Tire sizes - MustangForums.com

General Tech Ask model specific questions in the appropriate category below. All other general questions within.

Tire sizes

Reply

 
 
 
Old 07-11-2006, 02:37 AM
  #1  
movalstang
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: .
Posts: 49
Default Tire sizes

I just bought some 18 x 10 and 18 x 9 rims and im trying to figure out will a 295/35 fit the back and 245/40 for the front and will they be flush with the wheel well or will it stick out . or should i get 275/35 for the back and 245/40 for the front
movalstang is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2006, 03:21 AM
  #2  
ShadowDrake
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Whitehall, Michigan
Posts: 2,638
Default RE: Tire sizes

I have 295/35-18 in the rear... 265/35-18 in the front. For the front, the overall diameter does not matter, it's all about looks there.

They stick out a little bit, and kick up a lot of stones (lots of scratches on the side scoops... thankfully the scoops take 99% of the abuse... I don't see many new scratches anywhere else). Get the 295 in the rear FOR SURE, and if the 245 will fit well on the front (will probably look stretched) go for it... 265 is pretty safe though, looks good on the wheel.

See my photobucket here:

http://s50.photobucket.com/albums/f324/ShadowDrake05/
ShadowDrake is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
2007CalSpec
2005-2014 Mustangs
7
09-09-2015 05:37 PM
Boostaddict
Lethal Performance
2
09-08-2015 09:56 PM
M3hunter
S197 Handling Section
0
09-05-2015 03:42 PM

Forum Jump

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory