Best 185/70 R14 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

185/70 R14 in inches What rims fit 185/70 R14 tires What is 185/70 R14?

Best 185/70 R14 All-Season Tires

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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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Cooper Evolution Tour
Overall: 76%
Dry: 88%
Wet: 82%
Snow: 72%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 82%
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Image of Sumitomo Touring LS T
Sumitomo Touring LS T
Overall: 70%
Dry: 83%
Wet: 75%
Snow: 62%
Comfort: 79%
Wear: 79%
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Image of Yokohama AVID TOURING-S
Overall: 69%
Dry: 82%
Wet: 75%
Snow: 61%
Comfort: 81%
Wear: 77%
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Image of Nexen N Priz AH5
Nexen N Priz AH5
Overall: 58.6%
Dry: 46.7%
Wet: 60%
Comfort: 90%
Wear: 70%
Buy again: 50%
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Image of Kumho Solus TA11
Kumho Solus TA11
Overall: 58%
Dry: 82%
Wet: 79%
Snow: 64%
Comfort: 79%
Wear: 76%
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Image of Hankook Optimo H724
Hankook Optimo H724
Overall: 53%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 74%
Snow: 49%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 61%
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Best 185/70 R14 Winter Tires

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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 Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Overall: 76%
Dry: 77%
Wet: 78%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 81%
Wear: 83%
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Dunlop Winter Maxx 2
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185/70 R14 in inches

185/70 R14 tires' overall diameter is 24.2 inches, tire width is 7.3 inches, the tire can be mounted on 14 inches wheel and the circumference is 76". With that parameters, we can calculate that it will take approximately 833.7 revolutions per mile.

So the closest metric tire size of 185/70R14 existing size in inches is 27x8.50R14, which is 11.57% taller and 16.44% wider.

You can use our handy tire size calculator to compare 185/70 R14 vs 27x8.50R14.

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What rims fit 185/70 R14 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 185/70 R14 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

185/70 R14 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
185 The first number shows that the tire has a section width of 185 mm or approximately 7.3 inches.
70 The second number is the aspect ratio or sidewall height. In this case, it is 70%. 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 70% of the width or ~ 130mm
R14 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 14-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.