I have only just seen this and you will be pleased to know that's exactly how I'm rolling this winterI have the Alcars and just about to put them on for the winter.
Ditch the trims and go for old skool, poverty spec, council van steel wheels with just the bolts, look.
Honest and ultra cool.
"yeah, this is my GTI, see how I drive it through the snow."
Also don't wash it until March
Bonus marks for fitting these green wheel nut indicators