How It’s Made – Alloy Wheels

  Lighter wheels can improve handling by reducing unsprung mass, allowing suspension to follow the terrain more closely and improve grip. Better heat conduction and a more open wheel design can help dissipate heat from the brakes, which improves braking performance in more demanding driving conditions and reduces the chance of diminished brake performance or even…

Debating tinted window legislation

Chile’s recently passed law (as of March, 2019) permitting the unconditional application of aftermarket tinted windows on cars is already being debated in congress. Previous legislation permitted tinted windows installed by automakers, the new and less restrictive law are subject to regulation, with some local lawmakers claiming that darker shades could hinder the enforcement of traffic…