View Full Version : SlipStreams on the Way

09-19-2002, 04:35 PM
I just Ordered my Rota SlipStreams 16x7 Flat Black, $515 Shipped, when i get them, and put them on my car, i'll post pic's, later.

09-19-2002, 04:40 PM
what do they look like???

09-19-2002, 05:03 PM
http://www.ephatch.com/forum/attachment.php?s=&postid=24264 Kind of like Spoon Sports Rims ,12lbs for 16x7's

09-19-2002, 05:05 PM
i thought they were 12 lbs for 15s and like 15 lbs for the 16s?

IceD out N CALI
09-19-2002, 05:36 PM
what size tires are you gonna get?

09-20-2002, 01:13 AM
i thought they were 12 lbs for 15s and like 15 lbs for the 16s? Yea your right Sorry, i'm getting 16x7 15 lb

09-20-2002, 01:14 AM
what size tires are you gonna get? Well if i can find some 215/50/16's that i like, thats what i'm going to get, if not, then i'll get 205/50/16's thats alittle more popular size, later

09-20-2002, 09:53 AM
with my slips i got some 205/45/16 kumho 712s. the total weight of the combo was 32 lbs. versus the stock combo weight of 38 lbs. saved a nice chunk of weight.:) your gonna love you're purchase.

09-20-2002, 12:14 PM
cool, do you have any pic's

silver ep
09-20-2002, 12:35 PM
Ill be getting some 16x7 Slips in gunmetal sometime soon

09-20-2002, 12:37 PM
sweet bro. and yeah i have pics in the rides section.

silver ep
09-20-2002, 12:45 PM
by the way has anyone seen gunmetal Rotas in person, I want to know exactly what the color finish is- this guy told me its more brown than gunmetal/grey

09-20-2002, 01:51 PM
i just ordered my tires today, 205/50/16 Kumho Supra's, i've only heard go things about this tire, so i decided to get them, $340 Shipped, isn't to bad of a price, $78 a tire, later.

09-20-2002, 03:03 PM
Cleanblack, your gonna love the slips dude, i sell 15in slips and there awsome! Not one person has been dissapointed with them! Please post pics asap so 02blksi can get jealous! :)

j/k Joe! :D

09-20-2002, 04:52 PM

why they are sitting right next to me :)

09-20-2002, 06:39 PM
just curious what's the big deal with these rims?
They're not too bad and look like standard 5 star rims but that's all. Are they the new trend?
-just curious....

09-21-2002, 08:56 AM
02blk, i meant you'd be jealous because they were on his car, while your's were in your basement! I was just joshin ya!

Have fun this weekend!

09-21-2002, 10:47 AM
+45 or +40?

silver ep
09-21-2002, 11:26 AM

09-21-2002, 11:37 AM
let me know how well they fit.. i am about to order

09-22-2002, 08:07 PM
"They're not too bad and look like standard 5 star rims but that's all. Are they the new trend?"

--they are popular because:
JDM Spoon knockoffs.
--joe :)

09-25-2002, 08:35 AM
both +40 and +45 fit on our cars, i'm one step closer to getting my new tires and rims put on, i'm just waiting at the door step for my rims. BTW They are 205/50-16's

IceD out N CALI
09-25-2002, 08:53 AM
cool :D

09-25-2002, 10:57 AM
NICE! I can't wait to see them.

Try to take BRIGHT pics of them. Other Slipstream owners like to take DARK pics for some reason.




09-25-2002, 06:25 PM
sure thing, sun is my friend,hahaha