At threepieceus its no secret that we are big supporters of authentic 3 piece wheels, and not the biggest fan of replica brands, or "reps". This video from Weds Wheels demonstrates the difference between a forged, quality made wheel and a cast replica. Check out the damage that occurs to the replica wheels when subjected to the same testing as the authentic wheels!
When the price of authentic three piece wheels is falling lower and lower every day, why would you still purchase replicas that can hurt your car's performance, or potentially cause you injury!
What are your thoughts about authentic wheels versus replicas?
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