# 2009 Mini Cooper Tire Size

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

## How to Determine Rim Size

Check your existing tires. Your Mini Cooper'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.

## 15-Inch Rims

### 2009 Mini Cooper

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

Trim Options:

### ClubmanHardtop

## 175/65R15 84

### Simplified Size: 175-65-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **175/65R15 84H**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

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

65 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 65%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 65% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 113 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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15 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 15 inches in diameter. | ||||||

84 | This tire has a load index of 84, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1100 pounds (500 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 H, which means 130 mph (210 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 16-Inch Rims

### 2009 Mini Cooper

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2009 Mini Cooper that depend upon the trim level. Look for your trim level below to get a color-coded explanation of your tire size. Then pick the best tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper.

Trim Options:

### ClubmanHardtopS ClubmanS Hardtop

## 195/55R16 87

### Simplified Size: 195-55-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **195/55R16 87H**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

195 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 195 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 107 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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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. | ||||||

87 | This tire has a load index of 87, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1199 pounds (545 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 H, which means 130 mph (210 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### ConvertibleS ClubmanS ConvertibleS Hardtop

## 195/55R16 87

### Simplified Size: 195-55-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **195/55R16 87V**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

195 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 195 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 107 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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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. | ||||||

87 | This tire has a load index of 87, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1199 pounds (545 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 V, which means 149 mph (240 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 17-Inch Rims

### 2009 Mini Cooper

There are multiple tire sizes for your 2009 Mini Cooper that depend upon the trim level. Look for your trim level below to get a color-coded explanation of your tire size. Then pick the best tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper.

Trim Options:

### ConvertibleJohn Cooper Works ClubmanJohn Cooper Works ConvertibleJohn Cooper Works HardtopS ClubmanS ConvertibleS Hardtop

## 205/45R17 84

### Simplified Size: 205-45-17

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **205/45R17 84V**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters. | ||||||

45 | 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 92 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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17 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 17 inches in diameter. | ||||||

84 | This tire has a load index of 84, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1100 pounds (500 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 V, which means 149 mph (240 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### ClubmanHardtopJohn Cooper Works ClubmanJohn Cooper Works ConvertibleJohn Cooper Works HardtopS ClubmanS Hardtop

## 205/45R17 84

### Simplified Size: 205-45-17

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **205/45R17 84W**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters. | ||||||

45 | 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 92 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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17 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 17 inches in diameter. | ||||||

84 | This tire has a load index of 84, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1100 pounds (500 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 W, which means 167 mph (270 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

## 18-Inch Rims

### 2009 Mini Cooper

Your 2009 Mini Cooper 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 2009 Mini Cooper.

Trim Options:

### ClubmanHardtopS Clubman (18 Inch Option)S Hardtop (18 Inch Option)

## 205/40R18 82

### Simplified Size: 205-40-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **205/40R18 82W**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters. | ||||||

40 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 40%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 40% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 82 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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18 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 18 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. | ||||||

This tire has a speed rating of W, which means 167 mph (270 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |

Trim Options:

### ClubmanHardtopS Clubman (18 Inch Option)S Hardtop (18 Inch Option)

## 205/40R18/XL 86

### Simplified Size: 205-40-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2009 Mini Cooper is **205/40R18/XL 86W**. A color-coded explanation of the 2009 Mini Cooper's tire size is shown below.

205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters. | ||||||

40 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 40%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 40% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 82 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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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. | ||||||

86 | This tire has a load index of 86, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1166 pounds (530 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 W, which means 167 mph (270 km/h) is the maximum speed that can be sustained for 10 minutes. A higher speed becomes dangerous. |