Best 185/65 R15 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

185/65 R15 in inches What rims fit 185/65 R15 tires What is 185/65 R15?

Best 185/65 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 BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport
BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport
Overall: 85.5%
Dry: 93%
Wet: 90.5%
Snow: 81%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 87%
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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 Toyo Celsius
Toyo Celsius
Overall: 76.3%
Dry: 72.7%
Wet: 80%
Snow: 80%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 78%
Buy again: 78%
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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 Pirelli P4 Four Seasons Plus
Pirelli P4 Four Seasons Plus
Overall: 75%
Dry: 88%
Wet: 86%
Snow: 73%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 87%
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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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Best 185/65 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 Goodyear Ultra Grip Winter
Goodyear Ultra Grip Winter
Overall: 84%
Dry: 81%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 88%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 85%
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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 Pirelli Cinturato Winter
Pirelli Cinturato Winter
Overall: 81.6%
Dry: 84%
Wet: 92%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 75%
Buy again: 74%
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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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185/65 R15 in inches

185/65 R15 tires diameter is 24.5 inches, section width is 7.3 inches and rim diameter is 15 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 185/65R15 existing size in inches is 27x9.50R15, which is 10.2% taller and 30.14% wider.

Compare 185/65 R15 vs 27x9.50R15 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 185/65 R15 tires?

For each tire size there often there are several wheel sizes. You can't put very wide tires on narrow rims or vise versa. Here is what size of the rims do you need for 185/65 R15 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

185/65 R15 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
185 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 185 millimeters or approximately 7.3 inches.
65 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 65%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 65% of the width or ~ 121mm
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 tire will fit 15 inch wheels