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Reid’s 2011 WRX on 18×10 Rota SVN-R in Titanium Chrome

Ben’s 2012 STi on 18×8.5 Rota Grid in Hyper Black

Paulo’s 2016 WRX Limited on 18×9.5 Rota Vector PRO in Gold

@kouakouakoua 06′ Impreza on 18×9.5 Rundfahren RM110

Levi’s 2012 Subaru WRX on 18×9.5 Rota MXR - Flat Black

Dean’s 2006 Subaru WRX on 17×9 Rota Torque e30 Hyperblack

18×9 Rota Grid on the dude’s bugeye

Billy’s STi on 18×10+30 Chameleon SVN-R

Mark’s WRX Wagon on 18×8.5 Rota Grids in Hyper Black

Blake’s Sonic Yellow WRX on 17×9 e42 Hyper Black RT5

Reid’s 2011 WRX on 18×10 Rota SVN-R in Titanium Chrome

Owner: Reid Elattrache
Car: 2011 Subaru WRX
Wheels: 18×10 Rota SVN-R 5×100×114.3 e30 in Titanium Chrome
Tires: Federal 595 RSR 245/35-18
Suspension:
BC Racing BR Series Coilovers
ISC Lower Rear Control Arms
Camber F/R 1.6/1.2
Rolled Fenders
Clears Brembos without spacers

Full car info can be found here: http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2665770
Instagram: @reide181
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/ReidElattrachePhotography/

Ben’s 2012 STi on 18×8.5 Rota Grid in Hyper Black

Owner: Ben Weber
Car: 2012 Subaru STi
Wheels: 18×8.5 Rota Grid 5×114.3 e44 in Hyper Black
Tires: 245/40/18 Michelin Pilot Super Sports
Suspension: Eibach Sway Bars
Mods: Cobb Stage 2 setup. Cobb Intake, Cobb Downpipe and a Cobb Accessport. SPT Exhaust System. Red Rally Armor Mud Flaps and an SPT Vortex Generator

Paulo’s 2016 WRX Limited on 18×9.5 Rota Vector PRO in Gold

Owner: Paulo

Car: 2016 WRX  Limited
Wheels: VECTOR PRO 18×9.5 38 5X114.3 73 GOLD (website under constructions pls email us to order at sales @ wheeldude.com
Tires: 235/35/18 Bridgestone Potenza

2016 WRX Limited.

Mods:

RCE Yellow Springs

Bayson R bodykits

Rota Vector PRO wheels

STI Exhaust & Wing

JDM Grille JDM Rear Fog

“I think thats it. No performance mods yet. Hehe”

Paulo was also our featured car in the Rota booth at last year’s SEMA. Thx for all the support dude! Much appreciated.

It is a new year, we have been through some rough patches in the past few months, but we are here doing it. We hope to bring more wheel fun and enjoyment in the coming year! If you guys need anything please contact us in our new line at (510) 969-9529 or email us at sales @ wheeldude.com

Here’s Paulo’s nice 2016 WRX. simple setup goes a long way!

@kouakouakoua 06′ Impreza on 18×9.5 Rundfahren RM110

Owner: Koua Moua @kouakouakoua
Car: 2006 Subaru Impreza
Wheel: 18×9.5 Rundfahren RM110 (5×100/e38/73) Polished
Tires: 235/40/18

@kouakouakoua

A photo posted by Wheel Dude (@wheeldude) on Jul 18, 2015 at 1:13pm PDT

Levi’s 2012 Subaru WRX on 18×9.5 Rota MXR - Flat Black

Owner: Levi

Wheels: 18×9.5 Rota MXR e38 5×100 - Flat Black

Tires: Continental extreme contact dws 265/35/18

Suspension: Tein street basis coilovers

Other Modifications: Pulled and rolled front and rear fenders

Another MEATY setup!!!! YUMMY! He had to pull his front/rear fenders… all worth it! Great setup Levi!

for higher rez pix, click here.

Dean’s 2006 Subaru WRX on 17×9 Rota Torque e30 Hyperblack

Owner: Dean
2006 Impreza WRX Limited
Wheel Info: Rota Torque/ 17×9 / 5×100 / +30 / Hyperblack
Tires: Bridgestone Potenza 255/40/17
Suspension: SST coilovers
Additional Mods: Rolled and slight pull on rear fenders, slight roll on
front fenders.

