Get some pics up of your sorted elements on the introductions page.
banded steel wheels are popular on the rear end and don't break the bank. I saw some for sale on a site called parts emporium recently. you don't need huge wide wheels though, you can put quite tall tyres onto standard wheels. Look in the garage scene and see what everyone else is doing.
You'll find all the info you want on glass in the technical section- enjoy your research!