2003 Bentley Azure Tire Size

The original tire size for your 2003 Bentley Azure is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of the best Bentley Azure tire size.

285/45ZR18 103Y

Simplified Size:  285-45-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2003 Bentley Azure is 285/45ZR18 103Y.  A color-coded explanation of the 2003 Bentley Azure's tire size is shown below.


This number indicates that your tire has a width of 285 millimeters.


This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 45%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 45% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 128 millimeters.


This tire has a speed class of Z, which means it's part of an elite speed class of 149 mph or more (240 km/h).  A tire's speed class is less specific than the speed rating.


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 18 inches in diameter.


This tire has a load index of 103, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1925 pounds (875 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 Y, which means 186 mph (300 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes.  A higher speed becomes dangerous.