Advantages of using steel wheels with winter tires include less expense when changing from summer to winter tires, lowering the vehicle's center of gravity and the ability to use smaller tires for better winter handling.... More »

Custom truck wheels usually add more value to the vehicle, and people also choose this addition to add better performance and handling. Custom wheels are popular and easy to install, but there are some caveats to install... More »

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S speed-rated tires should never be used on a vehicle that is equipped with H speed-rated tires as it could compromise the vehicle's handling. It is possible to use tires with a higher speed rating, but lower speed-rated... More »

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Using larger tires on a car is called "plus sizing" and can improve the handling and aesthetic quality of the vehicle. While most vehicles are amenable to plus sizing, it is important to verify proper tire size before in... More »

In general, a larger wheel size, such as 17-inch tires compared to 16-inch tires, provides better handling of the vehicle. That aspect comes at the cost of a somewhat rougher ride. More »

Several factors go into the potential cost of aftermarket tires and rims, but generally consumers can expect to spend at least $600 for new tires and rims for a vehicle. Shoppers may spend a lot more for chrome rims and ... More »

Deals on winter tires and wheels packages are advertised by TireRack.com and BelleTire.com. Across many western states, Les Schwab Tire Centers offer a wide variety of tire and wheel packages, including many free service... More »

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