Mag wheels are lightweight rims for tyres that are to be placed on cars. Mags are made of magnesium, that’s where the word mag comes from.They are originally made for racing because they were lightweight enough for fast driving. However, mag wheels have found a place on the consumer market as a way for car enthusiasts to enhance the appearance of their favourite show car.

The term “mag wheel” has now been expanded by car enthusiasts to only use wheels that are made of aluminum. There are different types of rims available for all cars, bakkies, SUV’s and even 4×4 vehicles. You can choose a mag in different sizes. The mags normally goes onto the tyre and onto your car. The wheel retailers will help you do this. You can choose your mags from chrome, to a painted or polished finish.

There are a variety of mags available from drop rims to spoke wheels. These are mags that young men normally put onto their cars for drag racing or just to impress their friends. A drop rim is a style of mag that has the center of the wheel dropped towards the axle of the car. This type of mag will come with a five or six lug nut attachment to the car. Keep in mind that drop rims are very hard to clean as the indented design of the wall of the rim can cause the mag to collect all kinds of dirt.

Then there is the back angle wheel mag which comes in a variety of shapes. One with just a few spokes like three or four and then another with so much, like ten or twenty. These would require so much attention when cleaning. These mags are also available in black and silver. If you need a more colourful mag wheel then you should think about the BSX Mirror Lip and the VN range. This mag comes in orange, gold, silver polish, silver and black. Most young people use these on their cars.

For your SUV you can consider taking the Intimidator 7 which comes in colors matt black, red and spark black. You can also choose between RTC’s, RTE’s and the TD 1GD and TD 1HS; these are just to name a few amongst many. If you own a 4×4 then the IN range are ideal which are available in black or black and silver. The RT 7’s are also a great choice for 4×4 vehicles. These mag wheels can be bought in sizes from 13 inches up to an 18 inch. Remember the choice is yours and you can choose the best mag wheel for your car