1987 Mazda B2200 Tire Size

Your 1987 Mazda B2200 was manufactured with multiple tire sizes.  Choose a tire size below to get a color-coded explanation of the differences.  Then pick the best tire size for your 1987 Mazda B2200.

Trim Options:

4x24x2 w/chrome wheelsLX 4x2LX 4x2 w/chrome wheelsSE-5 4x2SE-5 4x2 w/chrome wheels

P205/70HR14

Simplified Size:  205-70-14

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1987 Mazda B2200 is P205/70HR14.  A color-coded explanation of the 1987 Mazda B2200's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
205

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 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 143 millimeters.

H

This tire has a speed rating of H, which means 130 mph (210 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.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
14

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 14 inches in diameter.

Trim Options:

4x24x2 w/chrome wheelsLX 4x2LX 4x2 w/chrome wheelsSE-5 4x2SE-5 4x2 w/chrome wheels

P205/75R14

Simplified Size:  205-75-14

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1987 Mazda B2200 is P205/75R14.  A color-coded explanation of the 1987 Mazda B2200's tire size is shown below.

P

This letter denotes the intended use of the tire.

PPassenger Vehicle
LTLight Truck
CCommercial Vehicle
205

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters.

75

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 75%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 75% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 153 millimeters.

R

This letter denotes how your tire was constructed.  Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
14

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 14 inches in diameter.