# 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Tire Size

The original tire size for your 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV is listed below. Tap on the box to view a color-coded explanation of the best Mitsubishi i-MiEV tire size.

Trim Options:

### ESSE

## 145/65R15 72(Front)

### Simplified Size: 145-65-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV is **145/65R15 72H (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV's tire size is shown below.

145 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 145 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 94 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. | ||||||

72 | This tire has a load index of 72, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 781 pounds (355 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:

### ESSE

## 175/60R15 81(Rear)

### Simplified Size: 175-60-15

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV is **145/65R15 72H (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV's tire size is shown below.

175 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 175 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 105 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. | ||||||

81 | This tire has a load index of 81, which means it's capable of carrying a load of 1016 pounds (462 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. |