Sunday, September 07, 2008

American Racing Torque Thruster II
Custom Wheels

American Racing Torque Thruster II
1940 Ford 2 Door SedanThis beautiful 1940 Ford 2 Door Sedan Street Rod is equipped with American Racing Torque Thruster II Custom Wheels. These rims come in the following sizes and backspacing.
Size, Backspace Range, Estimated Price
14 X 7, 3.75 - 4.25, $245.00 ea.
15 X 6, 3.00 - 3.25, $240.00 ea.
15 X 7, 3.75 - 4.25, $250.00 ea.
15 X 8, 3.75 - 5.25, $260.00 ea.
15 X 10, 3.75 - 6.0, $280.00 ea.
15 X 12, 3.75 - 7.0, $330.00 ea.
15 X 14, 3.75 - 7.0, $330.00 ea.
16 X 5.5, 2.75 Only, $260.00 ea.
16 X 7, 3.75 - 4.25, $260.00 ea.
16 X 8, 3.75 - 5.25, $270.00 ea.
16 X 9.5, 3.75 - 6.75, $335.00 ea.
17 X 7, 3.75 - 4.75, $310.00 ea.
17 X 8, 3.75 - 5.75, $320.00 ea.
17 X 9.5, 3.75 - 7.25, $340.00 ea.
17 X 11, 5.25 - 8.0, $355.00 ea.
18 X 7, 3.75 - 4.75, $350.00 ea.
18 X 8, 4.00 - 5.25, $375.00 ea.
18 X 10, 4.50 - 7.25, $400.00 ea.
20 X 8, 3.75 - 5.25, $450.00 ea.
20 X 10, 4.50 - 7.25, $500.00 ea.

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Sunday, August 17, 2008

Sean John Rims

Sean John Custom WheelThe Sean John Custom Wheel line is a forged wheel with a pressed lip as opposed to the rolled lips, offering increased rigidity and lighter weights. All wheels are hubcentric to the vehicle and requires no centering rings. These wheels weigh less than 30 pounds and that means much less stress on brakes, axles, bearings.

Making music and designing clothes have propelled P-Diddy to the fore-front of fashion and his latest objective will be to tackle the world of custom wheels and custom rims. Want a set? See all 8 styles by clicking Sean John Custom Wheels

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Thursday, August 14, 2008

Bigg Custom Wheels

Bigg Apple Custom WheelBIGG Wheels...Are you BIGG enough?? That is the what Bigg Custom Wheels has to say about your car, truck or SUV rims. The Bigg Wheel above is their Chrome SUV Bigg Apple rim available in 20, 22 and 24 inch.

Other models to look for are the Bigg Spank, XXL, Bang, Boss, Daddy, City, Liar, Style, Game, Bling, Time, Joe, Hit, Bill, Storm and Player. Find these Bigg rims in 18 to 24 inch. Price and Availability

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Wednesday, August 13, 2008

ROH Drift R Custom Wheels

ROH Drift R Custom WheelsROH Drift R Custom Wheels are made in Australia. This company is a prestigious aftermarket custom wheel leader. There reputation has been earned through creative design like the ROH Drift R Custom Wheels shown above. ROH supplies original equipment wheels and aftermarket custom wheels, has been in the business since 1946 and use the most advance technology available.

These ROH Drift R Custom Wheels are finished with a full diamond cut face and have that deep lip and angled spoke profile that really allows these wheels to reflect sunlight. These aircraft grade wheels are made of A356 Alloy, the strongest wheels on the market today. If you are looking for a set of nice 17 inch X 8 inch custom wheels then shop for ROH Drift R Custom Wheels. Check Price and Availability

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Sunday, August 10, 2008

Chip Foose Custom Wheels
Nitrous Polished on Camaro

Chip Foose Custom Wheels on Camaro and MustangChip Foose Nitrous II Polished Custom Wheels on a very nice Camaro with Ford Mustang in background. Mustang has the same wheels. Foose Classics Nitrous II cast aluminum fully polished with ability to have custom wheel fitments for your street rod or muscle car. Other Chip Foose Custom Rims available are Nitrous Chrome, Foose 500, Foose Challenger, Foose Monterey, Ascot, Legend Chrome and Foose Knight.

