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      12-08-2010, 11:51 AM   #1
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Vinyl Time Attack Rings? Cool or Lame?

What do you guys think? I personally have a Space Gray E92, & Advan RS rims (powdercoated black).

Was looking at the Vinyl time attack rings EAS offers, or a custom pinstripe from a vinyl shop.

Was thinking Blue or Red.

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http://www.europeanautosource.com/pr...oducts_id=1311





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      12-08-2010, 12:23 PM   #2
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I think vinyl in general is gaining some acceptance as vinyl wraps for cars have started to gain some popularity.

They say they are removable, so for $40, if you think you might like them, may as well give it a shot. You can always take them back off if you don't like it.
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      12-08-2010, 02:44 PM   #3
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i agree with Ben... If you're unsure whether or not you will like the look...it's a no brainer.
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      12-08-2010, 02:51 PM   #4
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Purely depends on the wheel and overall look the the vehicle. What may for work for some may not work for others.
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Hmmmmmmmmm. Would any of those rings work all right without looking gay on this wheel, maybe?

Only reason I ask is 'cuz when I purchased wheels used, they had an extremely tiny curb mark on them, and during shipping UPS put a scratch on one of the wheels. They would be covered up incredibly easily using one of those vinyl rings, and I don't want to mess with OE Volk paint....

Lemme know your thoughts everyone? Thanks!

And to OP....Advan Racings...love it! If you have a blue car, I'd go with blue, would look really cool. Otherwise, maybe go with red as it works with a lot more colors? Silver might be ok too? Would give it more of a "polish-like" look I assume?


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Thanks for the input!

iBeJayKaying, here you go!





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      12-08-2010, 03:35 PM   #7
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Thanks Chako, I was considering yellow because of my yellow brembo calipers, but I decided no way.

For me, if I do get them, I'll probably get blue or black. Car's LMB. I took tomorrow off, maybe I'll drop by EAS, you got these in stock Tom?
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I'm all for Vinyl and pinstriping, but the red time attack scheme is quickly at my max of thumbs down-ness.... I say nay...
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Thanks Chako, I was considering yellow because of my yellow brembo calipers, but I decided no way.

For me, if I do get them, I'll probably get blue or black. Car's LMB. I took tomorrow off, maybe I'll drop by EAS, you got these in stock Tom?
Sure do - check the address on the webpage as we've moved since the last time you dropped by.
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as long as it flows, i say go for it.

i rocked it back in '03.

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