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  • Plus Sizing 101

  • sizing with a lower profile tire often leads to more responsive handling and a better cosmetic appearance. Notice that while the wheel diameter increases, the tire profile decreases. It's that simple. You don't have to do the math on your own! Our website fitment specialists already know what size

  • Upgrade to Aftermarket Wheels

  • …As you increase the wheel size, the width of the wheel also increases. To compensate, the width of the tire increases and the sidewall gets shorter to make up for the extra inch of wheel height. The wider your tires get, the more rubber you have contacting the ground, thus increasing your handling…

  • More on Plus Sizing

  • When creating a Plus Size fitment, the section width of the tire increases and the sidewall height decreases. The contact patch of the tire changes shape by becoming shorter and wider. While the shape changes, the size (area) of the contact patch remains relatively unchanged. * High aspect ratio =…

  • Tire Specs Explained | Tire Rack

  • …on a variety of rim widths. A tire's rim width range identifies the narrowest to the widest rim widths that the tire is designed to fit. The width of the rim will influence the width of the tire. A tire mounted on a narrow rim would be 'narrower' than if the same size tire was mounted on a wide rim.

  • How easy is it to get custom rims?

  • …an increase in tire size—but bigger tires tend to have lower profiles, which decreases the amount of tire shown. The focus, obviously, remains on the wheels. (And with that increase in tire sizes comes additional performance benefits. Larger diameter wheels and lower profile tires increase


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