Tire sizes for 17" wheels on a 69. - Team Camaro Tech
Wheels & Tires What fits what?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 9th, 01, 02:09 PM
Jeremiah
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Post

I am looking for any ideas or suggestions on tire sizes. I have ordered some 17/7 Tourq Thrust IIs with a 4 1/2 bachspacing for the front. The rears are 17/8 with 4 5/8 backspacing. This combo will go on a 69 Z/28 that is all original with only 34,000 original miles. I dont want any tire that will rub or reqire modification to fit. I get tired of being competely stock all the time.Everyones comments and suggestions will be greatly appreciated.Thanks.

[This message has been edited by Jeremiah (edited 02-09-2001).]
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 9th, 01, 05:45 PM
Senior Tech
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 1,515
Post

I'd go with 235/45 front and 255/40 rear.

------------------
68 468 700R4, and here it is;
mutert23
MarkM is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 10th, 01, 06:14 PM
Senior Tech
 
Join Date: Jul 1999
Location: Broomfield, Colorado
Posts: 755
Post

I have the same wheels/same size on my '69. I'm running BFG Comp T/As - 245/45/17 front and 255/45/17 rear. No rubbing or interference and my car is lowered a good 2". Check the car out at my site below.

------------------
Scott
'69 400SB, Richmond 5-speed
www.geocities.com/sdenning1
RockyMtnRacer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome