Radial Ply Tires

Your Tires Internal Construction, It’s Radial

Tires-Easy Radial Tires, Tire Sizes

98% of the passenger cars on the road today have radial ply tires. Radial is what the “R” in the tire size stands for and refers to the tires internal construction. The internal construction of a tire is important as it is what helps reinforced and strengthen the tire. The inside of the tire is made up of plies of …

Your Tires Internal Construction, It’s Radial was last modified: December 14th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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Tire Section Width and Sidewall Aspect Ratio

Tires-Easy Tire Sizes

The first set of numbers on your tire size is the section width. This is the width of the tire in millimeters. For passenger vehicles and trucks, the tire section width always ends in a 5 (185, 195, 205, etc.). For motorcycles, it always ends in a zero (110, 130) and in some rare instances the section width will be …

Tire Section Width and Sidewall Aspect Ratio was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy

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When it Comes to Your Tires, Size Does Matter

Tires-Easy Tire Sizes

Most consumers know very little about how tire sizing works and often overlook the important details that effect the handling, wear and life of a tire. When you look at the sidewall of your tire, there is so much information, it’s hard to find the dang size sometimes! So let’s break down the details of tire sizing and make it …

When it Comes to Your Tires, Size Does Matter was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by Tires-Easy