Chip Foose Designs has created a full line of custom wheels, Fan Apparel & Souvenirs, Diecast Toy Vehicles and more!
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Saturday, August 09, 2008

Edge Wheels Focus G With Accents

Edge Custom WheelsEdge Wheels Focus G With Accents. These beautiful chrome custom wheels with gold colored accents come in the following sizes: 22x9.5 and 24x9.5. Edge Custom Wheels come in 58 different styles. All are popular rims such as the "Bullet" originally found on the Steve McQueen Mustang. If you are looking for a set of nice custom wheels then shop for Edge Wheels. Check Price and Availability!

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Friday, August 08, 2008

Modulare Forged Custom Wheels

Modulare Forged Custom WheelsThe new Modulare Forged Custom Wheels are made in America. Sizes available are 19 inch, 20 inch and 22 inch. These Custom Wheels are designed for most high end Luxury and Sport's Car applications. All Modulare Forged Custom wheels come with a chrome lip. Standard center finishes include Chrome, Brushed, White, Black and Silver.

The Modulare M1 is shown. Other's available are the Modulare M2, Modulare M3, Modulare M4 and Modulare M5. Other Modulare Forged will be arriving soon. Check Price and Availability!


Wednesday, August 06, 2008

True Forge Custom Wheels With Painted Lips

Yellow Painted LipsRed Painted LipsBlue Painted Lips
True Forged Wheels was founded for the automotive enthusiasts. They manufacture and sell directly custom made wheels that are CNC machined using the latest technology on the market. Their custom wheels are made from a solid piece of billet aluminum.

Find True Forged Custom Wheels in all popular styles. Finishes include polished, chrome, brushed aluminum, graphite, race gold, glossy colors, flat colors and custom painted to match your car, truck or SUV. The True Forged Custom Wheels above are 3 piece wheels with color lips! Find True Forged Custom Wheels Here!

Friday, August 01, 2008

Boyd Coddington Custom Wheels
For Sale

For Sale one set (4 wheels) of BOYD CODDINGTON custom wheels. These rims are polished. Front are 18x8, back space 5.5 inch, bolt pattern 5 x 4.75. Rear are 18x8, back space 5.5 inch, bolt pattern 5 x 4.75. Comes with 4 valve stems and 20 chrome acorn lugs.

These custom rims will fit Bel Air 1955 and up, Biscayne, Camaro, Chevelle, El Camino, Impala, S10, Nova 68 and up, Pontiac Firebird 1967-92, Buick Skylark, Cutlass, 442, GTO and Lemans.
Price and Availability

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Wednesday, July 30, 2008

American Racing Torq Thrust Set Of 4
For Sale In Pennsylvania

American Racing Torq Thrust Custom WheelsAmerican Racing Torq Thrust Custom Wheels set of 4 for sale in Pennsylvania.

Seller's Description: This is a set of American Racing Torq Thrust. These wheels are new and come with lug nuts and American Racing center caps. Rear are 8.5x15. Front are 7x15. The American Racing Custom Wheels will fit Mopar or Ford with 4.5 bolt circle. I bought them for my project but not going to use them. Price $525.00 for all 4 wheels plus shipping. See Item For Sale!

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

BT Custom Wheels - Shift

BT Custom Wheels - ShiftBT Custom Wheels - Shift! The BT Shift is a FWD custom wheel that has a 73mm Hub opening with a boltpattern of 4x100 and 4x114.3mm. Designed with a 8 hole universal bolt pattern that will fit most foreign compact cars such as Toyota, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Mazda, Ford, Chevrolet, Acura, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Kia and more.

The new BT shift custom wheels - staggered fitment and comes with customizable inserts. The BT Shift wheel line consists of Black Diamond Cut Lip with optional red inserts - sizes 18x7.5, 19x8 and 19x9.5. Silver optional blue insert - sizes 18x7.5, 19x8 and 19x8.5. Silver with chrome inserts - sizes 18x7.5, 19x8 and 19x9.5. Chrome with black inserts - sizes 18x7.5, 19x8 and 19x9.5. Black Diamond Cut Lip with chrome inserts and also available in 18x7.5, 19x8 and 19x9.5.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Why Tires Lose Pressure

Why Tires Lose Pressure? Tires can loose one PSI (Pound Per Square) per month under normal conditions. Additionally tires can lose 1 psi for Digital Tire Gauge when tires are cold. Driving heats up tires and makes the reading incorrect.

To check your tire pressure remove tire valve cap. Place the end of the tire gauge over valve stem. Press the tire gauge straight and firmly until the digital gauge indicates a pressure reading. If needed, add air and recheck pressure with the tire gauge. Replace valve cap.

