Monday, April 1, 2013
The real wheel deal
Of course, looks aren’t the only thing to consider. There are obviously performance advantages to the right tire and wheel combo. Radials usually handle better than biased-ply tires, but on an older car, they often don’t look right. Bigger, wider wheels might help cornering, but cause ride issues. Bigger brakes may require bigger wheels, and so on.
But for the purposes of this story, I want to focus less on performance and more on appearance. Here are some of my personal favorites.
See a better version of the slideshow at this link.