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225/60R15 Tires

Getting the correct tire size is crucial when buying new tires. While tire size does not dictate the specific characteristics each tire has, it is something that cannot be neglected when searching for your next tire set. Each tire size consists of numbers and letters that have specific meanings. The different components of the tire size together determine on which vehicles and in what type of applications these tires can be used. Learn more about what each section of the tire size means.

225/60R15 Tire Size Explanation

  • 225 - This number represents the tire’s width in millimeters, measured from one shoulder to the other. In this case, the tire’s width is 225 mm (8.86 inches).
  • 60 - The aspect ratio is expressed as a percentage of the tire’s height to its width. A 60-aspect ratio means that the tire’s height is 60% of its width (in this case it is 135 mm / 5.31 inches).
  • R - This indicates that the tire was manufactured with a radial construction, which is the most common tire construction type used today.
  • 15 - This last number denotes the diameter of the wheel in inches. This tire was manufactured to be mounted on 15-inch (381 mm) wheels.

Factors to Consider When Choosing 225/60R15 Tires:

When shopping for tires, choose the ones that work best for your vehicle. However, tire size is not the only thing you need to keep in mind when shopping for new tires.

Vehicle Compatibility:

Match the tire size to your vehicle. Check whether 225/60R15 tires will work with it and purchase tires of the right tire size.

Tire Type:

After deciding on the tire size, figure out whether you need snow tires or all season tires (maybe even summer tires) for your specific application.

Tread Pattern:

225/60R15 tires feature a specially designed tread patterns. This enables the tire’s performance in versatile weather conditions.

Budget:

Create a budget! 225/60R15 tires can be pricey and creating a budget range will help you decide between different tires more easily.

Brand and Quality:

Depending on the tire brand you purchase, you will get different quality tires. For this reason, it is important to do some research before buying the tires.

Load and Speed Rating:

Find suitable tire load and speed ratings for your vehicle. If they do not match your vehicle, they will not work for you.

Tire Maintenance

Consistent tire maintenance helps lengthen the usability and durability of each 225/60R15 tire. Make sure to check your tires regularly.

Conclusion:

225/60R15 tires are a great choice, which will enhance driving safety levels. When the correct tires are chosen - that are also the right selection for vehicle types, performance, driving habits, and driving conditions - the vehicle is able to securely perform at all times. With proper tire maintenance, 225/60R15 tires are sure to serve you for a long time.

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  • Hankook Optimo ME02 225/60R15 96H 2020 AS A/S All Season Tire

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    Hankook Optimo ME02

    225/60R15, 96H, SL
    • All SeasonAll Season
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    MSRP $107.75
    $87.94
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  • Kpatos FM601 225/60R15 96V

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    Kpatos FM601

    225/60R15, 96V, SL
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    MSRP $92.75
    $79.99
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  • Hankook Optimo ME02 225/60R15 96H (DC) AS A/S All Season Tire

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    Hankook Optimo ME02

    225/60R15, 96H, SL
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    MSRP $113.75
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  • General Altimax RT45 225/60R15 96H AS A/S All Season Tire

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    General Altimax RT45

    225/60R15, 96H, SL
    • All SeasonAll Season
    • TouringTouring
    • 75,000 miles75,000 miles

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    MSRP $147.75
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  • Farroad FRD16 225/60R15 96H AS A/S All Season Tire

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    Farroad FRD16

    225/60R15, 96H, SL
    • All SeasonAll Season
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    MSRP $90.75
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  • Forceum Hena Steel Belted 225/60R15 96V AS A/S All Season Tire

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    Forceum Hena

    225/60R15, 96V, SL
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    MSRP $106.75
    $88.93
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