tires of size 215 45 R16 - a good choice for cars of medium to luxury class
The tire size 215 45 R16 is suitable for coupes, sedans, station wagons and convertibles of the middle class, the upper class and luxury with which a sporty driving style is possible. Especially for fast driving on highways can give a 215 45 R16 tires preference.
215 45 R16 - A high-performance high-speed tires
The measure 215 45 R16 are often found in sports cars tires. The first value of the tire label indicates that this tire has a width of 215 millimeters. Tire that width are suitable for high speeds. They also offer during the faster driving a good roadholding and accuracy. Since it is a low-profile tires with a tire with these dimensions, it has a low rolling resistance. The profile height of this tire can be seen from the second value of the tire data, which is a percentage. The profile height of the tire 215 45 R16 is 45 percent of the tire width. The profiles of these tire width often characterized by large footprints. One example is the Kumho ECSTA XS KU36 with its asymmetric tread pattern.
Low tire with high dynamics
The R in the tire labeling for tires with the dimension 215 45 R16 stands for radial tires. Radial tires convince with good cornering force. The R value following the tire data refers to the rim diameter. He is 16 inches. The lower the rim diameter is, the lower the tire and the lower the air resistance of the vehicle. Therefore, wide tires with a rim diameter of 16 often Sport tires as the Dunlop Sport Maxx .
tires with the marking 215 45 R16 are particularly powerful summer, winter and all-season tires. Among them there are many Hocheistungsreifen for sporty driving.