Key Facts about Westlake RP18:

Summary


We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Westlake RP18. You can agree or disagree with these conclusions by voting for or against any item:

Reasons to buy

A few drivers mentioned that they were impressed by the smooth, quiet and comfortable ride provided by this tire.
A satisfied driver said those tires were worth the money they cost.
Most drivers appreciated the tire’s performance in dry and wet conditions.
The car owner was happy that the tires were wearing well.
A few drivers said that tire was extremely good value because it had a great price/quality ratio.

Reasons not to buy

Some drivers complained the tires didn't last long and tread wear was rather quick.
A driver complained about the tire’s poor grip on wet surfaces.


Description


The RP18 touring line is engineered for year-round performance and provides unmatched value in its category. Utilizing an all-season touring tread design with four circumferential grooves fused with a multitude of lateral siping for optimized wet traction, steering response, and handling. The symmetric tread design also allows for tire rotations which supports prolonged tread wear.

  • Minimized road noise and maximized comfort (Variable pitch tread pattern reduces road noise and provides a comfortable ride).
  • All-season capabilities (Angled grooves and siping improves grip for better footing in all seasons).
  • Even tread wear and traction (Optimized grooves and siping patterns enhance contact patch for improved tread wear and traction).
  • Improved wet grip and stability (Four circumferential grooves enhance wet road stability while evacuating water for better grip).

Detailed Information


Type and Size
Tire Model
Westlake RP18
Car Type
Passenger
Season
All Season
Rim Diameter
13 / 14 / 15 / 16 "
Width
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 mm
Aspect Ratio
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
No
Speed and Load
Speed Index
H (max 130 mph) ... V (max 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Westlake RP18 Sizes & Specifications


Rim Model Size Index Features
R13 175/70 R13 82T 175/70 R13 82T
R13 185/70 R13 86T 185/70 R13 86T
R14 175/65 R14 82H 175/65 R14 82H
R14 175/70 R14 84T 175/70 R14 84T
R14 185/60 R14 82H 185/60 R14 82H
R14 185/70 R14 88T 185/70 R14 88T
R14 195/60 R14 86H 195/60 R14 86H
R14 195/70 R14 91T 195/70 R14 91T
R14 205/70 R14 95T 205/70 R14 95T
R15 185/60 R15 84H 185/60 R15 84H
R15 185/65 R15 88H 185/65 R15 88H
R15 195/50 R15 82V 195/50 R15 82V
R15 195/55 R15 85V 195/55 R15 85V
R15 195/60 R15 88H 195/60 R15 88H
R15 195/65 R15 91H 195/65 R15 91H
R15 205/60 R15 91H 205/60 R15 91H
R15 205/65 R15 94H 205/65 R15 94H
R15 205/70 R15 96H 205/70 R15 96H
R15 215/60 R15 94H 215/60 R15 94H
R15 215/65 R15 96H 215/65 R15 96H
R15 215/70 R15 98H 215/70 R15 98H
R16 205/50 R16 87V 205/50 R16 87V
R16 205/55 R16 91V 205/55 R16 91V
R16 205/60 R16 92H 205/60 R16 92H
R16 205/65 R16 95H 205/65 R16 95H
R16 215/60 R16 95H 215/60 R16 95H
R16 215/65 R16 98H 215/65 R16 98H
R16 225/60 R16 98H 225/60 R16 98H
R16 235/60 R16 100H 235/60 R16 100H
R16 235/65 R16 103H 235/65 R16 103H

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