Five Reasons to Choose Alloy Wheels

Five Reasons to Choose Alloy Wheels

04 February 2021

Alloy wheels can improve the look and performance of your car, but what are the advantages of having them? It goes without saying that the wheels are one of the most important parts of your car, responsible for transferring the engine’s power to the road and steering, as well as ensuring your ride isn’t too bumpy.

1. They’re stylish

Alloy wheels will certainly turn heads, they are incredibly stylish and will elevate the look of a car. Their aesthetics is the reason that many car owners buy them, sometimes at great expense. But that is worth it for their distinct polished look which will give your car the perfect finish.

2. Durability

Alloy wheels are much stronger than standard wheels as they are made of aluminium or magnesium. This means that they can flex and bend which can make cornering and handling of the car a lot smoother.

They are not immune to damage however and can be susceptible to dents and cracks if the impact or force is hard enough, so take care when driving on undulating or uneven roads.

3. Lightweight

Alloy wheels weigh much less than standard wheels, less weight means that the car will handle better and improve the overall ride performance. The reduction in weight means the suspension has more freedom to handle when turning into sharp or sweeping corners.

4. Less rust

Alloy wheels are made of aluminium and are therefore able to withstand corrosion and rust which makes them a much better choice than standard steel. 

They might cost a bit more, but you can guarantee that they will last a lot longer if you look after and maintain them by using an alloy wheel refurbishment service.

5. Longer life

Depending on the number of miles your tyres can wear out but one feature of alloy wheels is the heat dissipation, which means they can stay cooler for longer periods, extending their longevity. They can also help save money on having to buy new tyres as frequently.

Contact the experts

At JD Wheels, our alloy wheel technicians can tackle any job no matter how difficult the repair. We take the time to assess the damage and you can expect nothing less than a professional service.

If you would like more information about our mobile alloy wheel refurbishment service, then you can get in touch with one of our team here. Alternatively, you can call us on 07903 914822 or email jd-wheels@hotmail.com

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