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Weight of the Stock wheels

I was just wondering what the weight of both the base and the SH wheels was. I'm starting to look into getting wheels and so I need a reference point on the weight.

Any suggestions on wheel size btw? I hoping to get close to 300hp (not to the wheels) within the next couple of years. I'm thinking about sticking with 16" but going to 7-8" wide, will that be enough? Or should I go with 17's and get a shorter sidewall? I'm trying not to mess up my speedometer. I'm currently looking at these, http://rotawheels.com/torque.php

In the steel gray, my car is Black btw.
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16's will give you slightly better acceleration, handling, and a bit more power than 17's. they "should" also give you a bit more traction than 17's cuz you have more sidewall on the tire to "give" when you launch.

i think those rims will look hard on your car bro. get 'em
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those are pretty tight! im really feelin those! not sure how much base and SH wheels weight but for aftermarket go w/ 16s!
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