Restoring Automotive Performance


Understanding Your Tire's Speed Rating

There's a lot to absorb when it comes to choosing new tires. Every tire has a variety of specs that affect the wheels it can be mounted on as well as its handling characteristics, appearance, and even durability. Although it is often overlooked, one of the most important characteristics of any tire is its speed rating. Speed rating on tires is given as a single letter

Tips For Safe And Successful 4X4 Off-Road Recovery Missions

Off-roading trips are a lot of fun right up until the time you bury your tires in deep mud and all movement stops until you can extract your rig. Since off-road driving always comes with the risk of getting stuck or suffering a mechanical failure, it is important to have a plan, the right tools, and some skills for when it invariably happens. Next time you bury your a

3 Important Tips When Maintaining Brakes On A Sports Car

The brakes are one of the most important parts on a sports car, because after all, they are what bring it to a safe stop. To prolong their life and avoid costly repairs, you need to maintain them in the following ways.  Avoid High-Speed Stops  Being in a sports car almost compels you to go fast. Although this is fun, it often forces you to press on the brake

Troubleshooting Irregular Tire Wear

Your tires are the part of your vehicle that experience the most wear, since they are actually in contact with the road. Over time, your tires will naturally wear down. However, when the tread does not wear down evenly, it can point to issues with either your tires or your vehicle. Understanding the most common types of irregular tire wear and the problems that they r

Three Things To Know Before Choosing A Roadside Assistance Plan

Roadside assistance can be a lifesaver if you have a flat tire, run out of gas, or need to be towed. Before choosing a roadside assistance plan, you'll want to do a little bit of research to make sure you are getting the services you need in the event of a car emergency. Here are some things to consider when looking for a roadside assistance plan. Check To See If You