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A wheele set twice my car's worth

$6,000.- are you kidding me? Has anyone seen more expensive ones?

22" Forgiato Parlaro staggered wheels to fit Mercedes Benz s-Class

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If you're paying for ugly, they're under priced.

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One has to add $2K for nice calipers and rotors due to the see-through.

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you could get custom Fikses for 1/3 that price, and they aren't fugly. those look terribly unbalanced too.

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If you're paying for ugly, they're under priced.
That there is one of the funniest things i've ever read. I would have looked at them, but when i read Mick's comment there was just no need. Thanks for saving my key strokes!!

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Imagine people turning their heads "Wow! OMG!! Holysmoke!!! What the ...!!!! Look at those 3-point star rims!!!!! Mercedes-Benz!!!!!!" You'll get your money worth.
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I just threw up in my mouth.
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Wow I rather blow out all my tires and ride on 4 spares then those wheels. Wow those are ugly. Bad investment for who Evers trying to sell them.
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those rims would brake in like within a hours right our here in ohio road are shit...those wheels look to thin...
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