Longhorn Truck Accessories has long been helping truck owners in San Antonio, The Hill Country, Atascosa County and Bexar County to transform their trucks to the truck they have always wanted. We are continually in search of high quality global brands to bring you the best heavy duty truck accessories in the market today.
All truck owners know that having a sturdy set of tires and wheels is a must, and we have just the right set for you. We are proud to bring Yokohama Tires to our San Antonio Texas clients. Yokohama is a leader in technology and innovation since 1917 that offers a complete product line including tires for high-performance, light truck, passenger car, commercial truck and bus, and off-the-road mining and construction applications.
If you are unsure of what type of tire and wheel types you should get for your truck, here’s a rundown of the different types to help you make the right choice:
High Performance Wheels
If you’re opting for high-performance tires, you’ll probably want to include some new wheels to enhance both appearance and performance. To assure the right fit, you’ll need to make sure that you’ve got the proper replacement wheel size, dimension and load-carrying capacity. Narrow Rims Result in an improvement in ride quality, but may sacrifice some of the tire’s ultimate performance capability.
Wide Rims Increase your vehicle’s stability, steering response and cornering capability. A Yokohama quick tip—use a rim width which is 90% as wide as the tread width of a performance tire for street driving. This will provide a good balance between performance and ride quality.
Mid-Range Rim Widths Provide a balance between handling capabilities and ride quality. The wheel’s width influences handling and ride quality. Always choose a rim width within the range of the tire’s acceptable rim width specification.
If you have a truck or SUV that you would like to outfit to meet your unique lifestyle, contact Longhorn Truck Accessories today. We equip all makes and models with tires and wheels but also with Grill Guards and Brush guards, Lift Kits, Bed Liners, Bed Covers, Truck Bed Tool Boxes and other custom products.