215/55 R16 Tyres
The dimensional compatibility of a tyre with the car is one of the most vital features which a buyer should consider while purchasing a new set. That’s how we, Buzzy Bee Tyres, check which product will go best with your vehicle. The details of a particular tyre will be imprinted on its sidewall. You will see a string of number and letters representing all the necessary information based on which we choose a product for you.
For example, let’s take a size preferred by many performance loving car owners in Leighton Buzzard. 215/55 R16 tyres are manufactured by various tyre companies,and we stock both its seasonal and performance variants.
215/55 R16 represents the tyre’s size, build, and rim compatibility. Let’s break it down.
- Width – The width of the tyre is the first three digits in the string. In this case, it is 215mm.
- Aspect ratio – The height of the sidewall, or aspect ratio, is the two digits following the first 3. For this series, it is 55, meaning it is 55% of 215mm or 118.25mm.
- Construction – The letter following the aspect ratio denotes the type of tyre it is. ‘R’ stands for Radial, the most commonly used car tyre in the automobile industry.
- Rim size – Rim size is the last two digits following the letter. These tyres are compatible with16-inch
What do we have to offer?
We stock 215/55 R16 sized tyres from various brands like Michelin, Continental, Goodyear, etc. Let’s take a look at some of our most sought-after products.
- Sport Maxx RT –For a dynamic driving experience and motorsport-grade road grip, go with Goodyear’s Sport Maxx RT. It is also rated ‘C’ in EU tyre label’s rolling resistance metric, making it one of the most fuel-efficient tyres in its category.
- Michelin ALPIN6 – ALPIN6 is the latest winter tyres from Michelin’s line-up. Its unique tread pattern implements converging grooves and prominent sidewall grooves to cut through thick snow. The larger sidewall also increases its load capacity and longevity.
- AllSeasonContact – Continental’s AllSeasonContact is the perfect product for someone who does not want the hassle of changing tyres every six This all-season tyre is one of a kind, with M+S and 3PMSF rating for powerful grip on snowy or wet roads. It also haslower rolling resistance, giving it an improved mileage.
- Phenoma – Lassa’s Phenomafalls under the 215/55 R16 tyres It is a high-performance tyre with unidirectional sipe patterns, providing excellent cornering ability even at high speeds. Phenomais rated for 168mph speeds carrying 730 kilograms.
Come to Buzzy Bee Tyres today
If you are looking for a one-stop destination for buying and fitting tyres, visit our garage in Leighton Buzzardtoday. We offer an extensive line-up of products available at attractive prices. You can also contact us to inquire or book a particular set of tyre.