Best 215/70 R15 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

215/70 R15 in inches What rims fit 215/70 R15 tires What is 215/70 R15?

Best 215/70 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 Firestone WeatherGrip
Firestone WeatherGrip
Overall: 83%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 92%
Snow: 94%
Comfort: 84%
Wear: 91%
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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 CS5 Grand Touring
Cooper CS5 Grand Touring
Overall: 79%
Dry: 89%
Wet: 84%
Snow: 62%
Comfort: 88%
Wear: 79%
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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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Best 215/70 R15 All Terrain Tires

Image of Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015
Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015
Overall: 81%
Dry: 89%
Wet: 88%
Snow: 81%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 83%
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Best 215/70 R15 Truck/SUV All Season Tires

Image of Kumho Crugen HT51
Kumho Crugen HT51
Overall: 83%
Dry: 92%
Wet: 90%
Snow: 86%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 88%
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Best 215/70 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 Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Overall: 88%
Dry: 85%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 93%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 93%
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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 Firestone Winterforce 2
Firestone Winterforce 2
Overall: 77%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 85%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 81%
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215/70 R15 in inches

215/70 R15 tires diameter is 26.9 inches, section width is 8.5 inches and rim diameter is 15 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 215/70R15 existing size in inches is 27x9.50R15, which is 0.37% taller and 11.76% wider.

Compare 215/70 R15 vs 27x9.50R15 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 215/70 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 215/70 R15 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

215/70 R15 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
215 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 215 millimeters or approximately 8.5 inches.
70 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 70%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 70% of the width or ~ 151mm
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