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Englands answer to the General Lee
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Tuning the 150bhp Diesel Astra Sport Hatch
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High performance wheels and tyre selection

TorqueCars guide to performance car tuning through appropriate wheel and tyre selection. Contrary to popular belief the widest tyres and biggest wheels are not always the best for performance

We look at the world of light weight wheels and performance tyres and outline the pros and cons of the many options open to you.

Guide to tyres

Find out all about tyres in our guide where we explain road legal slicks, Assymetric Symnmetrical and Directional tread patterns and what are the advantages of winter tyres vs summer tyres. Choose the right tyre for the job and you’ll have many benefits, but choose wrongly and you’ll compromise your cars handling and performance.

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A look at high performance wheels

One popular modification done to cars is replacing the wheels. We will look at the types of wheel available, the pros and cons of each and look at the implications of fitting different size wheels.

We will be challenging the concept of wider wheels giving more grip and looking at the effect a larger rim size has on a cars performance.

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Alloy Wheels


Alloy wheels and their impact on handling and performance. Read More...

Winter Tyres


Benefits & advantages of Winter tyres & snow tyres Read More...

Performance Tyres


Tyres and tread patterns for High performance cars Read More...


Todays featured car tuning "how to..." article

Ravs Toyota supra tuning tips 400bhp

We take a look at a rather impressive Toyota supra that is clearly loved and cared for by it’s owner, Rav! We asked Rav a few questions about this monster he calls a car.

What the best thing about owning your car?
It’s got lots of tuning potential and 320bhp straight out of the box. The car gets lots of attention and being able to beat all those BMW M3 and Porsche 911 owners is an added bonus.

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