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Size difference between 285 and 295..

I would like to have 295/35/18 out back on my new Bullitt wheels, but I can't seem to find a good priced 295 tire for just daily driving without breaking the bank. Would there be a big difference between 285 and 295?


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From looking at the two without knowing which was 285 and which was a 295 could you tell between the two on the car?

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Tread Width
285 11.22"
295 11.6"

sidewall Height
285 3.93"
295 4.06"

overall height
285 25.85"
295 26.1"

Hope it helps I put some temp tires on my rear and they are 285/45/18 and they are huge. Had to raise the car and roll the lip to fit them. But damn they stick much better now.

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Thanks that does help. I think I might go with the 285's out back for now. Thanks.

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This should help......Tire Size Calculator

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