# 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550 Tire Size

Your 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550 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 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550.

## 265/60R18 110

### Simplified Size: 265-60-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550 is **265/60R18 110H**. A color-coded explanation of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550's tire size is shown below.

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

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

110 | This tire has a load index of 110, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2332 pounds (1060 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

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 159 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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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. |

## 265/60R18 110

### Simplified Size: 265-60-18

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550 is **265/60R18 110V**. A color-coded explanation of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz G550's tire size is shown below.

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

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

110 | This tire has a load index of 110, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 2332 pounds (1060 kg) or less. A higher number means the tire can carry more weight. A lower number means the opposite. | ||||||

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 159 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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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. |