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Old 10-18-2011, 07:40 PM   #1
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what kind of difference do light weight wheels make

The wheels I have now are very light I'm wanting to do a five lug conversion and put the fr500 17 9.5 wheels on my buddie is saying I should just stay with what I got that might feel a big difference go added weight is this added weight really going to be that noticeable in exceleration ?
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The wheels I have now are very light I'm wanting to do a five lug conversion and put the fr500 17 9.5 wheels on my buddie is saying I should just stay with what I got that might feel a big difference go added weight is this added weight really going to be that noticeable in exceleration ?
I doubt you will add enough weight to make a noticeable difference on a street driven car.
Additional rotating weight does have some effect on performance, but usually is only a concerning factor on race cars.
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Yeah she's just a daily driver far from extreme maybe one day !
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