Best 195/55 R15 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

195/55 R15 in inches What rims fit 195/55 R15 tires What is 195/55 R15?

Best 195/55 R15 All Season Tires

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 Goodyear Eagle Sport All-Season
Goodyear Eagle Sport All-Season
Overall: 69.5%
Dry: 89%
Wet: 83%
Snow: 68%
Comfort: 82.5%
Wear: 84%
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Image of Nexen CP641
Nexen CP641
Overall: 67.1%
Dry: 68%
Wet: 59%
Comfort: 70%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 61%
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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 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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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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Best 195/55 R15 Street/Racetrack Tires

Image of Toyo Proxes R888R
Toyo Proxes R888R
Overall: 86%
Dry: 92%
Wet: 54%
Comfort: 67%
Wear: 69%
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Image of Yokohama ADVAN A052
Yokohama ADVAN A052
Overall: 81.4%
Dry: 96.7%
Wet: 60%
Comfort: 60%
Wear: 60%
Buy again: 100%
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Best 195/55 R15 Summer Tires

Image of Yokohama ADVAN Fleva V701
Yokohama ADVAN Fleva V701
Overall: 82.1%
Dry: 84.3%
Wet: 82%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 86%
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Image of Kumho Ecsta PS31
Kumho Ecsta PS31
Overall: 79.1%
Dry: 79.7%
Wet: 81%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 81%
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Image of Dunlop Direzza ZIII
Dunlop Direzza ZIII
Overall: 76.4%
Dry: 83.3%
Wet: 75%
Comfort: 60%
Wear: 90%
Buy again: 60%
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Image of BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2
BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2
Overall: 74%
Dry: 90%
Wet: 85%
Comfort: 74%
Wear: 77%
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Image of Dunlop Direzza DZ102
Dunlop Direzza DZ102
Overall: 72.8%
Dry: 81.2%
Wet: 77.5%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 74%
Buy again: 76%
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Image of Pirelli Cinturato P7
Pirelli Cinturato P7
Overall: 55%
Dry: 78%
Wet: 75%
Comfort: 79%
Wear: 61%
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Best 195/55 R15 Winter Tires

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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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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195/55 R15 in inches

195/55 R15 tires diameter is 23.4 inches, section width is 7.7 inches and rim diameter is 15 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 195/55R15 existing size in inches is 27x9.50R15, which is 15.38% taller and 23.38% wider.

Compare 195/55 R15 vs 27x9.50R15 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 195/55 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 195/55 R15 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

195/55 R15 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
195 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 195 millimeters or approximately 7.7 inches.
55 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 55%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 55% of the width or ~ 108mm
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