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Monday, July 21, 2008

DIP Custom Wheels

Dip Custom Wheels are now available in 14 new styles. Dip Custom Wheels builds wheels that are of the highest quality on the market today.
Dip Custom Wheels offers some of the hottest new styles available, in the sizes you need, at a price you can afford. Find the following truck and SUV custom wheel. Klone (D01) - 20 inch chrome. Assail (D02) - 20 & 22 inch chrome. X (D04) - 18, 20 & 22 inch chrome wheel. D10 - 18, 20 & 22 inch chrome wheel. D11 - 20 & 22 inch chrome. D19 - 20, 22 or 24 inch black face w/machined lip and chrome. D21 - 20& 22 inch chrome. Phantom (D25) 18, 20 & 22 inch chrome. Rebel (D77) - 18, 20, 22 & 24 inch chrome.

Find the following DIP Wheels that can be used on Passenger Cars, Trucks and SUV's. Apollo (D20) 20 & 20 inch chrome. L (D22) 20 & 22 inch chrome.

Find the following DIP rims for Passenger Cars. Poison (D61) 15, 17 & 18 inch Chrome. Dagger (D62) 17, 18 & 20 inch. Ninja (D65) 16, 17, 18 & 20 inch chrome. DIP Custom Wheels For Sale On Line

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Sunday, July 20, 2008

Auto Related Articles We Wrote

Below are 15 Automobile related articles written by Steven Farber for Ezine Articles. Find articles about Custom Wheels and Classic Cars, our favorite subject.

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Saturday, July 19, 2008

Wheel Boot Locks Prevent Car Theft!

Do you park your car where it's not safe? Parking lot, parking garage or out in plane site on the street. Then you need a heavy duty wheel lock that will foil car thieves. Shown in this image installed to a wheel making it impossible to easily steal your ride and ruin your day. Works just as good as the expensive Denver Boot Wheel Lock but cost a lot less. Wheel Book Lock is adjustable and works on small cars, large cars and even pickup trucks. Buy It Now!

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Friday, July 18, 2008

American Eagle Wheels - Boss Motorsport

American Eagle Wheels Boss 335
The newest Custom Wheel to hit the market from American Eagle Wheels is the Boss 335. The Boss 335 has a black face and a very clean wide polished lip. It also comes in a chrome face and polished lip. For your Dodge Charger, Dodge Magnum or Chrysler 300 try a set of 22x9.5 inch with a +20 offset. Also available in 20x8.5 with a +12 and +25 offset. A good understanding of Wheel Offset can be found at our Custom Wheels n Rims web site.

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Thursday, July 17, 2008

D'Vinci Custom Wheels On A Dodge Charger

Dodge Charger with Vento by D'Vinci WheelsShown here are D'Vinci Wheels mounted on a 2006 Dodge Charger SRT. D'Vinci Vento rims provides this Dodge Charger exactly what performance enthusiasts want in an American Muscle car. A world-class ride and handling plus the aggressive looks of Dodge Charger and D'Vinci Wheels. The Vento by D'Vinci Wheels are available in 20x8.5, 22x9 and 22x9.5 chrome and assorted colors. Shown above are 22 inch black Vento rims with chrome inserts.

Find 60 different Custom Wheel MFG listed on our site
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Wednesday, July 16, 2008

D'Vinci HAVOC XL Custom Wheels

Following in the footsteps of Leonardo de Vinci, these HAVOC XL custom wheels combine classic design with leading edge technology. Made by D'Vinci Wheels in chrome and many assorted colors including the popular black. The HAVOC XL sizes come in 20x8.5, 22x9.5, 20x10 and 24x10 big rims. The image above is a Cadillac Escalade riding on these beautiful rims. Any D'Vinci Custom Wheels will enhance the look of your vehicle and adds increased performance and handling.

Find 60 different Custom Wheel MFG listed on our site
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Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Touge Motegi Racing Rims

Arguably one of the best loved drivers in Formula D is Daijiro Yoshihara! Yoshihara brings crowds to their feet with his impressive speed and reckless abandon when sliding into a turn. Always a crowd favorite, Dai has competed in both Formula D and D1 Grand Prix, finishing 5th in 2005. his PacRim S13 runs flashy chrome Touge Motegi Racing Wheels that fit him and his inspiring driving style.

