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Tire Ply Designs

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Tire plys add strength to the driving surface of the tire, which increases both grip and lifespan of the tire.

Radial Ply Tires

These are the most common type of tires found on modern vehicles. More information coming soon!

Bias Ply Tires

This design offers more ride comfort, but has much more rolling resistance than the standard radial ply, so it is uncommon on passenger vehicles, but fairly commonly seen on heavy machinery. More information coming soon!