The treadwear on the budget-oriented Federal tires is 250. “I thought they looked good and filled up the wheelwells,” Richard says. “I wanted a compromise between performance and looks. The tire store—Vista Tire Pros—actually had a bunch of different-sized used tires that they tried on to see how they would fit. When we hit on the right size [225/50R17, front; 255/50R17, rear], we ordered the new tires.” The wheels are Coys C-67, all in 17x8.