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Well...seems that the R isn't the easiest car to shop wheels for, so I thought I'd solicit the help of all my fellow Swedespeeders to help me out.<p>It would be very cool if you could list a bit of info about the wheels that you post...and of course a pic of the wheel and one of them on the car would be great!<p>Spacer info would also be appreciated...<p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/embeer.gif" BORDER="0"> cheers.
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

<IMG SRC="http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/oz/swap/oz_35annivy_ci3_l.jpg" BORDER="0"> <br>18" OZ 35th Anniversary Wheel...at Tirerack for $299 each.<p>Anyone seen these on an R?<p>This was one of my personal fav's. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emcocktl.gif" BORDER="0">
 

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<IMG SRC="http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/oz/swap/oz_supertour_gt_ci3_l.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>18" OZ Superturismo at Tirerack $299 each.<p><IMG SRC="http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/oz/swap/oz_ultraleggera_s_ci3_l.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>18" OZ Ultraleggera at Tirerack $329 each.<p>Sorry to keep posting to my own topic, just wanted to get a start on it!
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

These are the wheels I like ... I'm still waiting on word whether or not SSW will produce them to fit the R again.<p><IMG SRC="http://www.edgeracing.com/images/wheel/ssw_trex_(bronze)_angle_zoom.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://www.edgeracing.com/images/wheel/ssw_trex_(flat_titanium)_angle_zoom.jpg" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (wrxownr)

SSW 18x8 T-Rex<br><IMG SRC="http://img125.imageshack.us/img125/2653/1004607small5cj.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>SSW 20x7.5 Eclipse<br><IMG SRC="http://img45.imageshack.us/img45/8576/eclipsesmall6gw.png" BORDER="0"><p>OZ 18x8 Ultraleggera<br><IMG SRC="http://img71.imageshack.us/img71/8973/1005710small9ru.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>OZ 18x8 Chrono HT<br><IMG SRC="http://img260.imageshack.us/img260/1118/1006235small8ls.jpg" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

here are a few of my favs.<p><IMG SRC="http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b123/mike625939/DSC_1045.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b123/mike625939/Mikey%20Pics/PICT0233.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b123/mike625939/Mikey%20Pics/wider5.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b123/mike625939/Mikey%20Pics/v31.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b123/mike625939/Mikey%20Pics/IMG_0527.jpg" BORDER="0"><br> <IMG SRC="http://www.hrewheels.com/images/wheels/detail_545-20.gif" BORDER="0"><br> <IMG SRC="http://www.hrewheels.com/images/wheels/detail_895R-20.gif" BORDER="0"> <br> <IMG SRC="http://www.hrewheels.com/images/wheels/detail_540R-20.gif" BORDER="0"> <br> <IMG SRC="http://www.hrewheels.com/images/wheels/detail_842R-20.gif" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

<I>"The new Brand "ERST" -it formulates VOLVO's inherited potential<br>unlimitedly in the finest stage and comfort a winner on the driver's seat gently.<br>ERST brings you to the "infinite" zone." </I>- <A HREF="http://www.erst.ne.jp/" TARGET="_blank">http://www.erst.ne.jp/</A><p><IMG SRC="http://www.carhoo.co.jp/erst-e/parts/img/s10-V70Ru.jpg" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

the only wheels ive ever considered are the Evolve E7 and the VST's.<p>Evolve E7: <br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img244.imageshack.us/img244/2714/146a79f64ef661e74000446vb4.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br>(still havent seen them on a car, though)<p>VST Monoblock R:<br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img77.imageshack.us/img77/6653/monoblocktypemagit5.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img77.imageshack.us/img77/153/p1010880ei6.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img111.imageshack.us/img111/6097/p1010881lc2.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img111.imageshack.us/img111/3254/volvo042xw2.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img111.imageshack.us/img111/3025/vsts6080060002oa3.jpg" BORDER="0"></A>
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>gsxrgessler</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"> <IMG SRC="http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/oz/swap/oz_35annivy_ci3_l.jpg" BORDER="0"> <br>18" OZ 35th Anniversary Wheel...at Tirerack for $299 each.<p>Anyone seen these on an R?<p>This was one of my personal fav's. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emcocktl.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p>not the best photoshop job...but...<br><A HREF="http://imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img510.imageshack.us/img510/4341/dsc7599sc6.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>in a hurry to pack up...power goes out in 30 minutes <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/tongue.gif" BORDER="0"> [i live on-campus]
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

