The engine is what makes the car a muscle car, which means that this is probably the most expensive way to upgrade your car. Most people start with the exterior of the vehicle before enhancing the performance of the car.

The wheels and tyres are the quickest way to upgrade your car. Why? That’s where the simple performance starts. You might not believe it but the tyres can affect the way any car drives.

How do you want your car to look?

Many people go for the racing look. Low profiles are what give your car racing appeal. Keep in mind that if the tyre touches the car whilst you turn the wheel you can’t keep them on. This could cause serious accidents and wear your expensive tyres. Race car drivers use low profiles in racing cars because of how much more the tyre will grip whilst driving. This increases speed.

The racing look also needs a shiny set of wheels. These kind of wheels have quite the diameter on them to fit into the tyre. Not only do they have to be stable but they need to be strong and able to resist heat whilst traveling at high speeds. It also has to keep the tyres sturdy to avoid any vibration. Driving at high speeds could have a worse impact such as an accident and that’s why it’s always important to make sure that the driver can handle those speeds.

Aggressive appearances go well with the bigger vehicles such as pick-up trucks and four-by-fours. Think of these cars as dragons or dinosaurs. They can climb steep hills and look like they can crush any car on the road. With that in mind you can decide what style of modifications would suit these type of cars. Tyres with deep treads look great and are functional when paired with the right wheels. The wheel options for these bigger vehicles often have heavily studded lips like the newer generation rocker has. They also have to withstand the strain of intense travel. Climbing rocks and driving at high and low speeds definitely needs durable wheels.

Once you have the outside of your car suited to your preferences you can start with the inside. The wheels and tyres will end up being the easiest to upgrade on your car. You can easily visit a wheel and tyre importer to get some interesting ideas. It’s all part of the easiest and quickest upgrade for your car.

A1 Wheel and Tyre is a private family owned and operated company specialising in the warehouse and distribution of wheels and tyres to the automotive fitment trade. The company has a well established operation in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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