What size wheels and tires do you have

yennchi45

yennchi45

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What size wheels and tires are yall running and pictures if you have them please
 
Kwik_Cutty88

Kwik_Cutty88

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Here is a thread on wheel and tire fitment. Its nearly 30 pages of the nitty gritty on wheel setups.

https://gbodyforum.com/threads/wheel-fitment-guide.2442/

Here is also another sticky'd thread that has some good information on backspacing and offset.

https://gbodyforum.com/threads/backspacing-and-offset.5485/

The search feature will give you hundreds of results on this as well, its a pretty common topic.

https://gbodyforum.com/search/9539967/?q=wheel+size&o=relevance&c[node]=14

You have a ton of wheel options for these cars. It really all depends on what you want to do. Drag racing, pro touring, strictly street, street/strip, are you planning on doing a low rider, or do you like 20" and up wheels etc.

I have 2 sets of wheels for my car. One are 15"x7" US Wheel Supremes, in 3.625" backspacing. On these wheels I run a 205/70/15 in the front and a 275/60/15 in the rear.

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I also have a set of 15"x8" American Racing Astro Wheels. Eventually I'll refinish them to use just for my street tires, but for now I have my slicks mounted on them. They are 4" backspacing, with a 26"x9" Hoosier slick.

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foxtrot

foxtrot

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I have the 17x8 Hurst Dazzlers with 245/45/17's at all four corners on the Regal in my sig.
 
yennchi45

yennchi45

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Thanks guys keep them coming
 
yennchi45

yennchi45

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And for me right now I have 22inch rims with 235/30r22 tires I have my original 14inch rallys but it's hard to find tires for them. I also have 2 different sets of 15 inch tires 205/60r15 and the other set is 275/60r15. So I am thinking of just finding some 15inch rims
 
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yennchi45

yennchi45

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Could I use the 205/60r15 in the front and use the 275/60r15 on the back
 
CaliWagon83

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Just the stock 14x6 Buick Rallye style. Don't have closeups, but you know what they look like. ;)
 
565bbchevy

565bbchevy

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On my Monte I have 15 x 9.5 discontinued Centerline Convo Telstars with 295/55R15 M/T drag radials on the back and 15 x 4 frontrunners.
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565bbchevy

565bbchevy

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On my 86' regal project I have a set of 15 x 8 ARE wheels with Cooper 275/60 rears and 235/60 fronts.
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Injectedcutty

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Right now my Cutlass still has the stock 14x6 rallye's with 245/60/14 BFG's. The fronts rub just barely at full lock. They will be retired once I do the blazer brake upgrade which requires a 15" wheel....
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I have to get tires for my new wheels. They are American Racing VN501's. 17x7 front will have 225/50/ZR17, and 17x8 rear will have 255/45/ZR17....
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