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      12-04-2009, 11:50 AM   #1
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I'm thinking about getting some new wheels for the M... I would like to get a sanity check / opinions from some other members. Which of these two are better (they will be 19")? Or should I keep looking?

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      12-04-2009, 12:55 PM   #2
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Website doesn't give any weight info at all.
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      12-04-2009, 12:57 PM   #3
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MHT Mono Tec T03 look really nice. Do you have any other info on them? Forged? Weight? Offsets?

I would say most people on the forum would choose the first option. Although a lot of members have wheels similar to the second option. I like both. I am in the same boat. Do I want to have a more bling look (IMO #2) or a more conservative race look (IMO #1)?
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      12-04-2009, 05:16 PM   #4
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MHT Mono Tec T03 look really nice. Do you have any other info on them? Forged? Weight? Offsets?

I would say most people on the forum would choose the first option. Although a lot of members have wheels similar to the second option. I like both. I am in the same boat. Do I want to have a more bling look (IMO #2) or a more conservative race look (IMO #1)?
I had the same thoughts. I was leaning towards the T03, and so far that seems to be the general consensus.

In repsponse to the questions about the wheels, I asked my contact at the manufacturer's - his responses are in red.

1. The Mono Tecs are forged one piece, correct? Yes sir
2. What offsets would they be for the M3? Fronts ET 13-25 Rears ET 20, on the fronts depends on how aggressive you want them
3. What is the weight of the wheel? On 19 about 20lbs

If anyone is interested in the wheels, I am happy to pass along his contact info - just PM me.
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      12-04-2009, 11:00 PM   #5
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I like the T03;s. what is the pricing and weights? Where is Lemans_Blue_M to give us all a review on the quality?
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      12-06-2009, 06:04 PM   #6
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I can get you the MHT's at a great price if you are interested.
can you PM me prices for 19in T03? Can I customize offsets or are they standard?
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      12-08-2009, 12:59 AM   #7
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liking T03 better, the first one bears somewhat resemblance of a dymag or HRE wheel

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      12-08-2009, 10:19 AM   #8
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I don't get why people like the first one better... not that great vs. the second one.....
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      12-08-2009, 08:15 PM   #9
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I don't get why people like the first one better... not that great vs. the second one.....
theres nothing to get. its a matter of opinion
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      12-08-2009, 09:11 PM   #10
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i think there both nice how much are they and would something like that be stupid for snow tires?
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I dont know what the exact cost will be, but I know the guy who does.

Send him an email; he works at MHT and can refer you to a vendor in your area, or he might provide his own pricing...

Hadrian - hadrians@mhtwheels.com
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I had a chance to hang out with Hadrian at Sema this year and he is a real nice guy! Can't go wrong.
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I like the T03;s. what is the pricing and weights? Where is Lemans_Blue_M to give us all a review on the quality?
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      12-29-2009, 04:28 PM   #15
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Any update on price? weights? quality? I really like the T03.
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Any update on price? weights? quality? I really like the T03.
For pricing, your best bet is to get in touch with either wheeladdicts (they've posted in this thread) or Hadrian @ MHT (his email is in an earlier post). Approximate weight of 20lbs/wheel was given to me, but I have not verified this number. Quality should be top notch. MHT manufactures wheels for a variety of other companies, all of whom are large & reputable names. I have already ordered these wheels and they should be ready in ~3 weeks - I will post up pics as soon as they are on.
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