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  1. Coilovers with the lowest drop?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey everyone, I was wondering what coilovers would be best to go super low. I was looking at some extreme low BC BR series and some websites say that maxed out, they sit 4-5'' lower than stock height... But I emailed BC Racing and they say that the max drop from extreme lows are only roughly...
  2. Just picked up my new wheels!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Aodhan Ah02 18x8.5 +35 and 18x9.5 +30 Nankang ns-25 215/40r18 for the fronts and 225/40r18 for the rears. Going to test fit the rims in the morning and take em to get mounted and balanced. The cars already on Raceland Ultimos with the rear perches removed for extra low. Couple of before pics...
  3. I've been on social media apps but this forum, nice to meet ya'll!

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    HEY! It's a pleasure to meet all of you and have myself introduced. I got this car way back in 2018 and didn't really start modifying it until 2019. My ex has forbidden me from buying parts or from progressing from it which really infuriated me and almost lost interest in cars. This year, I was...
  4. Need Advice-Wheel Specs; thicker/Meatier Wheel stance

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I've decided that i want to take the route of a thicker profile for a meatier look than a thin profile. I was wondering if anyone has advice or knows this setup/specs? This is not my picture but i came across it searching through forums. I have the same car and love for it to sit like that.
  5. Stance XR1's vs KW v1 coilovers? 2011 mazda 3 sedan

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I have been doing more research for "comfort" coilovers. I have heard that KW v1 coilovers are less rough than other brand's coilovers. I also heard about Stance XR1's are quite comfortable too. but I have not seen many reviews or comparisons about Stance XR1's vs KW v1 or v2. Anyone have any...
  6. Tire Size Help!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys I just ordered some custom Work Seeker CX wheels 18x9 +38. I want to do a subtle stretched tire look for when I camber and lower my car. Was thinking about -1.5 degrees of camber, and dropping my car on coilovers to get that hella flush look. Please give me some suggestions on...
  7. FS: Stance USA GR+ Coilover Suspension + Extras

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
  8. Stance!!!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey Guys Ive been going through a lot of Threads just looking for what kind of stance people have I found a few in the rims section so Im posting here hoping I can see more. So I just want to see what your cars look lowered, it can be on springs, coils, camber, no camber, rims, or stock rims...
  9. Streched tires!!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys starting this new thread to talk about stretched tires, so to start off this thread i would like to know what you guys thing, is a 225/40/18 a safe(SAFE MEANING DRIVABLE IN THE CITY AND HIGHWAY, NOT CRAZY PERFORMANCE DRIVING) STRETCHED ON A 18X9.5!! THANKS AND HAVE FUN! ZOOM ZOOM :)
  10. Hellaflush/Aggressive fitment thread

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys so I thought I'd make a thread about aggressive wheel/tire fitments on our cars. I know there haven't been very many posts about it and we haven't seen too many members with too aggressive of setups, but hopefully this thread will open up the gates and generate some interest amongst our...
  11. New stance

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Evo 9 wheels 255 in the front 235 in the rears. Half an inch away from the bottom of all the BC coilovers and just slightly rubbing under aggressive cornering and bumps.
  12. Are coiovers a must to stance your car?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    i want little to no gap on my car and running moderately aggressive rims (evo x rims), i find myself rubbing on strong dips will the bc extreme coilovers help with that or the suspension that im running not the problem (tein and koni) ist camber? help?:crybaby 1:
  13. Stance GR+ Coilover Mounting Bolt Help

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I'm getting ready to do more work on the suspension this coming Thursday by doing the brakes. I've been running the Stance GR+ coilovers on the car for awhile and one of the issues is that front top bolts are too short to run a strut bar. I'm trying to get information from Stance regarding the...
  14. D2 / dps / stance.... Best?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Which coilovers do you think is best for our cars? D2...DPS...STANCE ?
  15. Rota G force!

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    Selling my Rota G Forces(gunmetal), bought the rims and tires (225/40/18 haida) not to long ago brand new, put 500 miles on them, and a bit of a personal dept problem arose. No cracks, chips, curbing of any kind! I have invoice if needed Location:Chicago 60656, will ship at buyers expense...