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Old 8th January 2011, 00:25   #3406
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@PCS, 14k for 5. Can you please let me know where you got them from. If possible the specific shop. You can pm me if you dont want to put it on the forum.

Alloy hunting for my Beat now. Though i wont go Chrome this time, but black instead
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I know its not clean, but this is the best i've got as of now. It looks better when clean.

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SSW 13'' alloys, bought 4 for approx 12k. runs in 155 stock bridge stone.
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^^ Its cute. I liked it. Now move it before it gets T-boned.
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Hey, I liked the wheels and your car so much . Are 12" alloy wheels readily available in the market?

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Nice alloys skylkine, any specific reason for going for 80 profile tyre instead of 70?
Hi,

12"ers are readily available but in Plati only 2 patterns are available. I bought it from a dealer in Palakkad who BUSlifted it from B'lore in a day!

80 profile tyres were installed because of a long journey (Ottapalam-Agra) undertaken last year. It gives a good ride (Tyre pressure front 29 rear 27). Only drawback is that rear tyre scrapes the mudguard with 4 passengers.

Now i have switched to 155/70R12 Michelin XM1+ which is quite good tyre for 800. Good balance of looks, ride & road grip.
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Alloys on my Punto, they look better when dirty:-
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please suggest a different color for my alloys
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@PCS, 14k for 5. Can you please let me know where you got them from. If possible the specific shop. You can pm me if you dont want to put it on the forum.

Alloy hunting for my Beat now. Though i wont go Chrome this time, but black instead

Hey dream catcher.

Here is the address , its in btm layout , off jaydeva hospital flyover. he is an bridgestone authorized dealer also. let me know if you need more details like contact person.....
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I am looking for alloys for my bold beige ANHC. Tried a few designs on the car yesterday and enclosing the pictures taken on my mobile.
The designs numbers and their prices (for set of 4) are

HRS 346, quoted 17k
HRS 352, quoted 16k
OZ Adrenalina, quoted 29k (Not sure if these are genuine OZ rims since the distributor quotes a higher price but the dealers whom he distributes to quote a lower price)

There are few other designs which I like from MOMO and LENSO which are quoted in the range of 28k and 22k respectively. I enquired abt the availability of MOMO wheels with 3 different dealers (all 3 are fairly reputed) and got a different story from each. One dealer claims MOMO wheels are readily available with his stockist in Ludhiana whilst another claims that importing MOMO wheels have long stopped, only the left over stocks are cleared now. But the third dealer quoted 44k for these MOMO rims claiming his stocks are genuine made in Italy and not the made in China stuff which are doing rounds in the market. He also mentioned that he sources the rims against order only and it would take 30 days to source them. How much do MOMO rims usually cost and the ones available here are manufactured on Italy / China / Taiwan ? Please advice.
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donarun I personally would suggest that you check out the Samurai series from Lenso. They have some brilliant designs and prices range between 18-20k depending on the designs(set of four).

Try and stay away from chrome and my personal opinion the models SC-05 and SC-07 will suit you ANHC. Once again its your choice, if it doesn't please your eyes don't get them installed.

If you are on tight budget look at the Acelere wheels from Apollo tires, they seem to have pretty good designs in the 15inch category.
Check this linky : Apollo - India - Products - Alloy Wheels .
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Wheels - EVO 15" INR 17,000
Tyres - Yokohama S drive 205/15/55 INR 18,800
Vehicle - Hyundai i20 Crdi Asta (o)
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please suggest a different color for my alloys
Matt Black with electric blue detailing, you can leave the blue if you dont like them being little loud. silver cars carry mattblack very well.

Example

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Here are My Baby's ....wheels... hope you fellows like them..!!
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Love the wheels on your car. Straight forward yet classy 5 spoke star . Is EVO out of Taiwan/China or is it European?
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Love the wheels on your car. Straight forward yet classy 5 spoke star . Is EVO out of Taiwan/China or is it European?
Taiwan methinks, it was earlier being sold under the brand name Veloche. That said they have some fab designs.
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