View Full Version : prostars???

06-13-2008, 12:00 PM
will prostars fit a stock 86 svo without any mods? I have 96 cobras on already and fit great but I was thinking about prostars for when I go to the track:confused:

06-13-2008, 12:53 PM
if you get the correct backspacing yes..... i have a set of 10 holes (welds racing). the skinnes ever so slightly rubbed the spring that's attached to the brake pad.

I believe the rears are 5.5 backspacing, but not for sure....

06-13-2008, 04:20 PM
Unfortunately, they do not have a ProStar back spacing that will work well the rear of a SVO.

My Capri is all SVO underneath. I have been running 15 x 3 1/2" fronts with a 26-7.50 MT sportsman front, no issues. The only thing I could get to fit well on the back was a Draglite, 15 x 7 with a 5.5 BS. I ran that with a 26-10.50-15 ET street. I did the SVO brake flip last winter, and went to fox length axles to put a 15 x 8 5.5 BS Pro Star on the rear (with a 27" tall tire).

There are a few SVO guys with 15x8 x 5.5 BS but they stik out too much in my opinion.

15x7 draglites - http://inlinethumb33.webshots.com/23904/2729205410066453426S600x600Q85.jpg (http://good-times.webshots.com/photo/2729205410066453426UsdXpY)
http://inlinethumb30.webshots.com/27869/2905465170066453426S600x600Q85.jpg (http://good-times.webshots.com/photo/2905465170066453426XqQpar)

15 x 8 ProStars - http://inlinethumb30.webshots.com/29341/2997606430066453426S600x600Q85.jpg (http://good-times.webshots.com/photo/2997606430066453426EGZryl)
http://inlinethumb61.webshots.com/43708/2469120770066453426S600x600Q85.jpg (http://good-times.webshots.com/photo/2469120770066453426rxxJrN)

Burn out picture - http://inlinethumb10.webshots.com/39817/2134017650066453426S600x600Q85.jpg (http://good-times.webshots.com/photo/2134017650066453426mlJRyu)

Bob Myers

06-13-2008, 05:35 PM
cool thanks

06-13-2008, 06:15 PM
Yeap i have the drag lites.........15x7 26" tall DR

06-13-2008, 07:32 PM
I have some 15x8", 5.5" BS Greg Welds, I had to do some grinding to my rear calipers. I haven't tried the fronts yet, since 165/80R15 tires have become extremely scarce.