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@markoware and @Chymerix like you I’m in same boat. Have either of you considered Michelin Pilot Sport All Season 4
265/40ZR21 & 295/35ZR21 (diam 29.1 & 29.3) respectively?
These are in stock on tire rack. Dealer ordered a couple sets but after reviewing some of the threads about this a little concerned if it could generate a warranty issue. Wondering why the would sell a wheel size that has no winter or all season tire that is in OEM size. Does anyone know if there is a TSB or a technical memo from Alfa providing guidance on acceptable diameter variances between front and back? Is .2” acceptable? All seasons are certainly not preferred but nothing else close I’m aware of.
 

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I considered one of the Michelin AS at one point when looking at alternate wheel sizes...might have been the Crossclimate 2, though. I have a set of 20" Scorpion winter supposedly in the correct size at my dealer (threw in a used set when I bough the car two months ago). I was looking at alternate sizes to buy wheels and tires since I couldn't find a second set of 20" staggered wheels I was happy with. Ultimately I've given up and I have an appointment on Friday to mount the Scorpions on my factory wheels.

I had a staggered set of Scorpion winter for the 21" Macan I sold earlier in the year...crazy that they seem to be discontinued now. I wonder if it's just supply-chain related and we'll see more options next year. When I was looking on the Pirelli site a couple months ago I'm pretty sure they still listed the Scorpion in the right sizes...maybe it's even a USA availability thing.

For sizing, the Macan runs the same tire size you mentioned. If it's acceptable to have the 0.2" difference front to rear on the Macan, one would think it wouldn't hurt a Stelvio. The Stelvio factory size is 0.1" difference front to rear, so really you're talking another 0.1".
Thanks for the response. I’ve been researching on tire rack and found I can get scorpion winters in oem size fronts and rears in 295/35R21. Tire rack shows both at 29.1” diameter. Doing the math they are within 1.25 mm so I’m certain they will work.
 

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I have your fitment folks. look it up.
245/50R20 and 275/45R20. Just a bit taller but everything is sweet.

Thanks but I’m at R21. If I order the bright 5 holes I’m planning on using them as my summer set.
 

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21s are a terrible choice for winter IMHO...19s would be best followed by 20s. A set of 19 or 20 inch takeoffs from a regular Stelvio would be my choice out of the box. Sidewall is your friend in the winter.....frostheaves, POTHOLES, compliance.....21's provide none of this...but its your money...until the first repair.....if you are keeping the vehicle 4 yrs, buy dedicated wheels.
Yeah I agree, I have a set of staggered GQV wheels with Alpins on that I ran on my GQV. I looked for suv tires I could put on them that would have matching diameters but nothing yet. I haven’t checked the ratings for the alpins. Perhaps they will work as is but I doubt it
 

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21s are a terrible choice for winter IMHO...19s would be best followed by 20s. A set of 19 or 20 inch takeoffs from a regular Stelvio would be my choice out of the box. Sidewall is your friend in the winter.....frostheaves, POTHOLES, compliance.....21's provide none of this...but its your money...until the first repair.....if you are keeping the vehicle 4 yrs, buy dedicated wheels.
You have any experience with Vredestein? I can get Vredestein Wintrac Pros in 255/50r19 & 285/45r19 to fit on my GQV wheels. They are within .75mm diameter of each other at 29.1 so speedo will be good. They have good reviews. Think I found my solution. And it’s cheap. 😃
 

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I hear good things from my younger nephews on vredesteins.. Good call with the 19's!!!
Do you or @lost1750GTV know if the Giulia QV 5 holes and SQV 5 holes have same offset? I’m guessing they do but not sure. I’ve ordered the vredesteins and am having them installed on Thursday and want to avoid a last minute snag as I don’t have spacers. Thanks in advance.
 

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As I understand it the Stelvio QV in 20" or 21" are 9"/ET29 front and 10"/ET34 rear. The 19" Giulia are 8.5"/ET34 and 10"/ET41. Slightly different, but I do not know whether there will be fitment issues.
Yikes, I may be screwed on the fronts. My recollection is there was hardly any clearance on the GQV fronts.
 

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As I understand it the Stelvio QV in 20" or 21" are 9"/ET29 front and 10"/ET34 rear. The 19" Giulia are 8.5"/ET34 and 10"/ET41. Slightly different, but I do not know whether there will be fitment issues.
Thanks for the info. Just ordered 5/15mm spacers from madness so I know I’m good. I knew after your response that it was not likely to clear in front for sure.
 

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Awesome. You're motivating me to maybe play around with the square setup someone is selling. Although I was also thinking maybe I keep my appointment to swap the summers to my 20" winters on Friday then look at getting a set of 21" factory wheels for summer and just punt the factory 20" summer tires. As much as I dislike the concept of huge wheels I did like the 21" on the Veloce we traded for the QV.
We’ll I’ve considered selling the 21s that came on my QV and using the proceeds for a set of bright 5 holes. Not sure yet as the 21s are growing on me.
 

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I think stock is fine but it might take 5mm/10mm spacers which would be no big deal. That would be a great choice! It is in here somewhere///pocholin??
Yeah I didn’t want to risk it. The gap between caliper and wheel on the Giulia was very small. Had to get 15mm for rears as they didn’t have 10s in stock. @pocholin do you know if stock GQVs bolt right up without spacers?
 

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I do believe the brake rotors and calipers are the same. So they fill the inside of the gq wheel, but leave tons of room in the sq.
Just memory from other posts here and in giulia forum. Call me al always comes to mind - he swapped his cc brakes on gq for same size steel - and then bought standard brakes on his sq and switched to the bigger calipers and aftermarket bigger rotors AND used wider 19's from his gq on the sq. Search his posts, he may have used the stock 19's for his winter stelvio set up too.
Thanks, I remembered he had used his GQV wheels for his winter SQV setup and searched his stuff earlier today and shot him a message. Suprised I couldn’t find the answer on either forum but I will definitely be publishing results on Thursday. I’ll let everyone know
 

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Seems like every car has to come with dark wheels now. My dealer was only ordering cars with dark until I rolled in one day with bright five-holes I'd picked up for winters on my Giulia. I noticed they started mixing in some bright orders after that.

I'm not sure on verde montreal, though...I like the black, but bright would look good. I just showed my wife the picture on your new girl thread and she immediately said bright.
Yeah, I’m not a huge fan of all black wheels but these are growing on me. I’d really like to pull the trigger on a set of bright 5 holes but I’ve prioritized expel/ceramic coating over those.
 
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