215/55R17 in Inches

215/55R17 tire size conversion to inches with detailed visualization of tire height, width, diameter, rim size and more.

What is 215/55R17 in inches?

When we convert 215/55R17 to inches, it is equivalent to 26.3x8.5R17. Let us break down the tire size dimensions for better understanding. 8.5 inches or 215 mm stand for section width, or width of the tire tread. 26.3 inches or 668 mm represent the overall diameter of the tire, or tire height. 17 inches is the rim diameter, or the diameter of the wheel the tire can be mounted on.

215/55R17 Section Width
215/55R17 Tire Side
Tire Circumference
767 Revs/Mile
Metric Inches
Overall Diameter 668 mm 26.3"
Tread Width 215 mm 8.5"
Rim Diameter 432 mm 17"
Sidewall Height 118 mm 4.6"
Circumference 2098 mm 82.6"
Revolutions 477 per km 767 per mile
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What is 215/55R17 tire width?

215/55R17 tire has a width of 8.5 inches or 215 mm that reflects the measurement of tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall at the widest point (excluding decorations, protective ribs or raised letters). Tire width is also called tread width, section width or cross section width. Tire width should be measured without any load placed upon the tire after it has been properly inflated and mounted on its industry assigned measuring rim.

What is 215/55R17 tire height?

215/55R17 tire has an overall diameter of 26.3 inches or 668 mm that represents the outer diameter of the tire or tire height.

What is 215/55R17 tire sidewall height?

215/55R17 tire has a sidewall height of 4.6 inches or 118 mm which is the measurement of tire sidewall from the wheel rim to the top of tire tread. Tire sidewall height or "profile" depends on aspect ratio - lower aspect ratio means lower tire profile.

What is 215/55R17 rim diameter?

Rim or wheel diameter is generally measured in inches, representing the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on. 215/55R17 tire can be mounted on 17 inch wheels.

What is 215/55R17 tire circumference?

215/55R17 tire has a circumference of 82.6 inches or 2098 mm that represents the outer perimeter of the tire.

How many revolutions 215/55R17 tire makes?

Tire revolutions indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance of a mile or a kilometer. 215/55R17 tire completes 767 revolutions per mile or 477 revolutions per kilometer.

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