Originally Posted by Daleford
Just considering the right wheel and tire size for my Mustang. Is there a rough rule of thumb on pricing of tires going higher with wheel size?
For example, a 18 inch tire will be 10% higher in price than a 17 inch? Maybe a 20 inch is 20% higher than an 18 inch?
[speaking of an identical brand and roughly the same size]
Luke are you listening?
Prices do go up, but not significantly in the same tire line. What will go up or down depending on how you look at is ride quality and the ability to absorb road imperfections. Larger diameter tires with thin sidewalls can be punishing, especially going from 18" to 20".