Why Does the Borbet Type CG Have a Cap That Reads "CW"?

Looking over Borbet's line-up, it seems like there's some confusion - the brand is Borbet, the wheel is the Type CG, so why does the cap say "CW"? Actually, CW is another brand within the Borbet family. They specialize in wheels for less common vehicles like vans, trucks and motorhomes. Since we do not carry the full range of CW wheels, we include the Type...  Read More

Scion Tires and Wheels for the tC

Scion has always been proud about their wide choice of accessories and options that let you personalize your vehicle. However, can you really get a one-of-a-kind look with dealer options?If you want to take your Scion down the path less traveled, go beyond the dealer catalog. Focusing on wheel choices for the tC, the vehicle offers a good combination of low...  Read More

Wheels and Tires for the Scion iQ

If you visit Europe or Asia, you'll notice a wide assortment of very small microcars you never see in the United States. Conventional wisdom says that since we don't buy these types of vehicles often, many major manufacturers won't sell microcars in the U.S. So why has Toyota, builder of the steady and reliable Camry, Corolla and Sienna launched the...  Read More

Inexpensive Wheels for Winter Use

When it comes to winter driving, there is no substitute for a winter / snow tire. Winter driving is all about confidence, and while there are a couple of all-season tires out there that will provide superior winter performance, they still emphasize longer wear, a quieter ride or greater performance...not winter traction. Winter tires offer the type of...  Read More

Paint Your Calipers

Here's an easy project that increases the bling appeal of your brakes and makes your calipers easier to keep clean. G-2 Manufacturing Brake Caliper PaintSystem Set shows off a vehicle’s brake components through open-spoke style alloy wheels like Borbet rims. It can be used to give a vehicle’s stock brake calipers or rear brake drums the look of expensive,...  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

Borbet wheels give this MINI big style.

The MINI Cooper is a naturally retro vehicle. It captures the road with a style all its own, but with the right set of Borbet wheels, it takes on a style of YOUR own. For example, we chose a set of LV4 wheels for their anthracite painted finish which complement the vehicle's dark details. Borbet wheels have always been some of the finest alloy wheels on...  Read More

Wheel Clearance = Affordable Wheels

We understand that a wheel purchase isn't always an inexpensive purchase. Though aftermarket wheel benefits are worth every penny, sticker shock still exists. So at Tire Rack, we do our best to help you out whenever possible. And right now, you can find a number of our wheels on the clearance rack. Find wheels for snow tires. Search reputable brands like MSW...  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

Affordable Wheels

In today's economy, people tend to look for exceptional deals on just about anything they intend to spend money on. That includes wheels, which is why Tire Rack makes a conscious effort to stock affordable wheels. Try the following brands. You'll see lower prices without lowered quality. Borbet Elbrus Enkei Performance Series Kazera MSW Rial Sport Edition   Read More