Michelin X-Ice 235/45 R18 98H

The Michelin X-Ice is a winter tire that is designed for use in extreme winter conditions. It is made with a special compound that remains pliable in cold temperatures, allowing it to grip the road better in icy and snowy conditions. The tread pattern of the X-Ice is designed to provide excellent traction and braking performance on winter roads. It is also equipped with Michelin’s Snowgroove technology, which helps to improve traction and grip in deep snow. The Michelin X-Ice tire is designed for use in winter conditions, including snow and ice.

What does 235/45R18 mean?

235

The tire width is 235mm.

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.

18

Rim diameter for the tire.

235/45R18 98H tire size

The width of 235/45R18 98H tire is stated in millimeters and sidewall height in percentages. In this table you’ll find out the 235/45R18 98H tire size in inches as well as few additional metrics:

In inches In millimeters

Section Width

9.3″ 235mm

Sidewall height

4.2″ 106mm

Diameter / Height

26.3″ 669mm

Circumference

82.7″ 2101mm

Rim Diameter

18″

Revolutions

766 per mile 476 per kilometer

Rim Size for 235/45R18 98H Tires

Recommended rim sizes for 235/45R18 98H tire:

Diameter Width Range
18″ 7.5-9″

What does 98H mean?

The load index 98 means that the tire has been designed to support 1653 lbs or 750 kg.

The speed index H means that the tire has been designed to be used in speed up to 130 mph or 210 kph.

This size tire is usually used on a high-performance car.

AboutMichelin

Michelin X-Ice tires are designed for extreme winter conditions. They feature a special compound that remains pliable in sub-zero temperatures, allowing the tire to grip the road surface and provide excellent traction. The tread pattern of the X-Ice tire is also designed to provide good traction on icy and snow-covered roads.

Tire Specification

Basic
SKU:
Brand: Michelin
Model: X-Ice
Season: Winter
Studdable: No
Size: 235/45 R18
Load Index: 98 — 750 kg | x4 - 3000 kg
Speed Index: H — 210 km\h
Application
Car Type:Passenger
Road: City
Technologies
XL / Extra Load: No
RunFlat technology: No
Commercial / Reinforced: No

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