The Biggest Tires for 16x7 Wheels

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The Biggest Tires for 16x7 Wheels
Three tire sizes are recommended for 16-inch-by-7-inch wheels. (line of tires image by ashotoflife from Fotolia.com)

There are a few options available when selecting tires for 16-inch-by-7-inch wheels. The right choice can enhance the look and function of a truck. Well-known manufacturers produce tires compatible with stock rims at a lower cost than custom packages. Selecting too wide of a wheel causes uneven tire wear and mounting difficulties.

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LT265/75R16

The Roadian MT is a high-performance, off-road tire designed by Nexen Performance Tires. The LT265/75R16 size is compatible with the 16 by 7 wheels. The tire has wide grooves to resist hydroplaning and a deep lug tread. Radian tires are designed to carry C-6PR & E -10PR loads without adding unnecessary weight to the vehicle. As of January 2011, the suggested retail price for one Roadian tire is £141. Online merchants offer the tire at various discounted prices.

LT305/70R16

Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels produces the Baja ATZ Radial Plus. The LT305/70R16 size is compatible with 16 by 7 wheels. The tire is constructed for high-mileage driving and heavy towing capabilities. Specialised tread lugs give better grip on icy surfaces. The pressure per square inch rating for the tire is 50. As of January 2011, the suggested retail price for one Baja ATZ Radial Plus tire is £183.2.

285/75R16

Nitto Tire makes the Terra Grappler all-terrain tire. The 285/75R16 size is compatible with 16 by 7 wheels. The tire has a reputation among users for handling dry and wet driving conditions equally well. Depending on which of the two models is selected, the tire has an overall diameter measuring 32.76 or 32.68 inches. As of January 2011, the suggested retail price for one Terra Grappler tire is £166. Online retailers offer the tire at various discounted prices.

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