Lightest 16" stock-legal wheels?

Discussion in 'Fiesta ST Autocross' started by AlanBDahl, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. Cligedy

    Cligedy Active Member

    The car leans. The BFGs rubbed because they are huge. My fastest time was on the Rivals, .16s faster than the DZll's. That was unexpected, the course was tight, i never saw redline in second, probably peaked at ~6000rpm.
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  3. RodMoe

    RodMoe Well-Known Member

    225/50/16 bfg is a tall wide tire indeed acording to TR specs.. though the DZll in same spec claims to measure about the same but I have heard the bfg run big.. Good Info thanks :)
  4. ryst

    ryst Active Member

    Left traction control totally on or just sport mode? (or do you even know).
  5. Cligedy

    Cligedy Active Member

    He left his fully on during his fastest run. I was all the way off, every time.
  6. wash

    wash Active Member

    What offset are your wheels and do you think more or less offset would have decreased the rubbing?
  7. Cligedy

    Cligedy Active Member

    42mm offset, which is almost the maximum to be legal for street class.

    I can't say if more would help, but I'm pretty sure it was rubbing on the wheel liners, not struts or fenders. I will take a closer look and see if I can tell for sure where it was rubbing.

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