These tyres have a section width of 245mm and an aspect ratio of 40%. The aspect ratio is the tyre's height in comparison to its width. 245 40R18 tyres are made with radial ply construction and fit wheel rims that are 18 inches in diameter. Tyres have one last part of their code that represents the maximum load capacity and also their top speed. A 245 40R18 97W can carry 730kg for each tyre, at speeds of up to 270km/h.
There are many different sizes in tyres. The 245 40 R18 is suitable for a wide range of vehicles including sedans, coupes and hatchbacks. These tyres are great for performance vehicles, as well as luxury options and lower end cars.
Some of the vehicles that can fit 245 40 R18 tyres include the Audi A4, the BMW 5 series, the Ford Falcon, the Honda Accord, the Jaguar S-Type, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the Mitsubishi Lancer.
If you are looking for a tyre that will give you a shorter braking distance and better control, you should look at the 255 35 R18. The extra width of this tyre is great for handling and safety.