ST185 staggered wheels?

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ST185 staggered wheels?

Postby fastrax203 » Wed Mar 30, 2016 4:23 pm

I've seen some pictures of GT4/Alltracs running staggered wheels. It was my understanding that most full time AWD cars required the wheels (or at least the tires) to be a square set up. Can someone clarify this for me?
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Re: ST185 staggered wheels?

Postby underscore » Wed Mar 30, 2016 5:18 pm

The final outer diameter of the tires has to be square. You can technically use whatever setup you desire so long as the end result is within a few %, but the easiest thing to do is just run a fully square setup.
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Re: ST185 staggered wheels?

Postby clayton351 » Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:29 am

I have thought about this as well, I have a lot of history with mustangs and have thought about doing a 17x8/9 setup with 245/45 front and 275/40 rear.
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