Motegi Racing for the track and street is proud to introduce the Touge Racing wheel. Find Touge Motegi Racing Custom Wheels in Gun Metal 2171, Glossy Black 2178, Bronze 2175 and Chrome 2176.

Monday, July 14, 2008

Baccarat Custom Wheels For Sale

All Baccarat Custom Wheels are produced with the latest technology. Their quality and design allows you to create the wheels and tire packages of your choice. The Mirage. pictured above, will fit all 6 lug GMC Denali's, Yukon's, Avalanche's, Escalade's, Tahoe's, all 6-lug 1500 Series Pickups, Suburban's, and Sierra's. In sizes of 18 inch, 20 inch and 22 inch. Choose chrome or black chrome.

Other Baccarat Custom Wheels include the Allure, Passion and Phang. In sizes from 18 inch to 24 inch big rims and finishes in chrome or black. All Baccarat Custom Wheels come with gold, chrome or black facets for that custom two-tone look.

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Sunday, July 13, 2008

Alloy Technologies AT680 Custom Wheels
For Sale

Alloy Technology AT680 Custom WheelEnhance your vehicle's look with these great wheels. Alloy Technology AT680 Custom Wheels brings style, distinctive design, and quality at affordable prices. Find the AT680 in Silver with a diamond cut lip in sizes of 18.7.5 and 20x8.5. For custom trucks check out the Black with diamond cut lip AT680 in sizes 18x7.5 and 20x8.5. Alloy Technology AT680 custom wheels even come in a low maintenance Chrome. These wheels fit all FWD vehicles.

Find a set of 4 Alloy Technology AT680 Custom Wheels for less than $1000.00 at this Online Distributor

American Racing Shelby Cobra Custom Wheels

Shelby MustangIn the mid 1960s Ford wanted a higher performance Mustang that could compete with the Chevy Corvette. The job was turned over to the Shelby-American, who built street versions of the Mustang GT that Carroll Shelby named the GT-350. With racing victories as a major goal Shelby then turned to American Racing for light weight aluminum alloy wheels.

American Racing Custom WheelsToday you can find reproductions of these light Custom Wheels in the American Racing Shelby Cobra, the Shelby Cobra polished and the Shelby Razor seen in the image above. American Racing Shelby Cobra series 427 RWD comes in sizes 15x4, 15x6, 15x7, 15x8, 15x10,15x12, 15x14, 17x7, 17x8, 17x9.5, 17x11, 18x8, 18x8 and 18x10 2 piece painted centers with a polished rim. The American Racing Shelby Cobra polished series 427P 2 piece polished center with a polished rim come in the same sizes. The American Racing Shelby series 198S FWD/RWD come in sizes 17x9, 18x9 and 20x9. Finish is a Gun Metal center Machined Rim that is clear coated with Shelby logo on spoke.

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Sunday, October 08, 2006

Vintage American Racing Torq-Thrust Custom Wheels

This year is the 50th anniversary of American Racing Custom Wheels. American Racing vintage wheel collection consist of 27 different custom wheel designs. If you have ever been to the American Racing web site, then we are sure you noticed the distinctive vintage styling of their "Torq-Thrust" custom wheels.

American Racing’s Torq-Thrust Original Series 309 is a 1-piece painted/machined alloy custom rim that has been around for a long time. In 1956 this wheel started a trend with American hot rod and muscle car enthusiast. The original magnesium five spoke American Racing Torq-Thrust with its unique tapered curve form spoke design is considered by many to be the most famous custom wheel of all time and one that changed world of racing on the strip and the street.

However, not all of the innovative technology and attention to detail is obvious at first glance. This five spoked American Racing wheel was accepted on the drag strip by increased brake cooling and was much lighter and stronger than stock steel wheels. This "mag" wheel, as they were called in the 1960s, went from the strip to the streets and started the custom wheel trend of the 1960s and 1970s. A set of genuine Torq-Thrusts custom wheels are very collectible even today.

Different designs have evolved over the years and American Racing still offers the "Torq-Thrust Original" along with the Torq-Thrust D (1-piece alloy) and Torq-Thrust II (2-piece alloy) plus a Torq-Thrust ST for trucks and SUV’s. All the Torq-Thrust rims provide a wider track, lower stance and sleeker more aerodynamic looking style to your car, truck or SUV. American Racing has what it takes to sustain their dominant position in the custom wheel industry for another 50 years.