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Old 09-25-2020, 07:47 PM
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Hey all. Iím new to the race scene. Do people run black wheels as well? Are the lighter color wheels for better visibility on track? Please explain. Thanks!
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Yeah, it's a visibility thing for me. I also like the way the fluorescent yellow wheels match my paint.
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I run Pink rims. Easy for me to see quickly as I am looking at traffic and can quickly see my car again.
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Some people run black wheels or other colors. DE racing makes many colors. I run the yellow and/or white ones due to availability and visibility.
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Black wheels are very hard to see on the track
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.... but that's just my opinion
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Old 09-28-2020, 11:30 AM
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Originally Posted by 3TurnRacing View Post
Black wheels are very hard to see on the track
yep, black wheels are hard to see.
i always run yellows cuz yellow wheels are faster but not as much as pinkys
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We run white because they're the fastest.....its science...
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Black wheels are stealthier.. they don't see me when I punt them into the wall in turn 3...


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Black wheels matter!
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Yup, running black wheels on my buggy on black carpet. Wheels just disappear. Need to swap them out for ones with higher contrast.
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Old 09-29-2020, 04:37 AM
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Hot Race Black wheels are black because they are carbon. And we can thank Robert Battle for their development. When we run them though we do add small rim stickers in Fluorescent Yellow.
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Originally Posted by Funkydrummer1 View Post
We run white because they're the fastest.....its science...
more worlds have been won on white wheels then yellow
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pre mounts only come in white and yellow which is why you mostly see those 2 colors.
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Originally Posted by rustyus View Post
Black wheels matter!
All wheels matter!
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