2009 Land Rover LR3 Tire Size

Your Land Rover was manufactured with different tire sizes.  To determine the best tire size for your specific 2009 Land Rover LR3, we first need to determine your rim size.  Please review the information below.

How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires.  Your Land Rover LR3's rim size is the number to the right of the R.  In the example pictured here, the tire size fits 16-inch rims.

Rim Size Selection

Now that you know your rim size, make a selection below to filter your results.

18-Inch Rims

2009 Land Rover LR3

 

The original tire size for your 2009 Land Rover LR3 is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Land Rover LR3's' tire size.

Trim Options:

SE

255/60R18/XL 112V

Simplified Size:  255-60-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Land Rover LR3 is 255/60R18/XL 112V.  A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Land Rover LR3's tire size is shown below.

255

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 255 millimeters.

60

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 60%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 60% 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
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18

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 18 inches in diameter.

XL

The mark of XL means extra load.  A tire with this designation can handle higher inflation pressures than a regular tire, which increases its maximum load.

112

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.

V

This tire has a speed rating of V, which means 149 mph (240 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes.  A higher speed becomes dangerous.

19-Inch Rims

2009 Land Rover LR3

 

The original tire size for your 2009 Land Rover LR3 is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of your Land Rover LR3's' tire size.

Trim Options:

HSEHSE Lux

255/55R19/XL 111V

Simplified Size:  255-55-19

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Land Rover LR3 is 255/55R19/XL 111V.  A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Land Rover LR3's tire size is shown below.

255

This number indicates that your tire has a width of 255 millimeters.

55

This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 55%.  In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 55% of the width.  In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 140 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
19

The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 19 inches in diameter.

XL

The mark of XL means extra load.  A tire with this designation can handle higher inflation pressures than a regular tire, which increases its maximum load.

111

This tire has a load index of 111, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2398 pounds (1090 kg) or less.  A higher number means the tire can carry more weight.  A lower number means the opposite.

V

This tire has a speed rating of V, which means 149 mph (240 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes.  A higher speed becomes dangerous.