Michelin Latitude Sport 3 255/45 R20 101W

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The Michelin Latitude Sport 3 is a high-performance summer tire designed to provide excellent traction, handling, and cornering capabilities on dry and wet roads. The tire features a symmetric tread pattern with wide tread grooves that help evacuate water to reduce the risk of hydroplaning. The tire also has Michelin’s Max Touch Construction™ which evenly distributes the forces of acceleration, braking, and cornering to enhance tread wear and longevity. This tire is designed for high performance driving in dry and wet conditions.

What does 255/45R20 mean?

255

The tire width is 255mm.

45

The aspect ratio of the tire is 45. Aspect ratio is the relative height of tire sidewall. The number refers to the percentage of sidewall height in relation to tire width.

R

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.

20

Rim diameter for the tire.

255/45R20 101W tire size

The width of 255/45R20 101W tire is stated in millimeters and sidewall height in percentages. In this table you’ll find out the 255/45R20 101W tire size in inches as well as few additional metrics:

In inches In millimeters

Section Width

10.0″ 255mm

Sidewall height

4.5″ 115mm

Diameter / Height

29.0″ 738mm

Circumference

91.2″ 2317mm

Rim Diameter

20″

Revolutions

695 per mile 432 per kilometer

Rim Size for 255/45R20 101W Tires

Recommended rim sizes for 255/45R20 101W tire:

Diameter Width Range
20″ 8-9.5″

What does 101W mean?

The load index 101 means that the tire has been designed to support 1819 lbs or 825 kg.

The speed index W means that the tire has been designed to be used in speed up to 168 mph or 270 kph.

This size tire is usually used on high performance cars.

AboutMichelin

Michelin is a French company that has been in business since 1889. They are one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world and are known for their innovative products and high quality. The Michelin Latitude Sport 3 is a tire that is designed for SUVs and crossover vehicles. It features a unique tread pattern that is optimized for performance and handling in all weather conditions.

Tire Specification

Basic
SKU:
Brand: Michelin
Model: Latitude Sport 3
Season: Summer
Size: 255/45 R20
Load Index: 101 — 825 kg | x4 - 3300 kg
Speed Index: W — 270 km\h
Application
Car Type:SUV
Road: On/Off road
Technologies
XL / Extra Load: No
RunFlat technology: No
Commercial / Reinforced: No
Additional
Year: 2014
EU Label
Fuel efficiency: C
Wet grip: A
Noise level: 71dB

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