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Best wheels on a Brera

I was wondering what you guys think are the best rims on an alfa romeo brera? Also would anyone know what these rims are called?
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Those wheels donít do anything for the Brera in my opinion. The Prodrive alloys are my preference and the 159 Ti wheels look good too to my eyes.
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Horseshoe for me. Much prefer the TI Alloys on a 159.

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+1 for Prodrive, the shape of the Brera lends itself well to the curves - I found the 19" Ti wheels are too angular, and they look a lot smaller on the Brera to my mind
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The Prodrive wheels are by far the best ones for the Brera IMO. Classic Alfa style and designed to be worn by the Brera... Unlike the Ti multispokes, which are better suited to the 159 and even the Spider.


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Prodrive first followed by the ti wheels, but both look a lot better if the car is lowered slightly so they fill the arches properly without the awfull gap between the top of the tyre and the arch.
My old car lowered on Eibachs on the original wheels and then the ti wheels,
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Those originals look horrible imo...small criss cross spokes like that SHOUT 90s. The Ti's look great..I would have those on my 159. Not a fan of the Prodrives...just think that any of the horseshoe designs look dated to my eye. Each to his own though....fit what you like the look of OP! It's your car.

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I've those original wheels on my 159, bloody nightmare to clean.
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Horseshoes or Prodrive any day
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Gloss black TI's all day.
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I've those original wheels on my 159, bloody nightmare to clean.
+ 1 to the above...whoever designed those wheels hated car owners.

I would replace mine in a flash, but I'm trying to run my Brera on a "no unnecessary expenditure" basis. Once I manage to persuade myself that wheel replacement is necessary rather than merely desirable, I'll be looking for Prodrives or TI spokes.
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I was wondering what you guys think are the best rims on an alfa romeo brera? Also would anyone know what these rims are called?
What ever ones you like! Square, if you want to "Shake" up it's performance.
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I was wondering what you guys think are the best rims on an alfa romeo brera?
You could ask 100 forum members the exact same question and come back with 100 different answers.

In my opinion, I think the Prodrives look lovely on the Brera and they give a better peek at the Brembos than the Ti wheels
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19'' dark 5-hole Prodrives on a red Brera for me.
Silver 19'' 10-spokes on a Spider and 159.
And I love the 18'' wire-spoke design in the first pic of post number 6. Very classy.
But this series of cars are quite bulky and really need 19s to look the part.
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I only suggested the 10spokers as a wired-card!
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It's only my opinion, but Horseshoes (5 or 7 hole) or Ti wheels look amazing on any Alfa I've ever seen. Aftermarket ones just cheapen the overall look.
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If you want a modern looking wheel with a hint of the horseshoe (without looking like they were designed by a twelve year old like the Prodrives do....IMO of course!).... then you would have to go a long way to be a set from a Giulia QF. Out of my price bracket at the moment and prob wont get the 20s under my low arches without mods to the liners etc...

Just for the record I have the 17 inch cheese wedges....did not like them when I bought the car but they have grown on me. They will go when a cheap set of Ti wheels come along. Should look great with my car as low as it is....bit worried about ride quality. My 40-50 mil drop already gives a ride somewhere between rock hard and solid!....worth it for the super flat cornering though!! Joking aside its not that hard but would not want it much firmer...just have to find the softest sidewall 19 inch tyres they make!!
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The Giulia qf style wheels are 19''
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Ok....must be an option then....the only QF in the local Alfa group has 20s.
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Stelvio has 20s, 19s only for Giulia.

In any case neither sit right on the Brera IMO.


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A friend who knows what happened tells me the Giulia wheels were designed in isolation from the Giulia anyway.
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I know I am slightly biased but I think the qf style wheels look great on a Giulia and I saw my first Stelvio qf at Brooklands today and they really suit that too..
But I saw both a Brera and 159 there with the qf style wheels and I dont think they suit them, they look very aftermarket. Quite a few there with the Prodrive wheels and I still think they are the best wheels on a Brera.
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Fitted the Tiís to my Brera months ago and Iím quite happy with them.

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think these good, dont know what you all think of the brera but its looks tough.
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