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Hi I am thinking to buy an OZ Antares Wheels.
The prices here (Panamà, America Central) are:
225/25 R17 with PROXES T1S $$. 1,460 included installation
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234/40 R18 with PROXES T1A $$. 1,900 included installation

I had the Sedan 2.0 with 133hp Automatic STRATO BLUE with 205/55 /R16

What size do you recomend me?
I will like to maintain a similar acceleration...
If I buy a R17 I can low the suspension to fill some space in case that I decide for the R17

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I think u will be better off with the 17s, cause 18s will put a lot rotational weight on ur car. Heavy wheels can cause major decrease in acceleration. If you really want 18s i recommend you to find the lighter rims like rota attacks or more expensive volk/ray wheels.
 

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Or just look for any place that sells forged wheels. I saw a place that had 13 lb 18" rims. That's like half the weight of stock. Be ready to pay for wheels that light, though.
 

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What do you think about the OZ Superleggera 17x7 w/45mm offset and 15,2 lbs or the 17x8 w/48mm 15,4 LBS
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Also keep in mind with a bigger wheel, you'll need a thinner tire..... if your roads are anything like they are here in NC, a pothole will feel like you dropped an axle.
 

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i wont put any lower profile than the stock ones on my 6 since the roads are way too bumpy here and there are as many potholes as on the moon so...
 

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Thank for your Helps
You right.
The roads in Panama are not good, too many holes. I know how is sound the wheel in a pothole, very metalic, jeje.
I think that i am going for the 17x 225/457 offset 45 with Touo Proxes T1S. According my measures the clearance inside +10mm and outside +10mm
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Will 18x7.5 +43 offset fit the M6?? I'm thinking about getting the 5Zigen MK-6 hyper black..let me know if that will fit perfect and I'm also going to lower it with Eibach spring.
 
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