Tyres - dimensions
The car's tyres have a certain dimension, see the examples in the table below.
The dimensions are stated on all car tyres. Example of designation:215/55R16 97W.
|205||Tyre width (mm)|
|50||Ratio between tyre wall height and tyre width (%)|
|17||Rim diameter in inches (")|
|93||Codes for the maximum permitted tyre load, load index (LI)|
|W||Speed rating for maximum permitted speed, speed rating (SS). (In this case 270 km/h (168 mph)).|
The car has an approval for the complete vehicle with certain combinations of wheel rims and tyres.