215/65R17 In Inches

What size tire is 215/65R17 in Inches?

The 215/65R17 equivalent to 28x8.5R17 in inches, as follow:

  • 28 inches (711mm) stand for the tire diameter, also referred to as the tire height
  • 8.5 inches (215mm) is the tire width, this may also know as the section width
  • 17 inches (432mm) represent the rim diameter or called the wheel diameter that can be mounted on.
Diameter28"711 mm
Tread Width8.5"215 mm
Rim Diameter17"432 mm
Sidewall Height5.5"140 mm
Circumference88"2235 mm
Revolutions719"447 mm
tire diameter
Tire Side
Tire Circumference
719 Revs/Mile

What is a 215/65R17 tire width?

The 215/65R17 has a width of 8.5 inches or 215 mm wide. This is the measurement of the tire at its thickest point, the distance between the inner sidewall’s widest point and the outer sidewall’s widest point. This physical width of the tire can change if the tire is mounted on a wheel slightly wider or narrower than the size indicated by the rim width.

How big is a 215/65R17 tire’s height?

The overall diameter of a 215/65R17 is 28 inches or 712 mm tall (measurement of a tire’s outside diameter through its exact center when inflated with no load.

What size rim do I need for 215/65R17?

The size rim of a 215/65R17 tire is 17 inches or 432 mm tall. This number represents the distance between the two bead seat areas where the tire is sealed onto the wheel.

How tall is a 215/65R17 tire sidewall’s height?

The sidewall height of a 215/65R17 is 5.1 inches or 140 mm tall. It’s measured from the wheel rim to the top of the tread, expressed as a percentage of tire width.

What about 215/65R17 tire circumference?

215/65R17 tire has a circumference of 88 inches or 2235 mm

How many revolutions for 215/65R17 per mile & kilometer?

The 215/65R17 performs 447 revolutions per kilometer or 719 revolutions per mile. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance of one mile/kilometer

What’s wider or narrow than 215/65R17 is acceptable?

You can replace the 215/65R17 tires that are within ±3% of the overall tire diameter. In this case, it’s between 27.2 and 28.8 inches (691mm to 733 mm). Check our tire size chart here or the tire size calculator tool here to find your size.

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