215 55 R18: The solution for high performance SUVs
The car tires with the dimensions 215 55 R18 corresponds to a road tire which is specially made for high-performance SUVs. Models have to withstand the high demands of the most over 250 hp vehicles. Especially in this area plays traction - and braking an important role.
Ride comfort in all areas
The tires with 215 55 R18 correspond to a speed index of about 270 to 300 km / h. Cars like PORSCHE Cayenne, Volvo XC90, Audi Q7 or VW TOUAREG have an enormous traction and top speed. Models with the dimensions 215 55 R18 are as summer - and winter tires and all-season tires available. But even the summer tires are developed outfitted sufficient grip on muddy or sandy ground. Optimal to enjoy the strengthening of the car and off of paved roads to. Heavy Allradler (Mercedes ML) benefit from an effective steering behavior of the SUV tire size 215 55 R18.
Stability in the border area
In a test of the Auto Zeitung, in which a detailed analysis of the various summer tires carried went, the model CrossContactUHP of Continental as the winner. A good performance in wet and dry areas supported by an excellent braking performance. Furthermore scored Michelin and Bridgestone good values and guarantee driving enjoyment to a wide variety of ground conditions. A pleasant cornering that the handlebar a leeway in the border area guaranteed. In the category of winter tires, the models of well-known manufacturers sold again (Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D, Continental Cross Contact Winter, Pirelli Scorpion Ice & Snow and Goodyear Ultra Grip + SUV) to the top.
The car tires of size 215 55 R18 is distinguished by its compact design and special tread design. Even at high speeds beyond 200 km / h mark provides this SUV tire adequate security and shines due to short braking distances. Depending on the model, this tire gets on well with all types of terrain.