Load Rating Archives - Tire Review Magazine
Understanding a Tire’s Load Index

Tires feature a set of numbers that show a tire’s load index or the amount of weight it can carry.

Do Customers Ask About Speed and Load Ratings at Your Shop?

We asked tire dealers how often consumers ask them about load index and speed ratings when buying tire.

The Importance of Load Ratings: The Unsung Hero of Vehicle Safety

The load index of a tire tells you how much weight the tire can carry. Also known as load rating, the load index is represented by a number that’s found on the tire’s sidewall.