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    Narrow body (08-10) fender flares!

    09-10 wrx wide body Fender flare kits Click image for larger version. 

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    If you drive an 08-10 wrx Please chime in and give your input on what you'd like to see.
    Thanks!

    Skim thru here there are several picks of different ideas and a few rough in teasers.

    Fender flare project:
    08-10 wrx wide body fender flares are coming! - NASIOC
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    Nice - good luck with those - I think there is the potential for those to look great

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    Quote Originally Posted by poi88 View Post
    Nice - good luck with those - I think there is the potential for those to look great
    Thanks!

    I look forward to getting my wheels and tires and laying down some clay to get a sleek smooth mold!

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    I'm definitely interested for my 2010 wrx!

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    Any updates on these fender flares??

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    Hmm, it's hard to tell what the finished product Will look like. Idk of I like the front coming down so far but it's still too early to tell.

    Only issue now is offset wheels or spacers to bring them out to the new fenders. Keep us posted, I'm definitely interested in this!!

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    Should be ready for production in a week or two!
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    They look really good, just may be hard to keep the car clean with the tires exposed on the backside of the fenders.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tesla317 View Post
    They look really good, just may be hard to keep the car clean with the tires exposed on the backside of the fenders.
    But it looks cool!
    Lol
    The design actually reduces turbulence and drag in the wheel wells.
    Not to mention all the people running pocket style flares or the karltons don't seem to have issues with the rears tires exposed. Pretty much all fender flares leave tire exposed in the front and rear.
    At least mine cover most of the front for aerodynamics.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hammerpants View Post
    But it looks cool!
    Lol
    The design actually reduces turbulence and drag in the wheel wells.
    Not to mention all the people running pocket style flares or the karltons don't seem to have issues with the rears tires exposed. Pretty much all fender flares leave tire exposed in the front and rear.
    At least mine cover most of the front for aerodynamics.
    So how are you getting your tires out further? Wheels spacers? Wheels with offset?

    I've seen a lot of negatives about wheel spacers, but I don't know enough about them.

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    My wheels are 18x9.75 +20 offset with 275/35/18 tires.
    They are much wider and stick out 2.4 inches farther than stock.
    You could use spacers. Obviously spacers are not as good as a solid wheel, but they aren't that much worse either.
    If your not racing often spacers are ok, if you track your car often you'll want a set of wheels with proper offset.

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    I'll have more updates this week end!

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