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Thread: C5 Corvette wheel day!

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    Senior Member Sizzle Chest's Avatar
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    C5 Corvette wheel day!

    I had a client drop ship me his new CCW's for his C5 'vert. Has CCW's on it now powder coated black and he is wanting to change the look up.


    He went from a 19"-20" setup to 18"'s all the way around. Car looks very good with the new hoops on!


    I also adjusted the coil overs to level out the ride and it is sitting pretty now!


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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    IMO: Mucho better.
    {I prefer "brightwork-wheels"}


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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    Quote Originally Posted by FUNX650 View Post
    IMO: Mucho better.
    {I prefer "brightwork-wheels"}


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    Agreed. Much better.
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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    Looks sweet!

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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    Thanks guys. I will have to agree as well...I feel that these wheels really bring out something in this car!
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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    That looks great, really makes the blue pop. Well done, night and day difference.

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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    Looks sick! Black wheels always just remind me of spare tires lol if there all black, need a little contrast!

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    Re: C5 Corvette wheel day!

    Much better! Black wheels are weird looking on a Corvette.

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