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Hello Everyone!

My friend has a 2003 Mini Cooper (not sport).

She is interested in getting some wheels for it and I said I could help find out what sizes to go with etc...

From looking around I see that the common sizes seem to be 15"-17" with the most common being 16".

The question I have is, what is the most aggressive wheel set-up she can go with without rubbing and without stretched tires?

Same question but with stretched tires being an option.

16x9 et 26?

Thank you for the help.
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Offsets below 35mm are pretty radical for a MINI.

Fitments are dependent on suspension setup.
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She'll be on stock suspension. We don't want it poking out too much. So 16x9 et 35?
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I doubt you're going to be able to run that wide a wheel on stock suspension.

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