Six Years Later - The General Grabber UHP is Still At the Top

With over five million miles reported on, the General Grabber UHP is still the number one-rated tire in its category. Whether you're looking to buy SUV tires for your sport utility vehicle or buy truck tires for your high performance pickup, this Street/Sport Truck Summer tire from General provides traction, handling and control in both dry and wet...  Read More

When is The Right Time to Replace Tires?

While the legal minimum of 2/32" of remaining tread depth indicates a need to replace tires, should you buy tires even if part of Lincoln's head is covered when using a penny to measure your tire's tread depth? Take a look at "Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin" to see how U.S. coins can be used in place of a tire tread depth gauge.If you live in an area...  Read More

Tire Rack.com - More Than Just A Tire Website

Most race enthusiasts know if Hoosier tires are the right choice for their next competition. But what about the consumer who needs help comprehending tire speed ratings or how to make an informed purchase based on a tire comparison? Our website is filled with shopping tools that make your online experience as efficient and enjoyable as if you were talking...  Read More

Combine Your Wheel and Tire Purchase Into One

Why buy wheels from an online wheel shop and tires from a separate tires online store when you can create a Wheels & Tire Package in one stop here at Tire Rack. Packages are shipped ready to mount with all the necessary hardware, including lugs, center caps and centering rings at no additional charge. And if you're looking to save additional money on your...  Read More

AEM Air Intake Systems

They say their reputation was built with horsepower, and AEM proves it by taking credit for some of the fastest vehicles found on racetracks across the country. Extensive research and development ventures ultimately lead to high-quality products that enhance performance levels on sport compact cars. But they don't stop there. AEM creates a variety of...  Read More

A look at the AEM cold air intake system.

With their knack for custom work and proven ability to develop some of the fastest cars on racetracks across the country, it's safe to say that AEM pioneered the cold air intake system in sport compact cars. (In fact, all AEM air intakes exhibit excellent performance.) Specifically, the cold air AEM intakes are dyno-tuned to length and diameter. This forces...  Read More

AIRAID Now Available at Tire Rack

A cold air intake system can increase your vehicle’s horsepower while improving the engine’s efficiency by relocating the filter to the outside of the engine compartment and delivering cooler air inlet temperatures. Reducing restrictions in the air intake will help create more horsepower and torque.Purchasing an air intake system along with other upgrades...  Read More

Low Rolling Resistance with Goodyear

The Goodyear Assurance featuring Fuel Max Technology is designed for drivers of cars, coupes, vans and crossover vehicles looking for lower rolling resistance to enhance their vehicle’s fuel economy over the tire’s lifetime. Goodyear’s Fuel Max Technology helps retain longer tread life, while providing 27 percent less rolling resistance, which equates to...  Read More

Rating Ultra High Performance Summer Tires

High performance tires for the summer driving season provide drivers of sports coupes and sedans with responsive handling and crisp steering response in wet and dry conditions. With Firestone, Michelin and Bridgestone tires making up the top five tires in our Ultra High Performance Summer category survey results, there are great options from different...  Read More

Bridgestone Potenza RE050A Pole Position

Even though the weather may not be cooperating, summer is on its way. And with warmer weather comes summer tires for your sports car, sports coupe or sport sedan. The Bridgestone Potenza RE050A Pole Position provides exceptional dry and wet road traction with responsive handling. To ensure a quiet ride, a continuous circumferential rib adjacent to the inside...  Read More

Spring Testing

Looking for new springs that are right for your vehicle and the way you drive it? Tire Rack has performed back-to-back product comparisons to help consumers with their purchasing decisions. Our Suspension Component Research page shows Eibach Springs, H&R Springs and KONI results from our Real World Road Ride route and Performance Test Track course. Our...  Read More

Racing Batteries

Tire Rack One Lap of America is an eight-day competition showcasing some of the fastest street-legal cars on some of America’s most challenging racetracks. The event tests the endurance of the vehicles and their drivers as they transit from venue to venue for over 3,500 miles at legal speeds as well as timing their performance at premier racetracks including...  Read More

Lights For Your Truck

Looking for aftermarket lights for your SUV or small or mid-size truck? The PIAA 540 Clear Driving Light Kit packs a big and bold design into a small package. It provides additional protection while enhancing your vehicle’s appearance with its unique black mesh style lens cover. Ultra-thin housing allows for easy do-it-yourself installation.PIAA 540 Clear...  Read More

Going Low with Eibach Springs

Eibach Springs designs and markets a complete line of tuned dampers, anti-roll bars, strut tower bars, alignment kits, motorcycle and motorsports springs. The Sportline Spring Set will help you achieve a low and race-replica look. The lowering springs can drop your vehicle typically 1.50” to 2.00” and give your ride the ultimate in balance and comfort.Tire...  Read More

Hella Headlight Bulbs

Hella lighting options produce a brighter light that increases visibility and less eye fatigue for drivers in all conditions. Whether you are looking to run on the road, the track or the trail, Hella has developed leading-edge technology for your vehicle’s lighting appearance and performance. H7 High Performance Bulbs are designed to replace 55w head light...  Read More

Tire Rack Helps Replace Headlights

If you are looking to replace headlights, shop by vehicle to see which lights work best for your vehicle. For example, the Intense White Bulbs from PIAA produce a more radiant white beam without any hint of blue. The bulbs have larger glass tubes that increase output while allowing the bulbs to burn at much cooler temperatures. Here is what one of our...  Read More

Coil-Overs for the Race track and the Road

The KW Clubsport Coil-Over is for customers who demand a better handling car during track day events, but also want a setup that can be used for every day driving. The set up ensures excellent handling, performance, agility and faster lap times. Key Benefits & Features of the KW Clubsport Coil Over: •    Height adjustable •    Performance setup for the track•...  Read More

PIAA Bulbs

PIAA is committed to manufacturing world-class automotive products that drivers can use for endurance racing, rally, off-road or for the street. Replacement lighting options from PIAA will help ensure you are getting the latest technology to make night and inclement weather driving as safe as possible. PIAA bulbs are SAE and DOT approved, which allows you to...  Read More

Looking to replace headlights?

When looking for aftermarket lighting options, Tire Rack gives you the option of choosing between three different product categories: headlight bulbs, accessory bulbs and lighting kits. With over 30 options from Hella and PIAA available in our head light bulbs category, we make it easy to select and replace headlights when you shop by vehicle. New bulbs can...  Read More

Springs and Your Suspension

How can springs improve your vehicle’s suspension?Springs are designed to provide cushion to absorb road imperfections and return the vehicle to a set ride height. Shorter overall lengths and a higher spring rate are commonly used to lower the ride height which helps improve handling and enhance the vehicle’s appearance. Car springs are a major contributor...  Read More