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Old 05-02-2017, 09:45 PM   #1
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VMR V703 vs Sportline 8s

I know this question has been out there already but I wanted to see your new responses and opinions. Which one do you guys recommend?

Sportline 8S






VMR VB3 V703




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Old 05-02-2017, 10:10 PM   #2
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Are you looking to go with 18" or 19"?
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Old 05-02-2017, 10:12 PM   #3
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Are you looking to go with 18" or 19"?
I'm looking into 18's.

This is what I have
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Old 05-02-2017, 10:14 PM   #4
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I'm looking into 18's.

This is what I have
For the 18" size, I lean heavily towards the VMRs for looks. The thin spokes really make the wheels look big and fit the car well. The Sportlines, while being the superior wheel in terms of build and weight, look undersized to me. I'll see if I can dig up some links to show what I mean.

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http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...=899311&page=4
http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/showthread.php?t=448788
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=999290
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Old 05-03-2017, 07:19 PM   #5
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'02 JR/Naturbraun 330i M-Tech I | M-Tech II Fr. | Supersprint Headers | Remus Sport |
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