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Do 2023 Subaru WRX STI Wheel Spacers Affect Speed?
By caid4315|2022-11-11T02:36:38+00:00November 11th, 2022|Blog|
Well-designed 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers won’t negatively affect the speed, mpg, or acceleration. In fact, spacers are helpful components in performance improvements. If you get a set of alloy wheels that don’t quite fit your car because of high offset, 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers will make the offset lower. By pushing the wheel further away from the hub assembly, they avoid potential rubbing issues.
As the contact points of tires are expanded by 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers, they provide better stability. It is good to prevent the car from body wobbling when cornering. This also reduces the body roll which is another way to enhance the vehicle’s performance. Investing in a set of quality 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers and you will get more dynamics and comfortable driving. In addition, properly spacing the wheels out makes your vehicle look really nice.
What Types of 2023 Subaru WRX STI Wheel Spacers Do I Need?
There are different 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers: bolt-on ones and slip-on ones. The bolt-on spacers are bolted to the vehicle studs and following the wheels are secured on the spacers with provided lug nuts. They are perfect for your WRX STI. On the other hand, slip-on spacers simply slide over your existing wheel studs, secured by a set of new longer studs. So, these 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers are thinner in thickness, like 5mm, 8mm, and 10mm spacers.
BONOSS forged 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers are perfect for performance improvement and appealing look enhancement. Apart from the based functions of spacers, BONOSS active cooling spacers provide more advantages. The heat dissipation grooves behind the spacers are boosting the cooling efficiency, reducing brake thermal decay, and improving road safety. In addition, the side knurling design eliminates internal stress and enlarges the cooling area which is good for the active cooling effect.
When to Run 2023 Subaru WRX STI Wheel Spacers or Wheel Adapters?
If the only problem you meet is the improper wheel clearance, then a set of good 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers will do. Since they are not limited to thickness, spacers are more flexible. With wheel adapters, you can put various wheels on the vehicle hubs regardless of bolt patterns. For example, your vehicle is originally equipped with 5×114.3 wheels and you have eyes on new aftermarket wheels whose bolt pattern is 5×120. In this case, you definitely need 5×114.3 to 5×120 wheel adapters to achieve a perfect fitment.
BONOSS 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers are made of forged aluminum alloy. Lighter-weight aluminum allows them to operate well at a higher performance in most conditions. In addition, they have a good thermal conductivity which makes them dissipate brake heat better. If you are a budget-friendly person who is picking a set of racing use, then going for 7075-T6 2023 Subaru WRX STI wheel spacers make sense. If it’s for daily driving, then 6061-T6 wheel spacers would suffice.