Why do Tesla Model 3s Come With Plastic Hub Caps?

Have you noticed that Tesla Model 3s come with plastic hub caps? Doesn’t that seem kind of odd for such a high end car? Did Tesla overlook the hub caps while designing the Model 3? On the contrary, actually. Tesla gave the hub caps a lot of thought. It turns out that there’s a valid  Read more

Wheel Refinishing – What You Need To Know

Refinishing your wheels is a popular way to restore them, or to completely change their appearance. Whether your wheels have some gouges or they’re just old, refinishing your wheels makes them look brand new again (if done correctly, that is). You can even choose to have your wheels refinished in a color that’s different from  Read more

A Brief Corvette History

With the new C8 Corvette hitting the market in early 2020, it’ll be the first mid-engine Corvette the world has ever seen. That is, if you don’t count all the prototypes Zora Arkus-Duntov churned out half a century ago. Zora Arkus-Duntov was known as the father of the Corvette, even though he didn’t invent it.  Read more

C8 Corvette Wheel Options – What We Know

Attention, all Corvette fans! Feast your eyes on the new C8 Corvette: The 2020 C8 with the Q8P wheels You’re looking at the most powerful Corvette yet. This bad boy can produce up to 495 horsepower and about 470 foot pounds of torque. It can go from zero to 60 mph in only 2.8 seconds,  Read more

Deep Dish vs. Regular Rims – What’s The Difference?

You’ve probably heard of deep dish rims. If you’re wondering what deep dish rims are, you came to the right place. This guide will answer all the questions you may have about deep dish rims and how they differ from regular rims. What are Deep Dish Rims? Also called deep dish wheels, deep dish rims  Read more

Wheel Offset and Backspacing Chart

Looking for a good explanation on wheel offset and backspacing? You’re not alone. These can be pretty confusing terms, which is why we put together this handy guide on what these terms mean. What is Wheel Offset? Image Credit: FordAuthority The wheel offset is the distance between the wheel mounting surface and the centerline of  Read more

Tesla Model 3 Aero Wheels Really Work

In 2017, Tesla rolled out aero wheels with the Model 3 line. Aero wheels are true to their name. They actually improve aerodynamics. What are aero wheels exactly and how do they improve aerodynamics and your Tesla’s efficiency? Read on to find out. What are Tesla Aero Wheels? Tesla’s innovative aero wheels are basically regular  Read more

Can You Spot The Difference In These Porsche 911s?

With seven generations comes dozens, maybe even hundreds, of design changes (large and small) to the body of the famous Porsche 911. In this new graphic, we go all the way back to 1964 and narrow down those design changes to just a few of the most notable ones. To our eye, the front end  Read more