F8 Does anybody know what is the weight of standard wheels?

Discussion in '458 Italia/488/F8' started by GT2goneF, Jan 4, 2021.

  1. GT2goneF

    GT2goneF Formula 3

    May 28, 2020
    Southern California
    If anybody happens to know, I would like to know what is the weight of the standard matt grigio corsa wheels, which is nothing other than the standard wheels in gray,

    I am considering changing the wheels but would like to approximate the total weight, if possible to avoid damage to the suspension and/or steering.
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  3. lamborarri

    lamborarri Formula Junior
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    Nov 15, 2015
    last time i weighted them i remember they were somewhere around 26 lbs front and 28 lbs rear
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  4. GT2goneF

    GT2goneF Formula 3

    May 28, 2020
    Southern California
  5. LVP488

    LVP488 F1 Rookie

    Jan 21, 2017
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  6. RayJohns

    RayJohns F1 Veteran
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    May 21, 2006
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    You can drive yourself crazy when you start weighing things on a gram scale :)

    On my motorcycle, I selected the valve stems based on weight - and the valve stem caps based on weight also. I remember I had ordered some super nice aluminum valve stem caps, but the standard little plastic ones were several grams lighter, so they won out.


    I balanced the wheel/tire assembly to 1/4 of a gram on the static balancer. That's a 1" peace of tape... it's really a trip to have the wheels so perfectly balanced that sticking a tiny length of tape will cause them to rotate. On the 458 wheels, I think I got them to within maybe 1/2 or 1 gram or something. It definitely smooths up the ride on the highway.

    Those Pista wheels are super light for their size. I would think those would be pretty popular among F8 owners...

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