What Is Tire Offset

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What Is Tire Offset
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  • is comprised of a hub, spokes and rim. These parts work together to create the wheel. The hub is the center portion of the wheel and is what attaches the wheel to the suspension. The spokes radiate out from the hub and attach to the rim. The rim is the outer part of the wheel that holds the tire.

  • Wheel Offset

  • What is wheel offset? Very simply stated, it is the distance from the hub mounting surface to the centerline of the wheel. It is measured in millimeters and can fall into one of three categories: Zero wheel offset occurs when the hub mounting surface is spot-on with the centerline of the wheel.…

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  • Tire manufacturers are adjusting what they do, as a number of businesses are, in ways that help offset the environmental impact of their products. EcoPlus Technology is Continental's response. Continental tires that feature EcoPlus Technology have Tg-F Polymers and +Silane additives to improve…

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  • What Size Rims or Wheels Fit My Car?

  • …you select a wheel diameter that's different than the Original Equipment, you may need a new set of tires. You can shop by size to help you find the tires that are right for your application. For more information on selecting the proper wheel, read "What is Wheel Offset and Backspace?"


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