GS350 2013 AWD F sport - ClubLexus - Lexus Forum Discussion

The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum Where else do you go for wheel, tire and brake information?
Sponsored by: TIRE RACK

GS350 2013 AWD F sport

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-11-14, 12:46 PM   #1
Driver School Candidate
Thread Starter
sambb's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: MO
Posts: 39
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default GS350 2013 AWD F sport

Dear tire rack
I have a GS 350 AWD F sport
it has 19" wheels
I am concerned about winter/potholes

I am wondering if a 17-18 can fit, and I equip with all season tires

How can i be sure?

I have heard that the F sport can only take 19s due to their brakes. I have also heard that the AWD version of the F sport can take 17-18s

sambb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-14, 01:44 PM   #2
Lead Lap
iTrader: (2)
Mike_1GO's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: NY
Posts: 432
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

Yes, you can fit 18s on AWD models like yours. Its on the RWD models that have larger brake rotors that require 19" wheels at the minimum. So if you decide to get 18s, you can either run all season tires like the Continental DWS which are fantastic in the snow or you can opt for dedicated snow tires (winter tires). with 18x8" wheels, recommended tire size would be 235 45 18 which is good considering you want a softer ride. You can also get a higher sidewall tire, like a 245 45 18 for an even softer sidewall.
Mike_1GO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-14, 11:35 AM   #3
iTrader: (2)
GetUrWheel's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: CA
Posts: 2,894
Thanked 30 Times in 29 Posts

Let me know what kind of wheels you are looking for your winters.
I would recommend the TSW Nurburgrings for a light, strong, and affordable winter setup!


Contact at [email protected] or Call at (562)275-8268
FREE Shipping FREE Mounting and Balancing
Avant Garde Wheels Forgestar Wheels TSW Wheels
Social Live Chat Now! Facebook Instagram Twitter
GetUrWheel is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-14, 04:43 PM   #4
[email protected]
Platinum Sponsor
zig@tr's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: IN
Posts: 368
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


Yes we have plenty of 17=18" wheel fitments for the 13' GS350 AWD F Sport. The most comfortable and resistant to potholes would be the 17" as this would give you the most tire side wall. Here is a link to all of the wheels we offer in 17" :

GS350 AWD Wheels

Zig Ziegler | The Tire Tire Rack
7101 Vorden Parkway
South Bend, IN 46628
O: 888 428 8355 ext. 4784
[email protected]
Support Club Lexus!!!
Click on The Tire Rack banner ad or reference "Zig / Club Lexus" when ordering!!!

Last edited by [email protected]; 07-23-14 at 03:05 PM.
zig@tr is online now   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LOTS of random CEL codes, some I can't find what they mean. Help? patjza80 GS - 3rd Gen (2006-2011) 6 08-05-16 05:18 PM
What is your car's MPG? Ahhadanny RC - 1st Gen (2015-present) 37 07-05-16 05:40 PM
My first GS jza240sx Build Threads 4 08-25-15 02:10 PM
Are 17/18" OEM wheels interchangeable between 3GS and 4GS? ral2531 GS - 4th Gen (2013-present) 0 03-27-15 09:30 AM
New Lexus Owner: Performance mods? mikev6789 GS - 3rd Gen (2006-2011) 4 03-21-11 05:34 PM

350 , awd , fsport , gs , lexus , snow

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:15 AM.

Copyright © 2000-2017 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Your question will be posted in: