Alloy wheels, if done right can make your everyday car stand out from the zillions of other cars on the street. We’ve trawled the web for 10 everyday cars of India that command a second glance with a new set of alloy wheels. While some may find these choices too loud, the whole idea behind these alloy wheels is to get people to stop and stare.
Honda Brio on 17 inch alloys
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17 inch alloy wheels on a car whose stock rim size is 14 inches is a big deal. This is exactly the story of this Honda Brio, whose tasteful 17 inch alloy wheels fill up the wheel wells very nicely.
Honda City Type II with Lime Alloys
The Honda City Type II is made of square slabs. In other words, there isn’t much to look at save for straight lines. A quartet of Lime colour Lenso alloy wheels can really make the car stand out. And that’s what has happened to this one here.
Fiat Punto with Gold Coloured Alloys
India loves the yellow metal. On cars, gold coloured alloy wheels have some potential. This Fiat Punto’s owner knows that.
Maruti 800 SS80 with White Alloys
A Maruti 800 SS80 is an attraction by itself, for its boxy Volkswagen Golf MKI inspired looks. While alloys on this sky blue Maruti 800 SS80 make it even more special.
Honda Brio with orange alloy wheels
Orange is a stand out colour, be it on a hoarding or on a car. This white coloured Honda Brio stands out quite literally with its loud orange alloy wheels.
Maruti Suzuki Zen with orange alloy wheels
Continuing the orange fest is this Maruti Suzuki Zen, which otherwise is an inconspicuous mass market car in India. With the orange coloured alloy wheels though, it simply screams Look-At-Me.
Maruti Suzuki Swift with blue alloy wheels
Maruti Suzuki sells over 15,000 Swift hatchbacks every month. This is good for the factory, but not so good for folks seeking exclusivity. So, what do they do? They slip on electric blue alloy wheels in gleaming black Swift hatchbacks.
Red Skoda Octavia with white alloy wheels
White alloy wheels win big on practically any car, without standing out like say lime green or orange coloured ones. White wheels on this red coloured Skoda Octavia looks just right to make the understated Czech gain a second glance.
Volkswagen Polo with blue alloys
This Volkswagen Polo has received the GTI treatment for its exteriors, and remains understated despite this. What changes the equation though are the blue coloured alloy wheels, in the process making the Polo look extra special.
Hyundai i20 with orange alloys
The previous generation Hyundai i20 hardly commanded a second glance, much unlike the current generation version. A set of orange alloy wheels can remedy anything, as proven by this Hyundai i20 here.
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