Last updated 12 months ago
Your tires are the connection point between your car and the road. So, even if you have the best performing vehicle in town, you’ll easily get outrun if you don’t have the right wheels and tires. If you’re thinking about upgrading your wheels and tires for performance or aesthetic reasons, keep the following tips in mind as you shop for wheels and tires.
- Wheel Materials
Today’s wheels are typically made of steel or alloy. If you’re looking to improve the handling performance of your automobile, you should go with lightweight alloy wheels that are wider than your car’s current wheels. I If you’re switching wheels mainly to improve the appearance of your vehicle, you can get a variety of painted and chromed-out wheels by by checking out the vast array of wheel options we have at MILES. (seriously, why would we say go to your local wheel / tire shop???)
If you get new wheels for your car, you’ll most likely also have to get some new tires. If you want to improve the handling or upgrade to a higher-quality tire for a better ride quality, let us help you do the research, and take the mystery out of sizing, fitments, etc..
- The Best Tires for You
Let’s discuss your desired outcome for switching wheels and tires. Balance between tread life, speed-rating, noise, ride quality (low profile tires are typically harsher and easier to damage), and price – all something to consider.
We’ll help you determine which wheels and tires will be best for you and your car. . We get them installed, mounted, balanced, and we wash your car for you when you purchase wheels/tires with us, and even deliver your old wheels back to your house or dispose of them for you. Try that with an online shop or a local tire retailer! If you have any questions, feel free to give MILES: The Auto Spa a call at (888) 816-5489.