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Project Ram (Episode 2): Summit Racing’s 2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn Gets New Wheels, Tires, and a Lift Kit

Welcome to Episode Two of Project Ram, Summit Racing’s 2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn pickup truck upgrade video series. In this video, watch as Project Ram gets some wheel, tire, […]

Q&A / Wheels & Tires

Mailbag: How to Keep Your New Wheels Looking Great for a Long Time

Q: I recently got a set of new wheels for my car. How should I go about taking care of them? A: Adding a new set of wheels to your […]

Brakes & Suspension / Driveline / Tech Articles / Wheels & Tires

Guide to Troubleshooting Drag Race Traction Issues

In a perfect world, a race car would always hook anywhere. It would go down the track straight, it wouldn’t rattle the tires, and it wouldn’t lose traction somewhere down […]

Q&A / Wheels & Tires

Mailbag: Determining Tire Age by Serial Number

Q: How old are my tires? … A: The serial number of a tire is the most effective way to determine its age. The serial number may also be referred […]

Product Installs / Wheels & Tires

Project F-150 (Part 2): Installing New Wheels and Tires on a 2019 Ford F-150 (Video)

The crew at Summit Racing chose the 20-inch Pro Comp Syndrome 44 Series wheels and BF Goodrich All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires for its 2019 Ford F-150 truck upgrade project, which […]

Q&A / Wheels & Tires

Mailbag: Are Winter Tires Worth It?

Q: I live in an area that occasionally experiences heavy snowfall during the winter and I’m considering a set of winter wheels and tires. Are they really worth it, given […]

Q&A / Wheels & Tires

Mailbag: Should I Get Hub Centric Rings for New Wheels?

Q: Do I need hub centric rings for my new wheels? … A: We recommend using hub centric rings on all aftermarket aluminum wheels that will accept them. Hub centric […]

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Q&A / Wheels & Tires

Mailbag: How Long Do Drag Slicks Last?

Q: How long will a set of drag slicks last? … A: The life of a drag racing tire can be determined by many factors. Tire compound, track conditions, vehicle […]

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Tech / Wheels & Tires

Pro Tips for Setting Tire Pressure and Adjusting to Changing Track Temperatures

There are many questions related to adjusting tire pressure on a drag car, and it seems everyone has a different opinion. The reality is, every car will require a slightly […]

Tech / Tech Articles / Wheels & Tires

Quick Tips for Checking Tire Pressure (Like, the Proper Way)

Whether you drive a custom hot rod or a late model family sedan, it’s nearly impossible to over-estimate the importance of having the correct air pressure in your tires. Proper […]