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      09-10-2013, 12:50 PM   #1
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Just a few wheel ideas with some of the most common wheels used on the forums: OEM M6 wheels, OEM M3 Competition, adv1, d2forged, work brombachers, bbs lmr, bbs lms, bbs ri, bbs lm, Forgestar F14, Rotiform BLQ, Volk TE37.

I color matched calipers, center caps, and wheel accents with the entire bmw i electric blue color scheme. What do you guys think? I threw in one pic of my car, ModQuench, at the end for kicks.



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      09-10-2013, 08:28 PM   #2
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M6 GC wheels look great on it. I wonder if they would even fit in the car.
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      09-11-2013, 09:28 AM   #3
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M6 GC wheels look great on it. I wonder if they would even fit in the car.
I enlarged all the wheels as well in my photo-CHOP, they're all closer to 21s or 22s.

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      09-11-2013, 02:59 PM   #4
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      09-15-2013, 09:38 AM   #5
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      10-21-2013, 05:44 PM   #6
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what are the wheels in photo 8? i rlly like them!
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      10-21-2013, 06:03 PM   #7
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Nice of you to do this. They all look great.

Anybody ordering the i8?
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      10-21-2013, 06:16 PM   #8
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Looks great! I wonder how wide of wheels can be fitted.
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      10-21-2013, 06:50 PM   #9
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Nice of you to do this. They all look great.

Anybody ordering the i8?
There's a thread on the subject of who's placed a deposit for one:
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I think it might be 3 or 4 people on here so far, and at least one other person on Bimmerfest who has put a deposit down, whom I haven't seen here.

That should become the official i8 order thread!

Personally I can't wait to see the CFRP / Carbon Fiber wheels that BMW has said will be an option for the i8.
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There's a thread on the subject of who's placed a deposit for one:
http://bmwi.bimmerpost.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=893028

I think it might be 3 or 4 people on here so far, and at least one other person on Bimmerfest who has put a deposit down, whom I haven't seen here.

That should become the official i8 order thread!

Personally I can't wait to see the CFRP / Carbon Fiber wheels that BMW has said will be an option for the i8.
Ah thanks... You're one of the people!! Awesome, keep us posted.
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I hate black wheels. LOVE yours!
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      10-21-2013, 07:39 PM   #12
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Ah thanks... You're one of the people!! Awesome, keep us posted.


It's going to be a long wait but it will be epic!

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      10-21-2013, 08:28 PM   #13
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here we go again with the ricer wheels
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Nice work~!

The blue highlights you added complete the theme nicely.
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Agreed. #2 black wheels looks insane. Nicely done!
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Stock wheels are designed to reduce drag. I am sure BMW put a lot of r&d into their design.
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That looks siiiick dude!

Excellent work.

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I like it.
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CSL type rims take the cake for me.
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