Racingline Light Alloy Wheels – 18×8, ET45, 5×112

Racingline Light Alloy Wheels – 18×8, ET45, 5×112

$2,195.00

Light, strong and beautiful alloy wheels in 8 and 9 inch widths.

Available on backorder (3-6 weeks)

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Description

Nothing makes more difference to your car’s appearance than its wheels. And of course, a lighter-weight wheel makes a big contribution to the ride, handling and responses of any car through reducing the all-important unsprung weight. Yet at the same time, nothing is more important than the safety and reliability of your car’s wheels.

This is the challenge of developing a wheel suitable for both road and race.

We’ve spent many years seeking this perfect balance of weight, strength and appearance from our wheels, and have wrecked a good number of test wheels during our development process on the race and track cars! But we now have what we consider to be the best 18? wheel for your Volkswagen = our RacingLine 18″ Alloy Wheels, the only wheel used on our racecars.

WEIGHT SAVINGS

The 18″ rims is an ultra-light heat treated alloy wheel weighing only 9kg (19.8lbs) per wheel for the 8″ rim width, and under 10kg (22lbs) for the 9″ rim. This represents a significant weight saving over the original wheels = whilst crucially still retaining the strength needed on road or track. All of our wheels are produced to the highest standards, in the UK only.

APPLICATIONS

The wheel, which is the exact wheel we use on all of our racecars, is an attractive 12 spoke design finished in a unique satin graphite grey. With two different offsets available, and a choice of 8″ and 9″ rim widths, the wheel has been developed to fit perfectly under the wheel arches of either Golf or Scirocco models (and shared-platform cars such as Audi A3/S3, Seat Leon, Octavia, and other Volkswagens such as Eos, Golf Plus etc).

The wheels are supplied with replacement, uprated wheel bolts and designed to retain the standard Volkswagen (or other-branded) centre caps.

Most importantly, our testing has shown it to be an exceptionally strong wheel, as well-suited to the demands of the track as it is to the day to day use of road driving.

SIZES

The 18″ x 8″ wheel, with an offset of ET45 suits cars such as Golf, Jetta, Leon and Octavia. The 18″x9″ rim is only suitable for the wider arched cars, and looks simply perfect on these models. The PCD is 5×112, with a centre bore of 57.1mm. ?In other words, the perfect size for your Volkswagen.

We recommend a tyre size of 225/40 R18 for these wheels for Golfs to maintain wheelarch clearance, or 235/40 R18 for Sciroccos and TTs which have greater clearance.5×112, with a centre bore of 57.1mm. In other words, the perfect size for your Volkswagen. We recommend a tyre size of 235/35 R19 for these wheels to maintain wheel arch clearance. Note that for Golf 5/6 applications, where arch clearance is tight we would recommend a 225/35 R19 tyre.

Additional information

Weight 40 kg
Dimensions 108 × 52 × 52 cm

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This product is compatible with the following vehicles:

Year Make Model Engine
Year Make Model Engine
2004 - 2008 Audi A3 (8P) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2004 - 2008 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2004 - 2009 Audi A3 (8P) 1.9 TDI
2004 - 2009 Audi A3 (8P) 3.2 VR6
2004 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 1.4 TURBO
2004 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 1.8 TURBO
2004 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 1.9 TDI
2004 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 2.0 TDI
2004 - 2011 Audi A3 (8P) 1.4 TURBO
2004 - 2011 Audi A3 (8P) 1.8 TURBO
2004 - 2011 Audi A3 (8P) 2.0 TDI
2005 - 2008 Volkswagen Golf (MK5) 1.9 TDI
2005 - 2009 Volkswagen Golf (MK5) 1.4 TWINCHARGER
2005 - 2009 Volkswagen Golf (MK5) 2.0 TDI
2005 - 2009 Volkswagen Golf (MK5) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2005 - 2009 Volkswagen Golf (MK5) 3.2 VR6
2006 - 2007 Volkswagen Passat (B6) 2.0 TDI
2006 - 2007 Volkswagen Passat (B6) 3.6 VR6
2006 - 2008 Volkswagen Jetta (1K) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2006 - 2008 Volkswagen Passat (B6) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2006 - 2009 Audi TT (8J) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2006 - 2010 Audi TT (8J) 3.2 VR6
2006 - 2010 Volkswagen Jetta (1K) 1.4 TWINCHARGER
2006 - 2010 Volkswagen Jetta (1K) 2.0 TDI
2006 - 2010 Volkswagen Passat (B6) 1.8 TURBO
2006 - 2011 Audi TT (8J) 1.8 TURBO
2006 - 2011 Audi TT (8J) 2.0 TDI
2007 - 2008 Volkswagen Eos (1F) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2007 - 2010 Volkswagen Eos (1F) 2.0 TDI
2008 - 2010 Audi TTS (8J) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2008 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2008 - 2010 Skoda Superb (3T) 1.8 TURBO
2008 - 2010 Skoda Superb (3T) 2.0 TDI
2008 - 2010 Skoda Superb (3T) 3.6 VR6
2008 - 2010 Volkswagen Passat/CC (B6) 2.0 TDI
2008 - 2010 Volkswagen Passat/CC (B6) 3.6 VR6
2008 - 2010 Volkswagen Tiguan (5N) 1.4 TWINCHARGER
2008 - 2010 Volkswagen Tiguan (5N) 2.0 TDI
2008 - 2010 Volkswagen Tiguan (5N) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2009 - 2010 Audi TTRS (8J) 2.5 TURBO
2009 - 2010 Skoda Octavia (1Z) 1.6 TDI
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Eos (1F) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 1.2 TURBO
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 1.4 TURBO
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 1.4 TWINCHARGER
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 1.6 TDI
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 2.0 TDI
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 2.0 TURBO (EA888) - GTI
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Jetta (1K) 1.6 TDI
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Jetta (1K) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2009 - 2010 Volkswagen Passat (B6) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2009 - 2011 Audi A3 (8P) 1.6 TDI
2009 - 2011 Audi A3 (8P) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2010 - 2011 Audi S3 (8P) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2010 Audi TT (8J) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2010 Skoda Superb (3T) 2.0 TURBO (EA888)
2010 Volkswagen Golf (MK6) 2.0 TURBO (EA113) - R
2010 Volkswagen Scirocco R (1K8) 2.0 TURBO (EA113)
2011 Audi Q3 (8U) 1.4 TURBO
2011 Audi Q3 (8U) 2.0 TDI
2011 Audi Q3 (8U) 2.0 TURBO
2011 Skoda Octavia (1Z)
2019 Audi A3 (8V) 1.4 TURBO
2019 Audi A3 (8V) 1.6 TDI
2019 Audi A3 (8V) 1.8 TURBO
2019 Audi A3 (8V) 2.0 TDI
2019 Audi Q3 (8U) 1.4 TURBO
2019 Audi Q3 (8U) 2.0 TDI
2019 Audi Q3 (8U) 2.0 TURBO
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