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Josh’s 2013 STi on Rota DPT 18×9.5 e44

Throwback Thursday - Alan’s 08 STI on Hyper Black DPT’s

Incoming Wheels - October

Throwback Thursday - The Dude’s STI on 17×9 Hyper Black DPT’s

Throwback Thursday - con10der8’s Bugeye on Flat Black DPT’s

Cory’s STI Rocking that Meaty Setup - 17×9 DPTs

Dan’s 03 WRX on 17×9 +42 DPTs

Used Wheels Sale

No Springs, No Problem. Corey’s Bagged WRX on Gold DPT’s

Andrew’s Evo8 on Flat Black DPT’s

Josh’s 2013 STi on Rota DPT 18×9.5 e44

Owner: Josh
Car: 2013 Subaru STi
Wheels: 18×9.5 Rota DPT - Flat Black (5×100x114.3/e44/73)
Tires: 265/35/18 Sumitomo htr ziii
Suspensions: Stock

Cobb sf intake invidia catted downpipe. Nameless performance catback muffler delete. Pro tuned by Corbin Johnson

Throwback Thursday - Alan’s 08 STI on Hyper Black DPT’s

Owner: Alan
Car: 2008 Subaru WRX STi
Wheels: 18×9.5 Rota DPT - Hyper Black (5×100x114.3/e35/73)
Tires: 255/35/18
Suspension: BC Racing BR Coilovers

Time for a throwback featuring Alan’s STI rocking the Rota DPT’s which is one of our most popular wheel styles.

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Incoming Wheels - October

These wheels are coming in this October 2013. We are now accepting pre-orders for these wheels. You can give us a call at the shop at 510.252.1111 Monday to Friday 10am-5pm PST.

Subaru Fitment

DPT 18×9.5 5×100/114.3 +44 73 Hyper Black
Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +38 73 Chameleon
Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +35 73 Flat Black
Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +35 73 Titanium Chrome

FRS/BRZ Fitment

RT5 18×8.5/9.5 5×100 +44/+44 73 Hyper Black

Evo Fitment

Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +20 73 Chameleon
Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +20 73 Gold
Grid 18×9.5 5×114.3 +20 73 Hyper Black

Porsche Fitment

Fox 17×7.5/17×9 5×130 +35/+16 71.6 Fox 1
Fox 17×7.5/17×9 5×130 +35/+16 71.6 Fox 3
Fox 17×7.5/17×9 5×130 +35/+16 71.6 Royal Black

Throwback Thursday - The Dude’s STI on 17×9 Hyper Black DPT’s

Owner: The Dude
Car: 2006 Subaru Impreza WRX STI
Wheels: 17×9 Rota DPT - Hyper Black (5×100/114.3/e35/73)
Tires: 235/45/17
Suspension: BC Coilovers

It’s been almost a year since the Dude’s STI was sold and we have to admit that we miss seeing it at the shop.

Throwback Thursday - con10der8’s Bugeye on Flat Black DPT’s

Owner: con10der8 on nasioc
Car: 2003 Subaru Impreza WRX
Wheels: Rota DPT 18×9.5 5×100/5×114.3 +22 73hb Flat Black
Tires: 255/35/18 Bridgestone RE01 RFT
Suspension: Helix DNA Coilovers

Time to bring back one of the best and most aggressive looking Bugeye’s out there. If you are on NASIOC quite often, con10der8 would be a familiar name to you. He’s pretty active on a lot of threads especially the Bugeye thread which he considers his home.

con10der8’s Bugeye is rocking the 18×9.5 +22 DPT’s in Flat Black. He chose to go with 255/35/18 to maintain the car’s functionality. Props to him for running a meaty set up on some low offset wheels!



Cory’s STI Rocking that Meaty Setup - 17×9 DPTs

Owner: Cory
Car: 2006 Subaru Impreza WRX STI
Wheels: 17×9 Rota DPT - Flat Black (5×100/114.3/e35/73)
Tires: 255/40/17 Federal 595
Suspension: KW V3 Coilovers

This set up is the best compromise between looks and functionality. Here’s what Cory has to say “Love these wheels!!! My third set of rotas charging through snow, mud, dirt, gravel and many potholes with no problems!!”

Cory would like to thank his lovely girl Sam Kinard for the awesome pictures!!!

Dan’s 03 WRX on 17×9 +42 DPTs

Car: 03 WRX
Wheels: 17×9 +42 Rota DPT - Matte Bronze (5×100/114.3/e42/73)
Tires: 245/40/17 Bridgestone Potenza RE-01R (Street Summer)
Suspension: Zeal B6 Coilovers

Forever a classic, Dan’s WRX on 17×9 +42 DPTs in Matte Bronze!

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Used Wheels Sale

We have a couple of used wheels at the shop which are now up for grabs! Free shipping to the lower 48 states. Please click on the wheel to see more pictures of the wheels. :)

DPT 18×9.5 5×100/114.3 +22 73hb White - $899

Grid 18×10 5×114.3 +30 73hb Flat Black - $900

Grid 19×9.5/10 5×114.3 +15/+15 73hb Royal Silver - $900

GT3 16×7 5×114.3 +40 73hb Royal Yamaha Black - $484

Lemans 18×8.5 5×114.3 +45 73hb Hyper Silver with Polished Lip - $900

Lemans 19×8.5/10 5×120 +15/+15 74.1 Hyper Silver with Polished Lip - $900

P45F 19×9/10 5×114.3 +20/+20 73hb Full Royal Sports Bronze - $800

Strasse 18×8.5 5×120 +35 72.6hb Hyper Black - $700

T2R 18×9.5 5×114.3 +20 73hb Hyper Silver - $850

Tarmac 3 18×8 +35 5×114.3 73hb Charcoal Gray - $600

No Springs, No Problem. Corey’s Bagged WRX on Gold DPT’s

Owner: Corey
Car: 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX
Wheels: 18×9.5 Rota DPT - Gold (5×100x114.3/e22/73)
Tires: 215/40/18
Suspension: Air Lift prototype air suspension

Over here at Wheeldude.com, we appreciate all kinds of set ups done to cars - from time attack cars to street cars, all the way to slammed cars on coilovers. This time around, we would like to show you something different. Meet Corey and his bagged WRX. Yes you’ve seen GD Subarus on air bags already but Corey has been working with Air Lift Suspension Company and they have developed this awesome new air suspension for the newer body Subarus. Slamming a car has never made the Rota DPT’s look so good. Not to mention, a fresh body style to showcase these timeless wheels.

Other mods done to the car:
- 3 inch down pipe
- SPT catback exhaust
- AEM intake
- Torqued Performance stage 2 tune
- Kartboy short shifter w/bushings
- Kartboy shift knob
- JPM Coachworks shift boot
- JPM Coachworks e-brake boot
- Custom headlights with HID
- 20% tint
- 3M carbon fiber roof wrap
- Red taillight overlays
- V-Limited front lip

Andrew’s Evo8 on Flat Black DPT’s

Owner: Andrew C.
Car: 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 8
Wheels: 18×9.5 Rota DPT - Flat Black (5×100x114.3/e22/73)
Tires: 245/40/18 Hankook RS3
Suspension: Tanabe GF210

Gotta love black on black! Andrew’s car may seem simple but there’s something about it that makes you take a second look. Here’s what Andrew has to say,”Perfect offset, lightweight, best and only rims I will own! I’d like to thank Wheeldude for always taking care of all my questions and purchases. I would like to thank Dev from Speed Element for helping with my evo over the years!”