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Saw cool wheel covers on a Prius, anyone know where to get this? It might be custom in which case I'm out of luck, but I would love something like this for my 2016 Volt!
 

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I don't know? To me it looks like somebody forgot to remove the shipping material. :)
 

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well, that's, uh... different. I definitely would have noticed those. Must be for efficiency.
 

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Since they have a Toyota symbol on them, check with a Toyota dealer... :)
 

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Looks very similar to what you see on some 18-wheeler rigs, they have some sort of filler device for the wheels that makes their face flush with the oncoming wind.

On long haul rigs when you have 18+ wheels and multiple tons of cargo I could see it being helpful, on a prius, not so much.

We did see though that one variant of wheel style coming on the Tesla Model 3 looks to take some inspiration from this sort of thinking:

 

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The Prius is already fugly enough...why make it fuglier with those wheels. It might help your range at high speeds, but then again making your wheels slightly heavier is also detrimental to range.

I replaced my 17" OEMs with 18" wheels that look much cooler, and added a deeper tread tire for better grip. I took a range hit because of the extra weight per wheel.
 

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Saw cool wheel covers on a Prius, anyone know where to get this? It might be custom in which case I'm out of luck, but I would love something like this for my 2016 Volt!
Life is too short to drive an ugly car.
 

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The Prius is already fugly enough...why make it fuglier with those wheels. It might help your range at high speeds, but then again making your wheels slightly heavier is also detrimental to range.

I replaced my 17" OEMs with 18" wheels that look much cooler, and added a deeper tread tire for better grip. I took a range hit because of the extra weight per wheel.
What did you replace the OEMs with? Any pictures?
 

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Wow, someone discovered moon wheels and made them dull and terrible. I wonder if I can get low-rolling-resistance whitewalls....
Next thing you know, someone will try to mount carbon fiber racing bike wheels to their volts.
 

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Saw something cool on a Prius?


Yeah right. Better chance of seeing Big Foot!
 

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Saw cool wheel covers on a Prius, anyone know where to get this? It might be custom in which case I'm out of luck, but I would love something like this for my 2016 Volt!
Looks homemade. They took a Toyota wheel cover and used faux carbon fiber vinyl wrap or something and wrapped the wheel covers, that's why you see a shadow of the actual wheel cover thru the material, and left a small triangular cutout for brake cooling. It's obviously meant to be aero, some hypermiler trying to max out.
 

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Wierd, strange, ugly, butt ugly, baboon butt ugly, are adjectives that come to mind. Cool is not one of them. If gas was $100 a gallon they may be needed but they still would not be cool.
 
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