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  1. 17x8 +35 offset on Mazda 3 07

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Wheels and Tires
    Hey I’m starting my build on my Mazda 3 it’s a 2.0l and I have the stock 195/65/r15s right now but Ian looking to get aftermarket rims which are the 17x8 +35sI heard I can run bigger tires like a 205/40/r17 or a 215/45/r17 To fit I just ordered some Race land coil overs for it but now I...
  2. Will fit? 7Jx18 ET45 OEM new 2020 mazda 3 wheels -> 2017?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone, I just got this wheels with tires, the problem is that if it fits well in my Mazda3 2017. My concern is about the offset, which in this is 45 and according to the specs for this car is 50 in 18’ wheels. Apparently these wheels was on a Cx52019. -will it fit well? -should I buy...
  3. Help with wheel/tires fitment

    Wheels / Tires
    I have a very stock 2010 Mazda 3 2.0L 5 speed. It's my daily driver so I'm not trying to do anything crazy. OEM size is a 205/55/16. It has the really ugly factory hub cap wheels. I want to put an 18 inch wheel on it. Probably 18x8.5 with a 225/40/18 tire. What kind of offset should I get...
  4. Effects of Offset on Handling/Driveability

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Really thinking about getting a possible wide body over fenders. I know I will have to either buy new wheels or add spacers to compensate and fill out the stance more. Where is the line between form and function and can it be done reasonably with a consideration as a daily driver? Here’s...
  5. 17x8 +45 offset 225/45

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys, first post here, just received some Konig Oversteer 17x8 +45 offset Opal rims and I'm nervous if they'll actually fit. Should I get 225/45 or can I go 225/50? I have a 2016 Mazda3 5 door. I don't mean to beat a dead horse but I keep reading about rubbing when having passengers in the...
  6. 17x9 +15 offset?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Looking at getting some new wheels and checking whats being sold locally. Theres a set I'm interested in, but not sure if it would fit. Here are the specs: 17x9 +15 offset 225/45/17 front 235/50/17 rear I'm on stock suspension, so it's not lowered yet. I've used calculators but I don't know...
  7. 235/45r17 vs 235/40r17 on 17x8in 45mm offset

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys. I am planning to get Summer wheels and tires for my 2011 mazda 3s GT sedan. I have stock suspension and plan to keep it very close to stock if I ever decide to get coilovers or lower my car. I will buy a set of 17x8'' 45mm offset wheels. what which tires will fit my car best...
  8. What offset rims work best?

    Wheels / Tires
    So, I have recently bought a Mazda 3 2016 hatchback and I was wondering what offset for a new set of rims would work best for my car. I've been looking at 50mm offset rims (which seem to be very rare, online atleast). If anyone else with a new Mazda 3 hatchback has recently bough rims what...
  9. Acceptable wheel offset for 2014 GS

    Wheels / Tires
    Hi there, I just purchased a 2014 GS Sedan and am looking to pick up a set of inexpensive wheels to put my winter tires on. From what I can gather the wheel spec is 6.5Jx16 ET50. I found some rims an offset of 45. The wheel vendor website and they say it fits my car, i.e. the 2014 2.0 litre...
  10. will 18x7.5 52.5 offset fit?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Found some rare mazdaspeed forged rays locally. New to wheel fitment. Offset is a little high, will I have any problems on stock height? Which tires should i get so i don't have roll fenders?
  11. 245/45/18 and 18x8 50mm offset fitment?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey y'all... So I had an accident (side swiped by an 18 wheeler) and need to replace a wheel and tire. Figured I'd make some lemonade out of lemons; pick up some wheels off Craigslist instead of getting another OEM steel wheel. The wheels I'm looking at are 18x8 with 50mm offset and tires are...
  12. n00b help

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello Everyone, My name is Broc and I own a 2010 Mazda 3 hatchback in Black. This is the first car i've ever considered modifying but I don't know much at all. I'm looking for some simple answers/help on some questions I've had about certain modifications. Please NOTE that I am the NOOBEST of...
  13. Ideal offset for 18x9 and 18x9.5 wheels?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum and Mazda in general. Will be getting my M3 in less than a month and the first thing I'm looking to do is upgrade from the stock 16 inchers to 18s. I'm looking at lightweight rims such as Advan, WedsSport and Enkei so that I don't gain too much weight over...
  14. Plz help me choose offset + width

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys finally ready to upgrade my wheels and iv'e found some i like but not sure on the width/offset combo because there is alot to choose from. I'm sticking with 18s and i also plan a drop on corksports or H&R's in the future (still undecided). I want to keep the camber stock (i want my...
  15. 215/45 18, 8.5 Width, 40 Offset on Eibach Prokit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I've looked through the whole forum.. looks like it'd be a tight fit. WILL IT RUB!?
  16. WTS: Varrstoen ES2 17X9 +22 Offset w/ tires

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    Hey guys, Recently picked up some Varrstoen ES2 17x9 +22 with 205.40.17 Cooper Zeon 2xS stretched on them, the offset isn't really what I'm looking for on my ride and neither is the stretch. Wheels were only in the owners possession for a few short months, I have only mounted them once to see...
  17. 17x9 w/ +22 Offset, uh wutdo

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Glad I got your attention. What's that you say? 22 offset on a Mazda? Absurd. Well to give a little insight, I recently purchased a set of Varrstoen ES2 wheels, as the title of this thread states, 17x9 +22 offset, though as I was excited with the thought of my first set of shoes for the whip I...
  18. rim offset questions

    2007-2009 Mazdaspeed 3 Performance & Mods
    Looking at getting a set of f1r f18's for my 08 speed 3. They say they come in a 18x 8.5 +38 offset. Or a 17 x 9 +38. I've read my car can only run a rim with an offset of 42-50 without any modifications. Just wondering if either of those rim sizes will fit my car with that low of an offset? Any...
  19. 18 x8 35 offset

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    Would 18 x 8 wheels with 35 offset fit a 2011 speed 3 with 235/40/18 tires without rolling fenders (car is stock ride height)?
  20. Need help with offset!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I just bought a 2015 Mazda 3 I touring in black. I just ordered corksport springs and I'm debating on either getting 19x8.5 or 18x8.5 rims. I want it to be flush, so I'm not sure what offset I should go with. I was thinking +35 with 215 tires. Please comment below. Thanks