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  • Tire Stretching

  • …a tire with a rim width range between 6" and 8" on a 9" wide wheel. The tire barely sits on the bead seat and creates a gap between the sidewall and rim. Tire manufacturers put time and money into research and development to design tires at the proper size. Stretching the tire can…

  • 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 =…

  • Upgrade to Aftermarket Wheels

  • …(a tire's "footprint") is relative to the width of the tires, and being that the width is 225 vs. 205, you have gained 20 mm in width. This will work very similar on most vehicles. As you increase the wheel size, the width of the wheel also increases. To compensate, the width of the tire

  • Wider Tires on Your BMW 3 Series

  • Wider Tires on Your BMW 3 Series

    …inch in tire width. Below are two Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 tires. The tire on the left is a 205/55R16 and the one the right is size 225/50R16. E46 (most 1999-2005 BMW 323i, 325i, 328i, 330i models): * With the Original Equipment size of 205/55R16, you can use the plus size of 225/50R16.…

  • Related Products: E36 | E46 | Tire 205-55-r16
  • Review of: Hankook Ventus R-S2

  • …similar tires for summer performance for 15%22 wheels are rare, making my next purchase likely a downgrade to a performance all season.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EManufacturers%3A Please continue making tires for performance-oriented vehicles with 15%22 wheels. Make a variety of sizes and widths

  • Related Products: 1989 | 195 45 15 | Hankook Ventus Rs2
  • Wheel Tech Information - Tire / Rim Protectors

  • …applications, the rim protectors will also help shield the tire and wheel bead area from debris, as well as resist damage inflicted by rocks, tree stumps and other off-road obstacles. Photo #4 - Scuff Guard Tires featuring one or more raised rib(s) at their maximum section width (Photo #4) are often…

  • Related Products: Rim Guard Tires | Rim Guard | Wheel Guard



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