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  1. Wider than most, 17x9 Help

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    So I've been really looking at some Rota Grid 17x9 +42 in Sports Bronze. I've seen people run 18x9.5 +38 with 225/40/18 tires. My biggest concerns is it only going to take a fender roll (possible pull), if I want to run this set-up...Yes I know that that the set up is actually not as tall as...
  2. Wider, thicker wheels, diameter downsize. Thoughts?

    Wheels / Tires
    Hi all I am considering putting 15 or 16 inch Steel (or may be alloy, something like Dots Dakar) on my 3 Sport. I am thinking 215s instead of stock 205s on a 7inch rim. Going for a wider to improve the grip and lower diameter of rim to soften the ride a bit due to extremely bad roads in the...
  3. For the ISV/i-Sport owners on 16s....going wider?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    So this inquiry is for the ISV/i-Sport owners rolling on 16s....in my case steelies w/hubcaps. The OEM tire size is 205/60-16. Now that is one skinny (width wise) tire with a tall sidewall (balloon status). Id like to run a wider tire with lower sidewall but if doing so I know my revs per...
  4. Why can't they be wider!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey, so I've been checking out some rims for my '12 Mz3 , & every site I go to automatically gives me an 8" wide wheel. I'd happily go 8.5 or 9 max, but it wont let me change my preferences to those widths. I don't wanna be forced to buy an 8" wheels if what I want is 8.5" or 9". So if I were to...
  5. Spacer Question (want a wider rear)

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Getting New tires this Friday! Cant Wait... 32k out of these yokos... just about bald, and I will be doing my best tomorrow to burn off a wee bit more :D Anyways, I am getting 225/45 continental DWS mounted on my RoJa Formula 5 17x7 rims +42 offset (the DWS 225/45 is 21lbs, same as the yoko...