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Old 03-14-2014, 04:28 PM
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This thread was created mainly to give me an excuse to take pictures of my car and also to praise the GTV01. I was skeptical about this wheel because it seemed all the pictures that were available didn't show how concave it was. I really wanted this wheel to work because it resembled the LMGT4 and, as you may know, the LMGT4 has been discontinued and to find a decent set in desirable sizes is pricey.

I emailed SSR USA to see if there were any GTV01s in the country and they referred me to James @ R/T Tuning. James advised me there was a set of 4-18x10.5+15 wheels arriving within days that had not been spoken for so I quickly expressed interest. The transaction went seamlessly and he even gave me a discount even though I didn't request one.

The wheels arrived and came with valve stems, SSR valve stem caps, center caps and 8 SSR decals. I only used 4 decals and put the other 4 away in case the originals get messed up. After mounting tires and comparing the weight to my OEM wheels and tires, here are the results:

OEM wheels/tires - 45 lbs. per front wheel/tire
48 lbs. per rear wheel/tire

SSR wheels/tires - 48 lbs. per front wheel/tire
51 lbs. per rear wheel/tire

I should mention the tires I chose were Nitto NT05 275/35 for the front and 285/35 for the rear.

All in all, I am very happy with my decision. I realize that I could have bought other wheels in similar sizes for less that are widespread in the Z community but I took a chance on a wheel that no one had yet. I hope you enjoy the pictures, I have a feeling this wheel will only grow in popularity for the Z.

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Old 03-14-2014, 04:31 PM
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Wow those look spectacular, simple&clean. Thanks for sharing
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Wow!! Looks good. Love your last wheel set up and didn't think you could do better. I was wrong. Very simple and clean.
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Originally Posted by RUNWDVL View Post
Wow!! Looks good. Love your last wheel set up and didn't think you could do better. I was wrong. Very simple and clean.
If you have ever had to maintain polished lips and cleaning between wheel bolts, you would understand haha.
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Originally Posted by AdvanZ33 View Post
If you have ever had to maintain polished lips and cleaning between wheel bolts, you would understand haha.
Very true.
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Love this setup! I'm still debating on a 10.5 all around or a 9.5/10.5 myself.
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Wow, those wheels look great on your Z!

The color goes great as well!
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Beautiful! Do you mind sharing where you got the Tommy Kaira rear emblem?
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Beautiful! Do you mind sharing where you got the Tommy Kaira rear emblem?
Thanks! Marketplace on this forum.
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Originally Posted by AdvanZ33 View Post
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Welcome! And aw thanks though. Guess I'll have to keep my eyes open then.
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I love em! I think I'm starting to fall more in love with 'tuner' type wheels rather than big lips wheels.
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I'm not normally a big fan of black wheels, but I absolutely love these.

Are you headed to ZdayZ this year? I want to see these things in person!
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sick wheels
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Very nice! The simple 5-spoke concave is perfect.
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Love it man. Great job nice pick up! Your car is so simple and perfectly executed!

There is nothing better then a set of concave faced wheels!

Great job Eddie!

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Originally Posted by abarclay View Post
I'm not normally a big fan of black wheels, but I absolutely love these.

Are you headed to ZdayZ this year? I want to see these things in person!
I wish I had the time to make it to a ZdayZ

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Love it man. Great job nice pick up! Your car is so simple and perfectly executed!

There is nothing better then a set of concave faced wheels!

Great job Eddie!

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Thanks Chris!
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I love the CF lip on the front bumper. Wheels are hot, too.

Tell me more about the CF lip. Details please.
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Looks good Eddie.
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