These tyres are seen on a number of different vehicles. The code 215 55R17 means that the tyres are 215mm wide with an aspect ratio of 55%. This indicates that the tyres have a height that is 55%
of their width. The 17 refers to the size of the rims, which is 17 inches in this case. The R in 215 55 R17 refers to the radial ply design that is used. The last numbers and letters that you will see in a
tyre's code refer to the maximum load and the top speed that they can safely travel. An example of this is the tyres 215 55R17 94V. These can carry 670kg per tyre at speeds of up to 240km/h.
The 215 55R17 tyres price will vary depending on the brand and quality you are looking for. They are suitable for some hatchbacks, sedans, coupes, wagons and even urban 4WDs.
215 55R17 tyres suit certain models of Holden Volt, Honda Accord, Hyundai Elantra, Lexus HS, Nissan Skyline, Mitsubishi Outlander, Subaru Outback, Suzuki Vitara, Toyota Tarago, as well as other vehicles.