Math proves big tire sidewalls are better for the planet

Many car owners prefer low-profile tires and big wheels for their look, but this Engineering Explained video shows that this can be an extreme case of style over substance. Host Jason Fenske declares that, in a way, big tire sidewalls could help save the planet. The video focuses specifically on how wheel-and-tire choice can affect electric-car...

Math proves big tire sidewalls are better for the planet
2018 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels EditionMany car owners prefer low-profile tires and big wheels for their look, but this Engineering Explained video shows that this can be an extreme case of style over substance. Host Jason Fenske declares that, in a way, big tire sidewalls could help save the planet. The video focuses specifically on how wheel-and-tire choice can affect electric-car...