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Old 04-25-2011, 11:10 AM   #20

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Originally Posted by Amenti View Post
Discount Tire will match prices with anyone online; so, if you can find some TSW wheels on a site like (cheapest I could find at $285 for 20x9), you can take a printout to any Discount / America's Tire and they will order it at that price. Same with tires, obviously.

I just picked up a set of four TSW Nurburgring 20x9 Wheels and some okay all-weather Yokohama Parada S-Spec Tires and saved a good $40 per wheel and $20 per tire. Definitely worth the time doing a little research and printing out a couple of pages.

Saved some money, dropped another 30 lbs. from the car. Win-Win!
I think between the headers, exhaust and wheels, my baby is about 70+ lbs. lighter.
Removing that unsprung weight is definitely the best way to go and multiplies its value as the speeds climb.
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