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post #4 of (permalink) Old 07-05-2018
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In addition, going to 18 inch generally means a heavier wheel which hurts acceleration and adds unsprung weight. It means using a shorter sidewall tire which means harsher ride.
It can mean better handling and many times will allow more offset by clearing bigger brakes if you have them.
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