Tyre Speed Ratings

On all tyres, you will see an indicator such as 109S. The part in red is the Tyre Speed Rating, and the guide below can be used to look up the actual speed (in km/h).

Tyre Speed Rating Chart:

Rating

Km/h

Rating

Km/h

N

140

U

200

P

150

H

210

Q

160

V

240

R

170

Z

240+

S

180

W

270

T

190

Y

300

The picture on the right shows where you can see the Tyre Speed Rating on the Tyre’s Sidewall (In this case, the Tyre Speed Rating is H, or 210km/h).Indication of where you can see the Tyre Speed Rating

Wikipedia has got quite a nice write-up on what all the other info on the Sidewall means, which you can view here.

 

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