Truck Tire options

Truck Tire options

Truck people tend to think of tire replacement time as a time of awesome opportunity and potential – and rightly so! Different tires can yield completely different outcomes in terms of truck characteristics, performance, and limitations. The variety of truck tires available means that there’s definitely a set out there that fits your priorities and the way you use your…

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How to choose Tires & Rims

How to choose Tires & Rims

Fitting wheels that are a good match are very important, putting a modern wheel on a very early car can look so wrong. For me, a period car needs the appropriate period wheel to suit the car’s era and heritage. Conversely putting a very old style of wheel on a brand new car can very easily date the car. Finding…

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When to replace Brakes

When to replace Brakes

WHAT ARE BRAKE PADS? Brake pads are a key part of your vehicle’s brake system; they sit between your brake shoe (the part that clamps down, slowing the tires’ rotation) and your brake drum. Without functioning brake pads, other elements of your vehicle, such as the discs, rotors, and calipers will begin to wear away. Maintaining effective brake pads is…

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When to replace tires

When to replace tires

The Lincoln penny tread depth test has been touted for years to be a suitable method of determining when it’s time to get new tires. It’s based on the premise you’re driving on legal tread depths anytime the top of Lincoln’s head is obscured by the tread and that a tire’s ability to grip the road isn’t greatly reduced in…

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