Make the 225/75-16 Your Next Tire Choice

The 225/75-16 tire is designed to handle well in a variety of summer and winter conditions. Some models can tackle various terrains as well. You can search for a new or used model for your vehicle in eBays extensive variety.

What is a 225/75-16 tire?

This tires size is compatible with most vehicles. Their specific measurements include the following:

  • Diameter: 29.29 inches
  • Width: 8.86 inches
  • Circumference: 92.01 inches
  • Sidewall height: 6.64 inches
Who manufactures a 225/75-16 tire?

There are many manufacturers that produce this particular size of tire. You can find this size for both trucks and passenger cars. These are some of the major brands:

  • Goodyear
  • Continental
  • Michelin
  • Firestone
  • Pirelli
Does the tire come with different types of tire treads?

Tires have four different types of treads:

  • Directional: These treads run in one direction. The treads are designed to displace water on the road.
  • Symmetrical: The treads are continuous across the whole tire. These treads are typically found on passenger cars.
  • Directional/Asymmetrical: These tires have V-shaped treads. They provide more traction on wet and snow covered roads.
  • Asymmetrical: These large treads can give you more traction when making sharp turns. They are found on high-performance sports cars.
What are the side markings on a tire?

These markings indicate specific safety information for your tire. You want to find the correct measurements for your car or truck. These are some of the markings:

  • Tire class: This letter indicates the tire class. LT stands for a light duty truck. P tires are made for passenger cars.
  • Section width tread: The measurement between both sidewalls is known as the section width.
  • Aspect ratio: Aspect ratio is the height of the sidewall.
  • Speed rating: All tires have a maximum speed rating. The highest rating for a tire is Z.