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Racing Wheels - Racing Rims

Before modern technology really came along and solved the common problems, racing rims didn't really exist. When the cars of the day would race, they would pretty much use whatever the stock parts were. Of course, as time passed, not only were those cars' bodies improved in various ways, but also their rims. You won't find a racing vehicle today with inferior wheels. Racing wheels are one of the most common upgrades.

Racing wheels today are made of two main materials, alloy and carbon fiber. The latter is expensive and the rims only really serve one purpose: racing. Alloy wheels are vastly popular due to their style, availability and adaptability. Many drivers just like the look and performance boost that racing wheels offer. They're not necessarily going to the track to enter their autos into a race.

The process for making racing wheels is pretty straightforward. Aluminum alloy is cast in either one or two pieces. The one-piece varieties are a common fixture on larger vehicles and no so much with racing wheels. Most of the racing types have a center hub and a spun rim welded around it. This provides a lot of strength - and while it still isn't equal to steel in strength, it makes up for that ten times over with performance enhancements.

Racing rims will enable any car-sometimes even small trucks-they're on to perform great. The lighter weight makes for better handling at high speeds, and the alloy material handles heat greatly superior to steel, which means your brakes won't wear as quickly and they're not as prone to failure.

As you can imagine, today's market is riddled with various styles and sizes of racing wheels. You certainly don't need a racecar to purchase a racing-style rim. All you need is to know the size of your rim.

After that, it's only a matter of visiting WheelsRims.net. We will hook you up with the latest style of racing wheel that will perfectly fit your automobile. Even if you're not looking for a racing wheel, we offer the best OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) replacements on the market.

WheelsRims.net has the lowest prices on the highest-quality, and we're not afraid to stand behind that. Any part you purchase from us comes standard with a lifetime warranty. You can choose from rims, wheel covers, head and taillights, mirrors, body parts, and much more. Big or small, we cover it all.

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