1987 BMW L6 Tire Size
The original tire size for your 1987 BMW L6 is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of the best BMW L6 tire size.
The original tire size for your 1987 BMW L6 is 205/70VR14. A color-coded explanation of the 1987 BMW L6's tire size is shown below.
This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters.
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 143 millimeters.
This tire has a speed rating of V, which means 149 mph (240 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous.
This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 14 inches in diameter.