Continental VikingContact 7 235/70 R17 111T

The Continental VikingContact 7 is a high-performance winter tire that provides excellent grip and traction on icy and snowy roads. It features a special tread compound that remains flexible in cold weather, and a robust tread design with large tread blocks and siping for excellent grip on winter roads. The VikingContact 7 also has a wide tread width for stability and excellent handling, and a special rim protector to prevent damage to wheels. The Continental VikingContact 7 is a winter tire designed for use in cold weather and snowy conditions.

What does 235/70R17 mean?


The tire width is 235mm.


The aspect ratio of the tire is 70. Aspect ratio is the relative height of tire sidewall. The number refers to the percentage of sidewall height in relation to tire width.


The letter in the middle refers to tire construction. Practically all tires sold for cars are radials.

Sometimes you also see tires with RF or ZR. RF indicates the tire is run flat, whereas ZR means the tire has speed rating higher than V. These tires are also radials, as the R indicates.


Rim diameter for the tire.

235/70R17 111T tire size

The width of 235/70R17 111T tire is stated in millimeters and sidewall height in percentages. In this table you’ll find out the 235/70R17 111T tire size in inches as well as few additional metrics:

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Section Width


Sidewall height


Diameter / Height




Rim Diameter



673 per mile 418 per kilometer

Rim Size for 235/70R17 111T Tires

Recommended rim sizes for 235/70R17 111T tire:

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What does 111T mean?

The load index 111 means that the tire has been designed to support 2403 lbs or 1090 kg.

The speed index T means that the tire has been designed to be used in speed up to 118 mph or 190 kph.


Continental VikingContact 7 is a tire designed for winter conditions. It features a special tread compound that stays pliable in cold weather and an aggressive tread pattern that provides excellent traction on snow and ice. The VikingContact 7 is also available in a studded version for even better grip on icy roads.

Tire Specification

Brand: Continental
Model: VikingContact 7
Season: Winter
Studdable: No
Size: 235/70 R17
Load Index: 111 — 1090 kg | x4 - 4360 kg
Speed Index: T — 190 km\h
Car Type:Passenger
Road: City
XL / Extra Load: No
RunFlat technology: No
Commercial / Reinforced: No
Year: 2015