You probably don't give much thought to those little wheels that get you from point A to point B, but tires are key components of a vehicle's performance. How much do you know about these contraptions of rubber, fabric and tread? Take the tire quiz to find out.
Question 1 of 10
Which component of a tire gives it the strength it needs to stay seated on the wheel rim?
Question 2 of 10
The various layers of fabrics that make up the tire's body are called:
Question 3 of 10
Which direction do the cords in a radial tire run?
Question 4 of 10
How many plies do most car tires have?
Question 5 of 10
A tire in the initial phases of assembly that doesn't yet have markings or tread patterns is called a:
Question 6 of 10
Bonding all of the tire's components together is called:
Question 7 of 10
Which of the following aspect ratios would provide the greatest lateral stability?
Question 8 of 10
If your tires have more wear on the outside, toward the edge, than the inside, they're probably:
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following is not caused by underinflated tires?
Question 10 of 10