## What does 275/60R17 mean?

275/60R17 is a tire size with the following dimensions:

**275**is the width of the tire in millimeters. This number also indicates the appropriate width of the rim on which the tire should be mounted.**60**is the aspect ratio, which is the ratio of the tire's height to its width. This affects the tire's handling and ride comfort**R**indicates the tire's construction type, meaning it has a radial construction. This provides stability and precision to the tire.**17**is the diameter of the wheel in inches, on which the tire is to be mounted.

## 275/60R17 Tire Conversion

Dimensions | Inches | Millimeters |

Tire Diameter | 30 in | 761.8 mm |

Section Width | 10.8 in | 275 mm |

Rim Height | 17 in | 431 mm |

Sidewall Height | 6.5 in | 165 mm |

Circumference | 94.2 in | 2393.3 mm |

Revolutions | 672.4 revs/mile |

## FAQ About 275/60R17 Tire

### How tall is a 275/60R17 tire?

The height (or diameter) of a 275/60R17 tire is 30 inches

### How wide is a 275/60R17 tire?

The width of a 275/60R17 tire is 275 mm, which is about 10.8 inches.

### What size rim fits a 275/60R17 tire?

A 275/60R17 tire fits on a rim that is 17 inches in diameter.

### What does the 60 in a 275/60R17 tire mean?

The 60 in a 275/60R17 tire refers to the aspect ratio, meaning the height of the tire's sidewall is 60% of its width.

## Alternative Tire Sizes for 275/60R17

Typically, it's recommended to choose a tire with a diameter (height) within 3% of the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) tire size.

However, keep in mind that this is a general guideline and not an absolute rule.

Here are some tire sizes that are compatible with the 275/60R17:

Tire Size | Diameter | Rim |
---|---|---|

235/70R17 | 30.0″ (Equal) | 17 x 6.0-8.0 |

175/90R17 | 29.4″ (-2.0%) | 17 x n/a |

225/70R17 | 29.4″ (-2.0%) | 17 x 6.0-7.5 |

225/75R17 | 30.3″ (1.0%) | 17 x 6.0-7.5 |

235/75R17 | 30.9″ (3.0%) | 17 x 6.0-8.0 |

245/65R17 | 29.5″ (-1.7%) | 17 x 7.0-8.5 |

245/70R17 | 30.5″ (1.7%) | 17 x 6.5-8.0 |

255/65R17 | 30.1″ (0.3%) | 17 x 7.0-8.5 |

265/60R17 | 29.5″ (-1.7%) | 17 x 7.5-9.5 |

265/65R17 | 30.6″ (2.0%) | 17 x 7.5-9.5 |

285/60R17 | 30.5″ (1.7%) | 17 x 8.0-10.0 |