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Recommendation needed for Model S wheel colors

Discussion in 'Model S' started by umamahesh9999, Jul 11, 2019.

  1. umamahesh9999

    umamahesh9999 Member

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    I recently bought a used 2017 Model S (red color).
    I am thinking of getting the wheels powder coated. I am thinking of satin black or glossy black.
    based on your personal experience, can anyone please recommend what color wheels look good on a red car?
     
  2. Prachatice

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    I did glossy black on my 21" wheels that were originally silver for my red P90DL. It looks great with the red! I wanted something a little different from the gray factory wheels so they look a little different but still similar.
     
  3. Ostrichsak

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    I've got a MC Red P85D and went with gloss black. I think it looks pretty sweet but this stuff is all subjective so get whatever you want.

    FYI, the powder coat process can add a fair bit of weight to the wheels. I personally won't ever do powder coated wheels again but it's your car.
     
  4. umamahesh9999

    umamahesh9999 Member

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    Great, Thanks.
    Chose Gloss black.
     
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    Could you guys post a picture of the wheels.?
     
  6. Struja

    Struja "Fanboy"

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    I Powder Coated mine Satin Black and I am very happy with them.

    They are in my avatar and some more pics here...

    Model S Photo Gallery
     
  7. Ostrichsak

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    Sure. This was taken a couple of weeks ago @ Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs:

    [​IMG]
     
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    Thanks!
     
  10. headcase

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    Currently, I have a red Model S with gloss black T Sportline 19" TST wheels. I am leaning towards getting the T Sportline 20" TSS wheels in matte black or space grey when I do my next set of new tires.
     
  11. umamahesh9999

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    Went with Gloss. Very happy with the results.
    Thanks everyone. 20190715_184201.jpg 20190715_184201.jpg
     

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    Any recommendation for wheel caps? I think it will look good with a red logo on black cap.
     

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