2001 Mitsubishi Montero Tire Size

The original tire size for your 2001 Mitsubishi Montero is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of the best Mitsubishi Montero tire size.

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265/70R16 112S

Simplified Size:  265-70-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2001 Mitsubishi Montero is 265/70R16 112S.  A color-coded explanation of the 2001 Mitsubishi Montero's tire size is shown below.


This number indicates that your tire has a width of 265 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 185 millimeters.


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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The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter.


This tire has a load index of 112, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2464 pounds (1120 kg) or less.  A higher number means the tire can carry more weight.  A lower number means the opposite.


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.

2001 Mitsubishi Montero - Similar Models

The 2001 Mitsubishi Montero has similar models that may have different tire sizes.

2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport