# 1983 Saab 900 Tire Size

There are multiple tire sizes for your 1983 Saab 900 that depend upon the trim level. Look for your trim level below to get a color-coded explanation of your tire size. Then pick the best tire size for your 1983 Saab 900.

Trim Options:

### S

## 175/70R15

### Simplified Size: 175-70-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Saab 900 is **175/70R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Saab 900's tire size is shown below.

175 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 175 millimeters. | ||||||

70 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 70%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 70% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 122 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### STurbo

## 185/65R15

### Simplified Size: 185-65-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Saab 900 is **185/65R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Saab 900's tire size is shown below.

185 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 185 millimeters. | ||||||

65 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 65%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 65% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 120 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |

## 185/65R15

### Simplified Size: 185-65-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Saab 900 is **185/65TR15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Saab 900's tire size is shown below.

185 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 185 millimeters. | ||||||

65 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 65%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 65% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 120 millimeters. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of T, which means 118 mph (190 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. | |||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### Turbo

## 195/60R15

### Simplified Size: 195-60-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1983 Saab 900 is **195/60R15**. A color-coded explanation of the 1983 Saab 900's tire size is shown below.

195 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 195 millimeters. | ||||||

60 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 60%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 60% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 117 millimeters. | ||||||

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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. |