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In the October Issue | Wheels do Wear

To quote James Clay, pro racer and president of BMW tuning house BimmerWorld: “Every piece of metal in this world has a fatigue life.” And that extends to the wheels on your car, too.

In the October Issue | Wheel Buyer's Guide

Bored of your wheels? Time for something newer? Or something not so beat?

Apex Wheels: Lightweight and Currently on Sale

Apex is currently having group buy deals for its new SM-10 wheel.

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Suspension & Handling: How to Execute DIY Track Testing Like a Pro

You don’t have to be Consumer Reports—or even GRM—to conduct your own product tests.

Shop Work: Nine Steps to Painting Your Wheels at Home

Tired of the silver wheels that every car seems to come with these days? No problem: You can change their color in just nine steps and a few hours.

Tires & Wheels: Are Wheels a Wear Item? Yes, They Are

Did you know wheels are a wear item? We talk to Scott Weiss, marketing director at König Wheels, in order to make sure a little problem doesn’t become a big problem.

Shop Work: Is Bigger Always Better When It Comes to Wheel and Tire Packages?

Does size matter? We tested nearly identical wheel and tire packages with different aspect ratios to determine if a smaller sidewall made a big difference in lap times.

Columns: Column: When Math Should Take the Back Seat | Sometimes You Pick a Wheel Simply Because It Makes You Happy

When it comes to parts for your car like wheels, sometimes it's more important to pick what makes you smile instead of what is proven to make you go faster.

Shop Work: How To Optimize an ND-Chassis Mazda MX-5 for Comfort on the Street and Performance on the Track

Can one car make a great daily while also serving as a competitive autocrosser and a fun track car? If the answer is Miata, then likely yes.

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FD RX-7 Wheels - Powdercoated
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OEM Wheels for Classic Cars and More
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Diamond Racing wheels 15x7, 5x5 bolt pattern
Mounting tires...again. Now with less information!
Clearance from caliper to wheel, rotor to caliper bracket
Looking for a wheel
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Free 4x100 Wheels
Game idea: ID wheels, using only the backside
Anybody tried DIY wheel refinishing?
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Need wheel help, Lightweight 15" 4x100 et0 or so
2-Piece Gotti Wheels 13x6, 4x100
FS: Audi A3/4 18x8 5x112 wheels
14 x 5.5 Volks
14s-->15s on a 98 Corolla?
Do I need spacers? Never used them before
What happened to 949 Racing?
4x100 14x7 Panasport wheels w/ FK612 tires

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