tire speed and how fast can it go

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary, How Fast Do Your Tires Go?

Tires-Easy Tire Buying Guide, Tire Sizes

The top speed your tires can handle is indicated by the tire speed index. Every tire has a designation indicating the top speed at which the tire can properly operate. This designation originated from the German’s Autobahn. Due to the lack of any posted maximum speed limits, tires needed to indicate their performance speeds in order to keep drivers safe. …

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary, How Fast Do Your Tires Go? was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Tires-Easy

tire internal construction radial

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: July 29th, 2019 by Tires-Easy

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: July 29th, 2019 by Tires-Easy

Understandinf Tire Sizing

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: July 29th, 2019 by Tires-Easy