1989 Hyundai Excel Tire Size

Your 1989 Hyundai Excel 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 1989 Hyundai Excel.

155/80R13

Simplified Size:  155-80-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Hyundai Excel is 155/80R13.  A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Hyundai Excel's tire size is shown below.

155

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 155 millimeters.

80

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 80%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 80% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 124 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
13

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 13 inches in diameter.

175/70R13

Simplified Size:  175-70-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Hyundai Excel is 175/70R13.  A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Hyundai Excel'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.

RRadial
BBias Belt
DDiagonal
13

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 13 inches in diameter.