Just pick up the phone and give us a ring. I know 275 is the ideal width, but could I fit a 285 on there? Tire widths for a wheel/rim size chart - Equivalency table. Sure appreciate the help! Can I put a 10.5 inch wide tire on a rim that is only half inch smaller. For 50-series tires and above, the rim width is 70% of the tire's section width, rounded off to the nearest 0.5. Divide this by the 25.4 to get…, …Share on Pinterest Email Page to a Friend Tire Tech: Tire Specs Explained: Rim Width Range for Track & Competition Use For handling-oriented track & competition fitments, Tire Rack recommends mounting tires on the widest rim width approved by the tire manufacturer (and permitted by competition…, …widest size allowed by the class rules, we’ve installed 255/40R17 Dunlop Direzza Sport Z1 Star Spec tires mounted on 17x9.0 ET48 TRMotorsports C3 wheels. Whats the widest tire you can put on a 15x7 Z28 rim with a stock 1972suspension. jeep, that means i can do everything :dance: Most tires with a width of 10.5" have a recommended wheel width of 7"-9". Aug 10, 2005 #1. As long as the tire has the same rim diameter it will probaly just bulge just a little but not as much as a 12.5 wide tire. The below table provides you the tire widths you can fit compared to the rim width. Rim Width Range Because tires have flexible sidewalls, a single tire size will fit on a variety of rim widths. Come join the discussion about reviews, performance, trail riding, gear, suspension, tires, classifieds, troubleshooting, maintenance, for all JL, JT, JK, TJ, YJ, and CJ models! For the driving enthusiast on a budget, buying steel wheels with your winter GTI tires can help keep the total cost down. To kill, you must know your enemy, and in this case my enemy is a varmint. Man, free to kill gophers at will. For 45-series tires and below, the rim width is 85% of the tire's section width, rounded off to the nearest 0.5. Sumitomo has widest…. Messages: 443. POP QUIZ 195/70R14 205/60R15 245/45R16 Which of these tires is the widest, and which is the tallest in overall diameter? I currently have 26" bike with 26 x 1.95 (rear) and 26 x 2.10 (front). For example, a 255/50R16 tire has a design section width of 10.04\" (255mm = 10.04 inches). Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Rim Width Range for Street / Highway Tires, Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Section Width, Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained: Rim Width Range for Track & Competition Use, Tire Tech Information - Tire Specs Explained, Tire Rack Tire Storage Rack: The Ultimate Storage Solution, Tire Tech Information - Getting More Out of Competition Tires. I want to go more narrow and I believe but just looking at the amount of bulge from the 12.5 wide tire the rims must be 10inch wide. This makes the rack large enough for even the widest of sports car tires and most large truck tires. The width of the rim will influence… For example, a 255/50R16 tire has a design section width of 10.04" (255mm = 10.04 inches). A tire's rim width range identifies the narrowest to the widest rim widths that the tire is designed to fit. …wear for every 1/32" that is worn away, etc. A tire's rim width range identifies the narrowest to the widest rim widths upon which the tire is … Related Products: Widest Tire For Rim | Corvette C4 | 17x7.5. This is a very aggressive custom fitment, which required some work to get to fit. Maybe this should be in the Wheel and Tire section, but it pertains to 26" as well. Messages: 8,694 Likes Received: 1. A forum community dedicated to Jeep Wrangler owners and enthusiasts. 70% of 10.04\" is 7.028\", which rounded to the nearest half inch, is 7\". SoBlue4.6 New Member Established Member. And that's all she wrote. Joined: Sep 20, 2004 Location: Southern Maryland. Thanks in advance. Putting Larger Wheels on Your Vehicle …of your vehicle. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. BondoSpecial Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member. I was looking at getting 26 x 2.50 tires, but was wondering if my rims would actually accommodate that width? Discussion Starter • #1 • Aug 15, 2005. The Tire Rack Tire Storage Rack is a great long term solution to keeping…, …means purchasing a Winter / Snow Tire & Wheel Package is your best bet for handling the toughest conditions winter has to offer.