One of the most crucial aspects of the race car is its steering wheel… yes we realize this is very much a “duh” statement. What we mean is, in addition to the basic necessity of turning, there are other aspects of steering wheels that affect the car’s operation (i.e. wheel diameter) and fit the driver’s preferences in grip, material, etc. Picking the right wheel based it its diameter, feel, material, comfort, dish, etc. can be a little daunting as there are so many to choose from! There are different wheels for different types of race cars, interior dimensions, driver dimensions, and more, though we’ll save that aspect for a more technical article. To get folks started in the right direction, we would like to highlight a few of our best-selling wheels, of which all come in the very-universal 6-bolt design. In no particular order:
Check out our full line of auto racing steering wheels from MPI, Momo, OMP, Sparco, Sabelt, and more.
If you’re unsure about fitment, shape, pricing, accessories, or any other option, call our product specialists at 512-994-0656, email us at [email protected], or stop by one of our three retail locations in Austin, TX, Southern California, or Braselton, Georgia.
Here’s our pick of the top-5 best auto racing gloves currently on the market – who reigns supreme: Alpinestars, Sparco, or OMP?
Here are our picks for the best auto racing shoes under $250, with a wildcard winner!
Racing can be very expensive, so it got us thinking; what are the best auto racing suits under $1,000? There are plenty of high-end professional…
The Bell Racing RS7C LTWT Carbon is a pretty compelling helmet. It offers best in class ventilation and airflow, in addition to being one of the lightest helmets in its category.
All-in-all, we really enjoyed using and reviewing the Garmin Catalyst Driving Performance Optimizer for HPDE/track day purposes.