Are Sport Edition Wheels Good?

Yes! They may not equal the high style and lightweight of the more expensive wheel lines like BBS, O.Z. Racing and Enkei Racing Series, but for many drivers, the Sport Edition wheels are a great lower cost option. Sport Edition offers aluminum alloy wheels that have durable painted with clearcoat finishes offered in a variety of colors and styles.   One...  Read More

Introducing the New Cost-Effective BBS SR!

BBS is considered one of the leaders in wheel manufacturing and engineering technology. They are dedicated to pursuing the highest level of technology possible and then applying this experience to the street.With the release of their new SR, BBS is creating quite a buzz with this new wheel. Featuring an anthracite painted finish, the wheel looks great and is...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Michelin Pilot Sport PS2

Although a complete set of PS2(235/35-19 & 295/30-19) costs some $300350 more than the other brands, it's totally worth it! The PS2 and Porsche are meant for each other. Whether it's dry/hot or wet/cold, these tires perform consistently and give you absolute control of your car. I bought an extra set because I wanted BBS rims on my car. There's simply no...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the BFGoodrich g-Force T/A KDW 2

The tires hug the road like glue while wet weather traction is fair for hydrplaning. This was original equipment on SRT-4 ACR with BBS rims. The tread design provides for some serious off ramp tractions and speed if desired. Take off traction is above average when the clutch is cut loose with a swift take-off.Tire Rack by far has the best pricing on this...  Read More

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Kumho Ecsta AST

These tires were on my car and slightly used when I purchased it a year ago. About 12,000+ miles I've added. Dry traction is very good. My 95M Miata handles extremely well with these. Dry traction is very good. These tires loosen up quite a bit when wet. Actually just loose enough to make wet road driving alot of fun at about the speed limit on spirited...  Read More

Enkei Racing PF01 Wheels. Thanks to MAT!

Last April, I discussed putting new wheels on my vehicle. After making my decision and driving the new setup for some time, I'm quite pleased with my selection.  I went with the Enkei Racing PF01 for several reasons. First, is the brand's reputation. Several F1 teams, including the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team use them. For many SCCA and NASA members,...  Read More

Celebrate 40 Years of BBS Wheels!

In 1970, BBS rolled out their first aftermarket wheels that promised high quality and excellent performance. Today, 40 years later, BBS continues to make those same promises—and drivers everywhere continue to support the brand, making it a true leader in the aftermarket wheel industry. And on the track.BBS has won more races (and in a wider range of...  Read More

Ever wonder why aftermarket wheels are so great?

Visually speaking, the answer to that question is fairly obvious. But there's more to an aftermarket wheel than simply the good looks. Aftermarket alloy wheels produce a number of performance benefits for your vehicle, starting with reduced unsprung weight compared to steel wheels. What is unsprung weight? Any portion of your vehicle not supported by...  Read More

C6 Corvette Tires and Wheels (Part 2: Wheels)

Wheels are just another name for Rims. Technically the Rim is just the outside edge section of the wheel that "touches" the tire. Among our most popular "rims" are American Racing Rims, Borbet Rims, OZ, and BBS. For the C6 Corvette, I like the lightest weight forged wheel that we sell in the stock, or Original Equipment 18 and 19 inch sizes. Those are the...  Read More

Corvette Wheels

 Looking for a new set of rims for your C6 Corvette?  Well then check out our selection of high quality wheels from BBS and OZ! Both of these manufacturers produce wheels that can be used on the street as well as the race track. These two wheel manufacturers have won multiple championships in several levels of motorsports.                                  ...  Read More

What is "Plus Sizing" and what are the benefits?

Plus sizing is an option allowing drivers to customize the appearance and performance of their vehicle by mounting lower profile tires on larger diameter wheels. One-inch greater wheel diameter is referred to as plus-one, two inches is plus-two... and so on. Using a lower profile tire with a greater diameter rim allows the overall diameter to remain about...  Read More

Complete your look with Jetta tires and wheels.

What's an outfit without the shoes? Same goes for cars, in a way. A stylish Jetta should roll on an equally-stylish set of Jetta tires and wheels. Despite the fact that there are plenty of options, a short "drive" into our Upgrade Garage will help you narrow it down. Give Tire Rack your vehicle specs, and we'll compose a list of options you'll want to...  Read More

Performance Wheels

Some people choose alloy wheels based on looks, others choose based on their desired performance level. Many racers choose to change both wheels and tires on race day. And so, we'd like to recommend these performance wheels. (As it turns out, they also look good!) Enkei Racing PF01 O.Z. Alleggerita HLT BBS CH-R TRMotorsports C3Get the complete package—enter the...  Read More

Check out these Corvette rims.

To drive a Corvette is to believe in the beauty of a high performance vehicle. And at Tire Rack, we tend to think that means you'll also appreciate a beautiful set of aftermarket Corvette rims. Like, for example, the O.Z. Racing Botticelli III wheels featured on the Z06 at right. A polished lip and bright silver finish create a winning look...  Read More

BBS Wheels

When it comes to motorsports, BBS is extremely successful. So it's only natural that they lead the way in wheel manufacturing and engineering technology. BBS rims are, after all, quite often the wheels of champions. It's about being light on weight, but heavy on safety—a combination that almost always improves the driving experience. Check out...  Read More

BBS Limited Edition LM for Nissan GT-R

The Tire Rack currently has available a limited edition BBS LM made specifically for the new Nissan GT-R.   The LM wheels were forged in Japan for a limited run production.  Until now, they were only available in the Japanese Domestic Market, but we were able to have some imported for the US market.  The specifications are as follows:Front:    20x9.5   ET40  ...  Read More