Are you looking for efficiency in all the wrong places?

Michelin, Bridgestone, and Goodyear have recently started producing low rolling resistance tires to help improve fuel economy. Many think that rolling resistance is a simple thing to evaluate and to place some form of numeric rating on. Regrettably, it is not that easy. There are many things that can affect the rolling resistance of a tire: tire tread...  Read More

Is the Most Expensive Tire the Best Tire?

So how can you tell when a tire is worth the cost? Is the most expensive tire the best tire because it is the highest price? Not necessarily, no. But at the same time you'll never find the best tire in an economy-priced model. The first thing I always try to do when a customer asks what I would recommend that won't break the bank, is to qualify the...  Read More

Increase your handling without breaking the bank

Are you looking to increase the way your car handles but you don't want to spend a small fortune doing it? Consider the KYB AGX Adjustable Gas Shocks. With an externally adjustable valve rate you can fine tune your vehicle’s ride to suit your specific needs. Take your car to the track or conquer the streets with this simple upgrade. The KYB AGX Adjustable...  Read More

Maximum Traction on the Track

If you are looking for the best traction when autocrossing or road racing, but your class doesn't allow competition tires, then the Dunlop Direzza Sport Z1 Star Spec is the tire for you. In the past few years, this tire has become the leading competition tire for autocross, road racing, street and STR class cars. The Dunlop Direzza Sport Z1 Star Spec is...  Read More

Who likes to throw mud?

Some people like tires that help them go fast. Others like tires that will get them through mud holes on backwoods trails. If you're looking for off-road tires then Tire Rack has the tires for you. Tire Rack carries mildly aggressive all terrain tires like the Firestone Destination A/T  to the mud traction of the Goodyear Wrangler M/T-R Kevlar or the rock...  Read More

Safer driving with better vision. Upgrade your headlights now!

Tire Rack carries PIAA and Hella replacement headlight bulbs to offer you a safer driving experience. If you're not happy with your factory headlight bulb output maybe you should give the PIAA Extreme White bulbs a try in your car. Consider some fog lights or driving lights for those fogged over rainy morning commutes, too. We carry several models and...  Read More

Advance Your Performance With Yokohama Advan Tires

So you just took possession of your new dream sports car. Did you go with the 911, the M3, the TT, the Supra, or maybe the Lotus. Now you have to ask yourself which tires are you going to use on your new pride and joy? Maybe you should consider a tire from the Yokohama Advan line of performance tires. Yokohama has produced original equipment tires for many...  Read More

Original Equipment tires Vs. Aftermarket tires

A good percentage of the customers that I talk to with newer cars always seem to be unhappy with the O.E. (Original Equipment) tires that came on the car. One of the most common tires that I see on performance-oriented sedans is the Michelin Pilot HX MXM4. This tire is designed as a Grand Touring All-Season tire that will provide a smooth comfortable...  Read More

Facts about Connor

Hello to all. My name is Connor Klink and I have been working in the automotive industry for around 19 years. My experiences range from selling tires and parts to managing service centers and automotive retail stores. I have more automotive certifications than i can count from various automotive parts companies as well as an ASE certification.One of the...  Read More