Definition of sidewall
1 : a wall forming the side of something
2 : the side of an automotive tire between the tread shoulder and the rim bead
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The company says in documents posted Tuesday by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that a crack can develop in the lower sidewall after being in use for several months.
Before wheeling south on Vine Street, the large group split into two to fill sidewalls on both sides of Vine.
The leaders had just pitted, and Dixon had the grippier red-sidewall alternate tires, while the leader Newgarden was on the black primaries.
Rahal didn’t use the faster, red sidewall alternate tires for the final qualifying, choosing to save them for Sunday.
Kanaan had the grippier but less durable alternate, red-sidewall tires on his car, whereas Power had the normal blacks for the run to the finish.
The vamp is longer (which means the tongue comes up slightly higher on your foot), the toe box is narrower, and the black line around the sidewall is now white.
The railing and sidewall are stainless steel and glass.
This allowed for stronger sidewalls and cheaper manufacturing.
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