When you really start diving into suspension upgrades, you’ll likely find a lot of folks talking about tubular control arms. That’s because an aftermarket set of control arms can offer a few key benefits. For starters, many are lighter than the factory control arms, which can reduce unsprung weight. Better still, aftermarket control arms can make suspension adjustments and future upgrades even easier.
To show you what we mean, we found this short video from the folks at Classic Performance Products. While the beginning of the video talks a lot about their own specific control arm design and manufacturing, the latter half gives you some side-by-side demonstrations that showcase some of the benefits of an aftermarket control arm over a stock one.
So if you’re thinking about a control arm upgrade, it’s worth checking out: