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Old 07-21-14, 07:11 AM   #1
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Need opinions on whether matte black or matte graphite wheels would look better on a Blue Onxy Pearl IS. The wheels I'm considering are as follows (Konig Integrams in 19").





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Old 07-21-14, 07:55 AM   #2
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I like graphite but on blue onyx the black might flow better. I wish I was ready for a set of wheels. Not there yet.
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I'd go with the graphite. Black is too dark.
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Def graphite! It will look great on that color.
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One more vote for graphite. Not a huge fan of black on blue
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Thanks guys! Looks like the graphite is the more popular option...
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What offset looks better on an AWD, +45 or +35? The wheels will be 19x8.5.

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If your asking which looks better, definitely the lower offset so 19x8.5 +35.. idk too much about awd fitment though and what can be run with little to no problems
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8.5 +35 definitely looks better, but depending on how low you go and the tires you use, you may or may not experience rubbing the fender liner.

Check out the AWD wheel fitment threads to get a better idea.
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black graphite would def be better for blue onyx.
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8.5 +35 definitely looks better, but depending on how low you go and the tires you use, you may or may not experience rubbing the fender liner.

Check out the AWD wheel fitment threads to get a better idea.
So my understanding is that the key on an AWD is to keep the rolling diameter as close as possible (within 3%) on the front as the rear? I'm not planning on running a staggered setup and will be using the same tires all the way around. Therefore, I should be fine, correct? Any other considerations?
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