Continental WinterContact TS 870 is a winter tyre made in total of 52 sizes, ranging from R14 to R14 - this particular dimension is R17, which means it fits to a 17 inch/431.8mm diameter wheel. 225/45 R17 is 50mm wider than the narrowest dimension (175) and 0mm narrower than the widest one (225). This tyre profile of 45 means the sidewall height of the tyre is 45% of the tyre width (225mm), which results in 101.25mm sidewall height. In 225/45 R17, there are 2 possible speed indexes for Continental WinterContact TS 870 - "H","V", which are good for speeds up to 210, 240 km/h. In 225/45 R17, WinterContact TS 870 usually competes against WinterContact TS 860, which is a tyre from Continental with a rating of 90%, compared to 91% of the Continental in question. Latest test in 225/45 R17 was held by TÜV in 2021, where WinterContact TS 870 received rating "" and finished on the 1. place. It was tested on a VW Golf.
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225/45 R17 is found on 77 vehicles: