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      01-06-2014, 11:50 AM   #1
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m6 gran coupe rims on M3

Has anyone tried to put m6 gran coupe rims (Style # 433) on the m3?
Pictures would be appreciated.

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      01-06-2014, 04:29 PM   #2
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I suspect you would end up with something like this:



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      01-06-2014, 04:37 PM   #3
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I suspect you would end up with something like this:

back at you, those are the old M6 rims and judging by that pic they seem like replicas. The 433 rims would probably look great but I'd imagine a stretched tire due to the +19 rear offset.
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      01-06-2014, 04:52 PM   #4
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back at you, those are the old M6 rims and judging by that pic they seem like replicas. The 433 rims would probably look great but I'd imagine a stretched tire due to the +19 rear offset.
Oh I knew what rims those were on the Space Gray above.

The point I was making ... is that they would look equally out of place.
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      01-06-2014, 06:54 PM   #5
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Thanks for the replies. I know the original 433 would look crazy because they are huge. But there are some smaller replicas that I believe should look good on the M3. I was wondering if someone had pictures so I can see how the design looks on an M3.
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      01-07-2014, 03:58 PM   #6
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bump. anyone?
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      01-08-2014, 11:28 AM   #7
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I was considering a set of reps for the winter so I photoshopped it on my own car (a sedan). After looking at it for a while, I decided that the lines didn't really match up with the E9x styling. The open-spoke design just looked weird with our brakes.

That's just my opinion though. It's your car and YOU should be the one who likes it.
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I love these wheels on the M6 GC, they look a little large on the E92 but still very cool.
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I love these wheels on the M6 GC, they look a little large on the E92 but still very cool.
Agreed.
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I love these wheels on the M6 GC, they look a little large on the E92 but still very cool.
The car looks like a Transformer to me now
I like it, not sure I'd pay that kind of money for the wheels though.
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I wouldn't rock them but if somebody turned up at a meet with those installed and an eye catching BBK, I would shake that guys hand.
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That looks sick. Thanks so much.

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Definitely need them in 19s.
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whoa, he also has M6 brakes...
Yea that's what that thread was originally about, M5/6 retrofit brakes. Pics are from a dealership from Germany. That's a hell of an expensive setup right there
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The car looks like a Transformer to me now
I like it, not sure I'd pay that kind of money for the wheels though.
Exactly !.They look very good,but after a look of 30 sec.it looks like they come right out of the movie Transformers
BTW...your wheels are looking way better
Here i found another close look of it.......
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Damn! These rims look great!!
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The car looks like a Transformer to me now
I like it, not sure I'd pay that kind of money for the wheels though.
Same thing I'm thinking. Was waiting for the Transformer gif
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I wouldn't rock them but if somebody turned up at a meet with those installed and an eye catching BBK, I would shake that guys hand.
its a different look for the M3 but i kind of like them... i agree though, i wouldnt rock them
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Where can you get these calipers?
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