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Offset is one of a number of measurements applicable to a road wheel and it describes the distance from the centre line of the wheel which the mounting face of the hub is. As a practical example, lets consider a 6J wheel (a wheel which is 6 inches wide). Offset is usually quoted as "ET" followed by an optional mathematical sign (+/-) and a number. A wheel ...


The lower ride height does have a lot of advantages aside from appearance. For one, the lower a car is, the more aerodynamic it is. Another thing that's great about a lower car is that because you need stiffer springs to compensate for the smaller amount of travel they can do over bumps, your car is kept more level when you go around corners. This minimizes ...

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