Crown

Board: Porsche - Cayenne Language: English Region: Worldwide Share/Save/Bookmark Close

Forum - Thread


    17's to 22's

    My Cayenne is 3 monthes old. Came with the factory 17" which are fine for the winters here. Looking to get a setup of 22" come spring. Question is, how will ride be effected? Also what will be the result of lowering the suspension?

    Thanks

    Re: 17's to 22's

    good question... in the same boat myself!

    C

    Re: 17's to 22's

    I used to have an S with spring suspension, I changed it to Techart springs the ride got really really stiff, my wife hated it,LOL First I installed 20 inch wheels with Diamaris, the ride got rough, after the springs it got worst, that's what my wife said..but the handling is phenomenal, almost the same as the sport mode on PASM.
    If I were you I would try HandR springs they said the ride is better. But I'm sure with 22's it will be really bouncy at times, if youre the only one who drives the car, you would be fine, but me had to please the wife, you know what I mean:D

    Re: 17's to 22's

    Hi,

    Is there any recommendatation for a 20" tire that would make the ride acceptable or mildly comfortable?

    I'm getting the bigger rims primarily for looks, not performance. I just can't get my head around the tricycle wheels it came with.......

    thanks
    banker

    Re: 17's to 22's

    Hi there, Electro & Charlie! I was asking those same questions and more when I was setting up my Turbo White Pepper last summer. I'm way happy with the outcome. I posted a lot of info here and on www.6speedonline.com just do a search using my name and you will find some good info.

    A quick summary;

    I have the Techart lowering kit and love it. I recommend doing that first and driving it around a bit. Great feel, handling and look.

    I have the RG24 Champion 22" wheels and yes they are roungher riding as well as the lowering. I typically ride with the selector on sport/stiff so it obviously doesn't bother me. I went for the lowest weighing wheels I could find in a 22" for better unsprung weight and handling.

    Tires, I went for the Pirelli because of the look. I preffer the squared off big meaty agressive look over the Michelins but I will try the Michelins for the next set. They Michelins are suppose to be a better tire and they are quieter and more comfortable softer ride. The profile is slightly larger than the Pirelli. Another bonus is the Michelins will bottom out less often. I had to repair my wheels once already and they can use another visit to the shop again but I'm living with the few minor scuffs on the sides. No big deal, the guy just polishes them up for a hundred bucks or so.

     
    Edit

    Forum

    Board Subject Last post Rating Views Replies
    Porsche Sticky The moment I've been waiting for... 5/18/22 6:36 PM
    Pilot
     
     
     
     
     
    628125 1306
    Porsche Sticky OFFICIAL: New Porsche 911 Turbo S (2020) 8/6/22 1:00 AM
    W8MM
    263968 1183
    Porsche Sticky SUN'S LAST RUN TO WILSON, WY - 991 C2S CAB LIFE, END OF AN ERA (Part II) 9/29/22 2:35 PM
    blueflame
    158473 1172
    Porsche Sticky Welcome to Rennteam: Cars and Coffee... (photos) 9/14/22 9:50 AM
    Boxster Coupe GTS
    149675 417
    Porsche Sticky Porsche Taycan Turbo S - Short Review 8/10/22 8:51 PM
    WhoopsyM
    131255 538
    Porsche Sticky OFFICIAL: Cayman GT4 RS (2021) 1/15/22 10:41 PM
    watt
    67345 1
    Porsche Sticky OFFICIAL: Porsche 911 (992) GT3 RS - 2022 9/14/22 7:36 AM
    GnilM
    2581 18
    Porsche Cayman GT4 10/5/21 7:04 PM
    Topspeed
    562685 3587
    McLaren McLaren on a winning streak 2/1/22 10:14 PM
    SSO.
    465603 3954
    Porsche OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018) 11/17/21 5:18 PM
    Rossi
    429479 3256
    Porsche OFFICIAL: 911 R (2016) 2/1/22 9:49 AM
    RCA
    420696 2655
    Porsche 992 GT3 9/29/22 7:01 PM
    Grant
    410045 3714
    Porsche Welcome to the new Taycan Forum! 7/30/22 11:46 AM
    Wonderbar
    176559 1446
    Porsche Donor vehicle for Singer Vehicle Design 2/10/22 9:08 PM
    Topspeed
    176311 772
    AMG AMG GT R 3/13/22 8:52 PM
    spudgun
    149362 834
    Lambo Aventador and SV 5/20/22 5:24 PM
    Topspeed
    145098 710
    Others Tesla 2 the new thread 9/20/22 3:52 PM
    Leawood911
    139193 1837
    Porsche GT4RS 9/26/22 2:03 PM
    Porker
    132888 1114
    Motor Sp. [2021] Formula 1 4/19/22 10:08 PM
    Leawood911
    112959 1590
    Others Bugatti Chiron 8/30/22 4:31 PM
    Josef
    108609 525
    Ferrari Ferrari 812 Superfast 6/12/22 5:09 PM
    watt
    106111 535
    BMW M BMW M2 Rumors 2/28/22 7:42 PM
    Topspeed
    94560 409
    Porsche Red Nipples 991.2 GT3 Touring on tour 9/25/22 5:17 PM
    blueflame
    89556 498
    Lambo Urus (SUV) 6/7/22 1:20 PM
    Topspeed
    88957 593
    Porsche Dave and Gnil @ Nürburgring Nordschleife 7/4/22 10:42 PM
    DaveGordon
    87403 722
    Others Corvette C8 7/18/22 12:40 PM
    WhoopsyM
    85453 443
    Motor Sp. [2022] Formula 1 9/29/22 4:32 AM
    CGX car nut
    70405 1365
    Lambo Huracán EVO STO 7/21/22 8:37 AM
    RCA
    58042 335
    Others Toyota Yaris GR 4/13/22 8:33 PM
    Grant
    58033 640
    Ferrari Wandered to the dark side 8/29/22 9:35 AM
    BiTurbo
    28883 418
    191 items found, displaying 1 to 30.