# 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG Tire Size

Your 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG 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 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG.

## 275/55R19 111

### Simplified Size: 275-55-19

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG is **275/55R19 111H**. A color-coded explanation of the 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG's tire size is shown below.

275 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 275 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 151 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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19 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 19 inches in diameter. | ||||||

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. | ||||||

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. |

## 275/55R19 111

### Simplified Size: 275-55-19

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG is **275/55R19 111V**. A color-coded explanation of the 2011 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG's tire size is shown below.

275 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 275 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 151 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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19 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 19 inches in diameter. | ||||||

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. | ||||||

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. |