BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Wheels + Tires Sponsored by The Tire Rack
  TireRack

KEEP M3POST ALIVE BY DOING YOUR TIRERACK SHOPPING FROM THIS BANNER LINK!
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-26-2013, 05:49 AM   #1
Overlord73
Dream Came True
 
Overlord73's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 E92 M3
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Houston

Posts: 61
iTrader: (4)

Wheel and Tire Setup

Well...my baby should be arriving early March, just did my ED back in Mid January. I've got a set of 19" Brombachers waiting to be installed: 9.5" +27 up front, 10.5" +19 in the back. My plan is to run 255/35 and 275/35 Vred Sentacs. I will be lowering her on KW V3s but don't plan to drop much at all.

I know camber will need adjustment but I feel pretty confident that with these specs I should be able to avoid rubbage. I wouldn't mind going a little wider in the back but then I think the chance of rubbage increases and I also wanted to maintain the 20mm difference between Front and Rear.

I would appreciate any suggestions or experiences shared in regards to my proposed setup. I've gone through the rub no rub thread and it would seem to indicate that I should be okay.

Last edited by Overlord73; 01-26-2013 at 06:02 AM. Reason: spelling
Overlord73 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-26-2013, 10:31 AM   #2
slicer
Brigadier General
 
slicer's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 E92 M3
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: San Diego, CA

Posts: 3,426
iTrader: (10)

You should be OK with your proposed tire sizes. Your front offset may require a spacer to clear your KW's but it will be close. The rear offset is pretty aggressive and limits your tire size options. It's too bad you didn't have et27 in the rear and et19 in the front. If so you would have the luxury of running 275/30 & 295/30 tires. A 295 would definitely rub in the rear with your offset.
__________________
'13 SSII M3 Coupe - KW Clubsport 3-way (Eibach Front Spring Conversion), Akrapovic Evolution, ESS Tune, StopTech Trophy, IND Euro Front Bumper and Gloss Black Mirror Covers, TMS Studs/Lugs, BMW Performance Carbon Fiber Spoiler/Interior Trim/Center Console, BMW Edition Grills/Gills, BMWPedals Extended DCT Paddles, Mode Carbon GT4 Splitter, Advan TC3 (18x9.5/10.5), BBS E05 (18x10/11), G-Force Rivals (275/35/18, 295/35/18)
slicer is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:36 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST