About Bucket Seats
When you are speeding around a track and taking sharp turns, you need your car seat to hold you securely in place. This is why you often find bucket seats instead of bench seats in faster cars. As their name implies, these seats typically have a rounded shape, perfect for accommodating one passenger. In racing bucket seats, this roundedness is often more pronounced in order to keep the driver more secure. However, bucket seats are common in many regular cars as well. By browsing the vast inventory on eBay, it is easy to see that most of the major automobile manufacturers have their own bucket designs for seats. While it is important to find seats that are compatible with the make, model and year of your vehicle, it is also possible to order custom or universal bucket seats. This gives you an opportunity to stray away from the original factory standards. Once you have found and installed the ideal seats for your vehicle, you can protect them with bucket seat covers to keep them shielded from UV rays, dirt, dust, and other elements that can cause wear.