Originally Posted by Dana Don
My question is , is there a measurable mpg difference between my steel wheels and alloys of the same size? Will my gas mileage increase with the lighter alloy wheels?
Steel wheels = Heavier and worse mileage per gallon, but less expensive and can be repaired with a hammer if they are bent in the middle of nowhere.
Alloy wheels = Lighter and better gas mileage, but more expensive and cannot be repaired if bent.