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2017 mustang gt rim and tire advice

Old 02-20-2019, 04:59 PM
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2017 mustang gt rim and tire advice

Hi, I am looking for advice on upgrading my tires and possibly rims. pros and cons of going with 20 inch and optimal tire width.
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Old 02-21-2019, 06:15 AM
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Tire thoughts

I'll list all cons I can think of, most of these are obvious but just in case.
-lower fuel milage
-rubber is more expensive
-rims are heavier and more expensive
-possibly more road noise (depending on rubber)
-wider front tire may pull to one direction increasing wear
-looks nicer (fills the wheel well)
-more grip (safer)
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Old 02-28-2019, 02:29 PM
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Another con with 20" wheels is the tires have almost no sidewall. You will feel the bumps/road imperfections way more than you do with a smaller wheel.
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