Best 175/65 R15 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

175/65 R15 in inches What rims fit 175/65 R15 tires What is 175/65 R15?

Best 175/65 R15 All-Season Tires

Image of Continental TrueContact Tour
Continental TrueContact Tour
Overall: 87.5%
Dry: 85.2%
Wet: 93.5%
Snow: 91%
Comfort: 92.5%
Wear: 95%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of General AltiMAX RT43
General AltiMAX RT43
Overall: 80.3%
Dry: 84.7%
Wet: 82.5%
Snow: 75%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 89.5%
Buy again: 93%
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Image of Cooper Evolution Tour
Cooper Evolution Tour
Overall: 76%
Dry: 88%
Wet: 82%
Snow: 72%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 82%
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Image of Sumitomo HTR A/S P02
Sumitomo HTR A/S P02
Overall: 73%
Dry: 87.5%
Wet: 82%
Snow: 69.5%
Comfort: 81.5%
Wear: 76.5%
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Image of Yokohama AVID ENVigor
Yokohama AVID ENVigor
Overall: 63.3%
Dry: 81.7%
Wet: 80.5%
Snow: 55.5%
Comfort: 72.5%
Wear: 64.5%
Buy again: 70%
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Image of Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max
Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max
Overall: 59.7%
Dry: 73.3%
Wet: 68.5%
Snow: 56%
Comfort: 67%
Wear: 72.5%
Buy again: 80%
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Image of Kumho Ecsta PA31
Kumho Ecsta PA31
Overall: 59.4%
Dry: 71.7%
Wet: 71%
Snow: 66%
Comfort: 69.5%
Wear: 58.5%
Buy again: 60%
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Best 175/65 R15 Summer Tires

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Michelin Energy Saver
Overall: 68.7%
Dry: 77.8%
Wet: 71%
Comfort: 74.5%
Wear: 74%
Buy again: 69%
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Image of Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Overall: 53.3%
Dry: 71.8%
Wet: 63%
Snow: 50%
Comfort: 64%
Wear: 69%
Buy again: 35%
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Best 175/65 R15 Winter Tires

Image of General Altimax Arctic 12
General Altimax Arctic 12
Overall: 89%
Dry: 82%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 90%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 87%
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Image of Michelin X-Ice Xi3
Michelin X-Ice Xi3
Overall: 85%
Dry: 85%
Wet: 88%
Snow: 88%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 90%
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Image of Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3
Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3
Overall: 84%
Dry: 90%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 83%
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Image of Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Overall: 83.3%
Dry: 76.7%
Wet: 80%
Snow: 90%
Comfort: 90%
Wear: 70%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Falken EuroWinter HS449
Falken EuroWinter HS449
Overall: 78.4%
Dry: 81.3%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 40%
Comfort: 84%
Wear: 84%
Buy again: 87%
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Image of Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Overall: 75.1%
Dry: 72.5%
Wet: 84.5%
Snow: 96.5%
Comfort: 73.5%
Wear: 76.5%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Continental VikingContact 7
Continental VikingContact 7
Overall: 65.6%
Dry: 58.3%
Wet: 50%
Snow: 80%
Comfort: 95%
Wear: 50%
Buy again: 70%
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175/65 R15 in inches

175/65 R15 tires' overall diameter is 24 inches, tire width is 6.9 inches, the tire can be mounted on 15 inches wheel and the circumference is 75.4". With that parameters, we can calculate that it will take approximately 840.3 revolutions per mile.

So the closest metric tire size of 175/65R15 existing size in inches is 28x9.0R15, which is 16.67% taller and 30.43% wider.

You can use our handy tire size calculator to compare 175/65 R15 vs 28x9.0R15.

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What rims fit 175/65 R15 tires?

For each tire size there often there are several wheel sizes. You can't put too wide tires on narrow rims or vice versa. Here is what size of the wheels your vehicle needs for 175/65 R15 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

175/65 R15 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
175 The first number shows that the tire has a section width of 175 mm or approximately 6.9 inches.
65 The second number is the aspect ratio or sidewall height. In this case, it is 65%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to the rim edge or the height of the tire's cross-section which is 65% of the width or ~ 114mm
R15 The letter R means this tire is radial. Most of all tires nowadays are radial. The number is the tire diameter in inches. It means that the tire will fit 15-inch wheels

If you want to know more about how to decipher information inscribed on your tires, including aspects such as the tire height, tire width, and the diameter of the wheel, this guide provides an in-depth look at how to read a tire sidewall. These measurements can reveal a wealth of information about your tire's specifications and suitability for your vehicle. Mastering these details will allow you to make informed decisions when buying or replacing your tires.