A tire ply rating is a measurement that indicates what type of load your vehicle’s tires can handle when inflated at the maximum recommended air pressure.
All those numbers and letters on your tire’s sidewall aren’t there to confuse you. They describe the tire’s size. Learn how to read tire size for your car.
Many types of tires are available, each one balancing a number of factors — traction, ride comfort, road noise, lifespan and fuel economy are just a few.