When converted to inches, 215/40R15 is equivalent to 21.8x8.5R15.
215/40R15 tire has a section width of 8.5 inches which is the measurement of tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall. Rim diameter of 15 inches represents the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on. Sidewall height of 3.4 inches (86 mm) is the measurement from the wheel rim to top of the tire tread. Overall diameter of 21.8 inches (553 mm) reflects the outer diameter of the tire and stands for tire height. Circumference of 68.5 inches (1736.4 mm) is the outer perimeter of the tire. Tire revolutions indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance in miles or kilometers. 215/40R15 tire makes 925 revolutions per mile (576 revolutions per kilometer).
Overall Diameter (Tire Height)
576 per km
925 per mile
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215/40R15 Replacement Tire Sizes
Replacement tires have to be within 3% of the original tire's overall diameter. 215/40R15 tire can be replaced with 19 compatible tire sizes. Select optional plus size to see its specs.