Checkout this meaty setup! Took a little work but I say it was worth it! great job Dean! keep at it!

for higher rez pix, click here.

18×9 Rota Grid on the dude’s bugeye

Wheels:

18×9 Rota Grid 5×100 e42 - Hyper Black

Tires: 225/40/18

Suspension: BC coilsovers

The 18×9 Rota Grid e42 setup puts the wheel right at the fender line. It doesn’t poke like the 18×9.5 e38 setup. You can also run 235/40/18, 245/40/18 or 255/35/18 tires.

for high rez pix, click here.

Billy’s STi on 18×10+30 Chameleon SVN-R

Billy have a daily driven 04 Subaru Sti with fender flare on 18×10 e30 Rota SVN-R in Chameleon finish. Running on 275/30/18 tires with BC racing coilover. His name is @fatsubie on IG. Looking good!

Mark’s WRX Wagon on 18×8.5 Rota Grids in Hyper Black

Owner: Mark (@fizzytoucan on Instagram)
Subaru Impreza WRX Wagon.
Tyres: Nankang NS2, 225/35/R18
Suspension: Tein Shocks, Low Down Spec Cool Style Master and Tein Lowering Springs
Engine Mods: Top Mount STi intercooler, with Spray; GReddy BOV, Cosworth High Flow Induction Kit; Turbosmart internal wastegate; Zero Sports World League Exhaust System.
Exterior Mods: Sedan front conversion; Eyelids; Roof rack deletes; Rear Wiper delete; STi wagon front splitter.
Clean, sexy and simplicity at its best.

Blake’s Sonic Yellow WRX on 17×9 e42 Hyper Black RT5

Here’s another photo submission from one of our customers. Just in case you didn’t know yet, you can send us pictures of your car at gallery@wheeldude.com if you are running Rota/Linea Corse wheels.

Owner: Blake (@rollforever22)

Car: 2003 Sonic Yellow WRX

Wheels: 17×9 Rota RT5 - Hyper Black (5×100/e42/73)

Tires: 245/40/R17 Bridgestone Pole Position S-04’s

Suspension: BC BR Coilovers(8k/6k) spring rate with Eibach Camber Bolts in the rear.

Stage 2 with basic Bolt on’s:
Complete list of mods I’ve done so far whether its for looks or performance.
Engine, Exhaust, and Transmission Mods:
Mishimoto Intercooler Hose Kit
Mishimoto Radiator Stays
TIC Shifter Linkage Update
Kartboy Shifter Bushings
Kartboy Rear Shifter Bushing
Kartboy Transmission Mount Bushings
Group N “STi” Transmission Mount
Crawford Performance Gymkhana 1 Axle Back
Turboxs V2 Midpipe
Invidia catless Uppipe
Invidia Catless Downpipe
Thermo Tec Header wrap(Downpipe)
Grimspeed Light Weight Crank Pulley
Cobb Accessport(Stage 2 91 Octane)
Kartboy 15mm Exhaust Hangers
Kartboy Pitch Stop Mount
Cobb SF Intake and Box
Cobb Post MAF Hose
Killer B Motorsport Alternator Shroud
Killer B Motorsport Radiator Shroud
Suspension Mods:
BC BR Coilovers(8k F/6K Rear)
Eibach Camber Bolts
Interior Mods:
Perrin Slim 5MT Shift Knob
Whistler CR85 Radar Detector
Turbosmart Universal 52mm Mechanical Boost Gauge
ATI ePod Double Pod Steering Column 52mm
Alpine CDE-W235BT CD Receiver
Exterior Mods:
DRT Component Polyurethane Mudflaps
Grimmspeed Antenna Delete
Muteki Lug Nuts 12×1.25 Open Ended
Prova Carbon Fiber Valve Stem Caps
02-03 WRX STi Style Carbon Fiber Hood by VIS Racing
02-07 Subaru WRX carbon Fiber “Demon” Trunk by VIS Racing
Perrin Oil Filler Cap
Grimmspeed Relocation Kit
Cobb Front Plate Delete