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Old 06-05-2017, 04:43 PM
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large diameter wheels

Is there a real benefit to the driving and handling with say 20 inch tires for someone who is not a race car driver? All new cars today come with bigger and bigger tires and rims.
Every time I drive in a car with those big rims with low profile tires the ride is so hard my teeth rattle.
Am I missing something?


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Old 06-05-2017, 05:17 PM
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I absolutely agree with you and think it's for "aesthetics" - not that they add any. I understand that the trend is going towards larger cars, but other factors should also be considered when design takes place. If you're interested about wheel fitment and spacing/offsets, take a look at the link below. Great, general knowledge to have.


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Old 06-09-2017, 09:56 AM
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turbobandit uses big tires,not pussy tires has he calls them
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