The 225 65R17 is a size of tyre that is mainly suited to urban 4WDs. These tyres have a width of 225mm, while the aspect ratio of 65% means that their height is 65% of the width. The R in 225 65
R17 symbolises that the construction of the tyre features a radial ply design. These tyres, 225 65R17, fit rims with a diameter of 17 inches. Tyre sizes have a combination of numbers and a letter
at the end. This represents the maximum load capacity of the tyre, as well as the top speed that it can safely reach. A 106V is capable of carrying 950kg per tyre at speeds of up to 240km/h.
These tyres are most commonly used for smaller 4WDs and similar vehicles with more clearance than the average sedan. There are both luxury and affordable car options that these tyres will fit.
225 65R17 tyres price can change depending on the brand and model of the tyre. The 225 65R17 price will be greater for high-end tyres.
Examples of cars that can use these tyres include the Ford Escape, the Honda Crosstour, the Honda CR-V, the Jeep Cherokee, the Range Rover, the Lexus NX, the Mazda Tribute, the Nissan X-Trail,
the Subaru Outback and the Suzuki Grand Vitara.
Depending on your needs and the local weather conditions, there may be other options that suit your car better than the 225 65 R17. Something like a 235 60 R17 will have a larger footprint and be able
to reach higher speeds.