Tag Archives: Wheel Diameter
Reading a Tire Sidewall

Follow the diagram below for a complete overview on how to decipher the information displayed on a tire sidewall to get an idea of what size and type of tires you want.

Use this Tire Calculator to figure out the actual height and width of your metric tires.

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Wheel Backspacing and Wheel offset

Follow the diagram below for a complete overview on how to measure wheel dimensions, as well as appropriate terminology for determining what size wheels you want.

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  • Wheel Width: Distance between inside of flanges rounded to nearest 1/2″. Ensure that wheel width is proper for tire size you intend to mount on it. All tire sizes have minimum and maximum wheel width limits. Read More…