How to Read a Tire?

Reading a tire is not as complicated as it looks, as long as you know what the numbers and letters mean. The side of a tire looks similar to this 215/65R16. The first number, 215 means that the tire is 215mm wide, the second number, 65 is the tires aspect ratio, and the final number, 16 means that it will fit on a 16 in rim. The R stands for radial, and most tires today are radial. To find more information click here: