185 65R14 tyres can be a good option for smaller vehicles. They have a section width of 185mm and a 65% aspect ratio. This means that the height is 65% of the width. The R in the code signifies that they are made with radial ply construction, while the 14 means that they will fit wheel rims that have a 14 inch diameter. Tyres have one extra element at the end that represents the maximum load capacity of each tyre, as well as the highest speed that the tyres can reach safely. A 185 65 14 86V will be able to carry 530kg for each tyre, at speeds of up to 240km/h.
These tyres are suited to many types of vehicle, such as sedans, hatchbacks and coupes. There are both luxury models and more economical options that can use them. The price of 185 65 R14 tyres varies depending on the quality and the make.
Some models that can use 185 65R14 tyres include the Alfa Romeo Giulietta, the Audi 100, the Daewoo Espero, the Daihatsu Xenia, the Ford Escort, the Holden Viva, the Mazda 323, the Mitsubishi Lancer, the Nissan Pulsar and the Subaru Legacy.
Many drivers may find other tyres more suitable for their circumstances. An option such as the 195 60R14 will be wider, providing a shorter stopping distance and better handling. This is great for safety conscious drivers.