Snow tire fitment, quick question

Louis-Alain Richard laraa at
Wed Nov 1 13:35:30 EST 2006

Fuchs, don't forget the Fuchs...

Strong, forged, light weight, doesn't keep snow easily, plentiful, maybe
not so cheap though...


> Maybe, but the BBS from the V8 are forged and very strong- the cast
> don't have the
> strength of the BBS. If the OP has issues with bent wheels, the BBS
> about the strongest relatively inexpensive wheels you can get for the
> Taka
> On 11/1/06, Kneale Brownson <kneale at> wrote:
> >
> > Only problem with the BBS basketweave wheels as snow tires is the
> > issue that develops when you park after driving through deep snow
and the
> > warm wheels turn the snow caught in the spokes into ice.   I run the
> > aero wheels mostly for winter.

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