# 1994 Hyundai Excel Tire Size

Your 1994 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 1994 Hyundai Excel.

## 155/80R13 79

### Simplified Size: 155-80-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1994 Hyundai Excel is **155/80R13 79S**. A color-coded explanation of the 1994 Hyundai Excel's tire size is shown below.

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

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

79 | This tire has a load index of 79, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 961 pounds (437 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

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.
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This tire has a speed rating of S, which means 111 mph (180 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 175/70R13 82

### Simplified Size: 175-70-13

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1994 Hyundai Excel is **175/70R13 82S**. A color-coded explanation of the 1994 Hyundai Excel's tire size is shown below.

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

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

82 | This tire has a load index of 82, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1045 pounds (475 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

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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This tire has a speed rating of S, which means 111 mph (180 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |