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Lets get the new week started: Black Wheels or Not

Old 07-29-2013, 11:05 AM
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Easiest way to make a vette look fugly. Put black wheels on it.
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Old 07-29-2013, 11:30 AM
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Not a fan of all black wheels... they make the wheel disappear. Given that the wheel is the only piece on the car that you can see moving it has a dramatic effect on the overall look/feel of a car.

I do love 3-piece wheels with black centers and a nice polished lip though.
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Old 07-29-2013, 11:32 AM
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They don't show the black dust as bad!
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Old 07-29-2013, 11:32 AM
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Not only am I getting the black wheels..... with red calipers to POP behind them ......

......I am also adding the carbon flash mirrors and spoiler to my Torch red Z51

.....but I am sticking with the body colored top

.....Raced out is how I like my sports cars....raced out......

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Old 07-29-2013, 11:36 AM
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My car will be crystal red with Visible carbon fiber roof, carbon flash on the hood, and black interior so I feel I have enough black on the car and I went with the Z51 chrome.
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Old 07-29-2013, 11:44 AM
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Originally Posted by Cruiter View Post
The ONLY color for my Torch Red Z51
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I agree, same for my new Stingray Torcher Z51!!!
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Old 07-29-2013, 11:53 AM
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Originally Posted by WhiteAndBlackC7 View Post
Black wheels = really old farts

Chrome = Old farts
Fixed it for ya!
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:16 PM
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Originally Posted by travisnd View Post
Not a fan of all black wheels... they make the wheel disappear. Given that the wheel is the only piece on the car that you can see moving it has a dramatic effect on the overall look/feel of a car.

I do love 3-piece wheels with black centers and a nice polished lip though.
Exactly what I will be looking for! If anyone find them, please post a picture, supplier, etc. Thanks.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:18 PM
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GM sells chrome and black wheels because some people like chrome and some like black. Everyone does not have to have the same color. Get over it.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:20 PM
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I'd rather see various shades of tinted clear powder coats on naked aluminum like what HRE offers.

Tough and classy look.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Glenmcp View Post
GM sells chrome and black wheels because some people like chrome and some like black. Everyone does not have to have the same color. Get over it.
Glenn, could not agree more.

But there are some who feel their choice is the only right one, and have to insult everyone elses. I am a young 56, and getting the Black Wheels with Laguna Blue, so clearly the young/old farts theory is not an exact science.

Everyone should get what they like, and leave it at that, why some find the need to be insulting is beyond me? Oh...I know why....... Immaturity....

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Old 07-29-2013, 12:24 PM
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couldn't vote, because I really like both. My white C7 will have
chromies.... but there's a 50% chance that I'll trade them in.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:25 PM
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Originally Posted by OnPoint View Post
I'd rather see various shades of tinted clear powder coats on naked aluminum like what HRE offers.

Tough and classy look.

The more choice the better.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:31 PM
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Originally Posted by LouB57 View Post
Glenn, could not agree more.

But there are those who feel their choice is the only right one, and have to insult everyone elses. I am a young 56, and getting the Black Wheels with Laguna Blue, so clearly the young/old farts theory is not an exact science.

Everyone should get what they like, and leave it at that, why be insulting? Oh...I know why....... Immaturity....

Not necessarily - ever heard of a little good natured kidding?

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Old 07-29-2013, 12:34 PM
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33 and black wheels.
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:41 PM
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Old fart... black wheels
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Old 07-29-2013, 12:43 PM
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They are a BEAR to keep clean.........beyond brake dust.....just dust........ Got them on the GS....... wife liked them on the C7 ordered them again............
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Originally Posted by Zymurgy View Post
Old fart... black wheels


Stop posting pics of my car, mister
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Old 07-29-2013, 01:06 PM
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Originally Posted by LouB57 View Post

Stop posting pics of my car, mister
You getting the yellow calipers too?
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