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

Load Rating and My Tire & Wheel Package

Many questions arise in regards to the two or three digit number located just beyond the tire size on the sidewall. This is the load rating. For passenger cars, it typically falls in the 80 to low 100 range. The number is followed by a letter which indicates the speed rating. The number/letter combination is referred to as the service description.When...  Read More

Best Run-Flat Winter / Snow Tires in 225/45R17

If you have a 2006-2011 BMW 3 Series, odds are you're considering run-flat winter / snow tires in 225/45R17. For the upcoming winter season, there are only two options left in stock: the Bridgestone Blizzak LM-25 RFT and Pirelli Winter 210 Sottozero Serie II RFT Bridgestone Blizzak LM-25 RFT Pirelli Winter 210 Sottozero Serie II RFT How Do They Compare? The...  Read More

Coil-Over Kits for 2007-2010 BMW M3 Coupe

The late model BMW M3 comes equipped with a sport suspension system optimized for aggressive street driving. For drivers looking for improved track performance and the flexibility to adjust for reasonable street manners, upgrading to a fully adjustable coil-over kit is a great solution.  A coil-over suspension kit incorporates precisely matched coil springsan...  Read More

PVD For Spring!

While helping a customer decide on a Tire & Wheel Package for his navy blue 2009 Volkswagen GTI, we decided a great wheel option was the new Bremmer Kraft BR05 Bright PVD.This wheel provides a highly durable metallic finish that would look outstanding on an Audi, BMW or Volkswagen. Lose a center cap for your BMW? The BMW original center cap is also...  Read More

Aftermarket Wheels and O.E. Center Caps

Aftermarket wheels designed to use the Original Equipment center cap are available at Tire Rack. Let the wheels from Bremmer Kraft, Breyton, ASA, Elbrus and O.Z. Racing give your vehicle that custom look while maintaining the factory edge. Take a look at a few options that will set your car apart from the rest: Bremmer Kraft BR05 Breyton Race GTS-R ASA Type 8 Mer...  Read More

Color Coordinate your BMW!

The ASA AR9 rim comes with colored spoke and carbon fiber inserts. Shown here is a 2009 BMW M3 with the carbon fiber inserts. These wheels also come with red and chrome inserts, so you can change the look of your car with ease! Now is a great time to think about upgrading your ride for 2011 with some new rims from Tire Rack!  Read More

What is the story with wheel weights?

What is the most weight you can have (in ounces) on a wheel and still be acceptable?Good question! Remember that the lead weights we were used to seeing were heavier and more dense than steel, so more weight was accomplished with less metal. 1% of the total package weight can be used to balance. Don't forget that there are 16 ounces to a pound. So if your...  Read More

Fuzion ZRi

The Fuzion ZRi continues to be one of the top Ultra High Performance Summer tires on the market. It is designed for serious sports car and sports coupe enthusiasts looking for race tire-like traction on the street or for use in aggressive street driving and track events. This tire is a favorite amongst the drivers of cars like the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series,...  Read More

Dunlop Direzza DZ101

The Dunlop Direzza DZ101 continues to be one of the top Ultra High Performance Summer tires on the market. It is designed for serious sports car and sports coupe enthusiasts looking for race tire-like traction on the street or for use in aggressive street driving and track events. This tire is a favorite amongst the drivers of cars like the Audi A4, BMW ...  Read More

BMW Snow Tires and Rims Available at Tire Rack

Tire Rack has snow tires and rims to fit your BMW. Winter / snow tires from Michelin, Bridgestone, Pirelli, and others can be mounted on a variety of wheels including moda, RIAL and Sport Edition. All of these rims accept O.E. BMW center caps. Visit the Upgrade Garage for fitment and availability as some may not fit your BMW’s year and model. Click the...  Read More

BMW Rims to Accept O.E. Center Caps

Searching for the perfect look that still maintains the factory appearance? We have ASA Rims, Bremmer Kraft Rims, Rial Rims, and Sport Edition Rims that can be used and accept the O.E. center cap from your BMW.  Use our website tool for fitment and availability of each rim as some will not work depending on the year make and model BMW you have. Click the...  Read More

Bremmer Kraft wheels look especially great on German vehicles.

If you're looking for BMW rims, maybe Mercedes rims, or if you drive a Volkswagen or Audi, you might want to look at Bremmer Kraft wheels as an aftermarket upgrade.Bremmer Kraft wheels are manufactured with strict quality control standards to produce a very reliable wheel. And as your online wheels and tires store, we feel completely comfortable...  Read More

BMW Wheels and More

Pretty cars need pretty wheels. Or, to take it from another perspective—high performance vehicles benefit from aftermarket wheels to enhance tire performance and handling. But still, they do make a car look really good. The 2009 135i Coupe below features 18" O.Z. Racing Allegerita HLT wheels in an anthracite finish. The following BMW wheels will look just...  Read More

Borbet Rims

A brand from Germany, Borbet wheels can be seen as Original Equipment on a number of Europe's most prestigious vehicles from the likes of BMW and Volkswagen to Mercedes-Benz and more. Borbet wheels are also available as upgrades to Original Equipment, which means that you, too, can drive on a set of premium light alloy wheels customizing the look of your...  Read More