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  • Sizing Hints for Staggered 16" Wheels
  • We recently took a look at 16" sizes for the Bridgestone Potenza RE-11, the only tire we currently have that covers sizes 205/55R16, 225/55R16 and 245/45R16. These are popular sizes for older sports cars, but they have become somewhat limited in availability. The RE-11, with its focus on maximum dry…

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  • Wider Tires on Your BMW 3 Series
  • …vehicles: E36 (most 1992-1998 BMW 318i, 325i, 328i, 330i models): * If you have factory 16" wheels with the Original Equipment size of 205/55R16, you can install 225/50R16 tires with no problem. This is a very common upgrade and fits the wheels well. The plus size maintains the correct overall diameter…

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  • Understanding Speed Ratings
  • Ever wonder what the letter in your tire size means? For example, the "Z" in 245/45ZR17 or the "H" in 205/55R16 89H. This letter is the speed rating of the tire. Tires are tested in laboratory conditions under load by tire manufacturers to determine the maximum speed capability of the tire. Shown below…

  • Eibach BMW 328i Pro-Kit Springs and Anti-Roll Kit Sway Bars
  • …while both tires have equivalent overall diameters, the visible sidewall height of the Original Equipment 205/55R16 sized tire is 3.75", while the visible sidewall height of Plus Two 225/40R18 sized tire measured only 2.5". As a rule of thumb, if a tire's visible sidewall height is only equal to, or…

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