18x8 Ronal R41's. Factory-ready for R-fitment w/42mm offset (no spacers required). Lightweight at approximately 22 lbs. per wheel <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> and very well constructed (the same manufacturer as our stock Pegasus wheels, TUV certified, high-quality hyper-silver finish, blah, blah, blah). Also fairly reasonable at ~$250 each:<p><IMG SRC="http://f5.putfile.com/5/12403221672.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>- Tryg<br>
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (StaggRLee)

<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>StaggRLee</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><I>"The new Brand "ERST" -it formulates VOLVO's inherited potential<br>unlimitedly in the finest stage and comfort a winner on the driver's seat gently.<br>ERST brings you to the "infinite" zone." </I>- <A HREF="http://www.erst.ne.jp/" TARGET="_blank">http://www.erst.ne.jp/</A><br></TD></TR></TABLE>those are reaaaaly nice. how much?
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (Cicada)

HEICO Volutions: 19"<p><IMG SRC="http://web.mac.com/chris_stewart/iWeb/Site/HEICO_Volutions_files/IMG_4567.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (RainyS60R)

<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>RainyS60R</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><IMG SRC="http://f5.putfile.com/5/12403221672.jpg" BORDER="0"><br></TD></TR></TABLE><p>I almost bought a set of R41s, always thought they were good looking wheels (best of Ronal line for R) and reasonable $, but I thought they were closer to 24 lbs in 18x8, one of the reaons I didn't go with them way back when. <p>Did you get a chance to weigh them with a digital scale before mounting them? <p>The look sharp though <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> , similar to Chrono HTs.... hmmm...
 

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22 lbs. is what Gary at Ronal told me. I never double-checked.<p>EDIT: I purchased this set from Scott Hart at IPD in Portland. I had my tires mounted in Portland before the drive home. Otherwise, I probably would have weighed them out of curiosity. <p>Now you have me wondering... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/sly.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>- Tryg<br><BR><BR>
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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

Evolve R5 (aka Axis Reverb)... 18" x 8.5" hollow-spoke design at 20.5 lbs.<p><IMG SRC="http://www.deztech.com/c/pics/SwedeSpeed/WithNewKVRsR5sAndExhaust1.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://www.deztech.com/c/pics/SwedeSpeed/WithNewKVRsR5sAndExhaust3.jpg" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (AaronSoto)

These specially painted Ronal RT's are sweet too...<br>-Aaron<p><IMG SRC="http://members.cox.net/jonredyk/R-Sell1.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>All R Ronal Wheels: <A HREF="http://www.ronalusa.com/cars/volvo_s60r.html" TARGET="_blank">http://www.ronalusa.com/cars/volvo_s60r.html</A><br>
 

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Re: R Wheel Gallery ~ Post Your Favorite Pics of Wheels Available for the R. (gsxrgessler)

Viva Performance's Resistance wheel (Volvo Medea replica) Is my current fav. George says they should be available in April with spacers to fit the R:<p><IMG SRC="http://www.vivaperformance.com/catalog/images/resistance_2.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>... and heres a shot with them shopped on my car:<p><IMG SRC="http://i176.photobucket.com/albums/w193/Quick_Brick/new_whlz.jpg" BORDER="0">
 

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VST all the way!!!<p><IMG SRC="http://shim1.shutterfly.com/procgserv/47b6cf34b3127cce98548909c2f700000017108Absm7lq5ZuS" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://shim1.shutterfly.com/procgserv/47b6cf34b3127cce9854890a43c400000017108Absm7lq5ZuS" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://shim1.shutterfly.com/procgserv/47b6cf34b3127cce9854890bc2f500000017108Absm7lq5ZuS" BORDER="0"><p>
 

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These SSW's are awesome!!! Anyone have an idea on what they used to cost?<p>I'm going with some 18's and I would like to keep the cost for the set of wheels around $1K, if possible! I know my price range really limits my selection, but I plan to spend a bit of time on the track & I don't want to freak out if I go over the curb & bend a lip or something.<p>On my last car I ran BBS 3-piece forged wheels that looked AWESOME, but I bent two of them one night on the freeway in Minneapolis and it really hurt to replace them!
 
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