assume so, but you learn never to assume.
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Oem 18's with 10mm spacer
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confirmed. If you go with rear OEM 18s on both axles, no spacer required. You do need to put the weights on the outer and inner edge.
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      12-24-2012, 04:14 PM   #19
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I know there is at least one forum member running Forgeline 18" ZX3R's and the Brembo 380 BBK but I don't know the wheel specs.
Better late than never...

Not sure who that forum member is, but my setup info is:

Forgeline GA3R / 18x10" / +25 offset / 380mm StopTech Yes / Brembo unsure
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Manufacturer / Model / Size / Offset / Clears Stoptech? / Clears Brembo?

BBS / FI / 18x 9.5 / 20 / yes / yes
BBS / FI / 18x10.5 / 25 / yes / yes
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Apex EC-7 18x10 ET25. Literally more clearance on Stoptech 380mm front than my stock 19x9 ZCP rim.
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would like to know stock m3 gts wheels clear brembo 380mm kit?
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