Compare 1997 BMW 318is Tires

1997 BMW 318is Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your BMW 318is tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
1997 BMW 318is Base* Shop 225/50ZR16 Z 29 PSI/32 PSI
1997 BMW 318is Base* Shop 225/55R15 V 29 PSI/32 PSI
1997 BMW 318is Base* Shop 205/60R15 H 29 PSI/32 PSI

1997 BMW 318is Base*

- Size: Shop 225/50ZR16

- Speed Rating: Z

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/32 PSI

1997 BMW 318is Base*

- Size: Shop 225/55R15

- Speed Rating: V

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/32 PSI

1997 BMW 318is Base*

- Size: Shop 205/60R15

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 29 PSI/32 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Get the Right Tires for 1997 BMW 318is

Shopping for tires can be overwhelming, but not when you're equipped with the right information. That's why you should head our way when it's time to put new tires on your  1997 BMW 318is. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for BMW 318is tire options. Whether you want a tire that's built to take tight corners, handle diverse terrain, or improve fuel-efficiency, you'll find good tires that match your budget.

View the tires BMW recommends for 1997 318iss, plus helpful information about BMW 318is tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Take it from one of our tire technicians, Brianna: "You want to find the correct size for your tire. It matters in alignments and keeping your vehicle driving the way it’s supposed to.”

Other than getting the proper tire size, you also want to think about a couple of other things when getting new BMW 318is tires like where and how you drive, and what tire brand you trust most. If you live in south Texas, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. In Colorado, though, there's a good chance you'll want BMW 318is snow tires for a good portion of the year, and maybe even all-season tires for year-round comfort and versatility.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for summer and one for winter. It's a smart way to capitalize on BMW 318is's performance and safety throughout the year. Other drivers prefer the convenience of all-season tires. They make one trip to the tire shop and they're pretty much ready for rain, light snow, or sun!

Next, consider your driving style. Do you enjoy pushing your BMW 318is to the limits? Going where no vehicle has gone before? If you're a big off-roading fan you forges paths where others can't, you have very different needs than a long-distance commuter who sticks to the highway. You'll want tires that can stand up to gravel, sand, stone, and dirt. You might even want a bigger tire with stiffer sidewalls and a wide tread pattern to help prevent punctures and maintain stability on bumpy roads. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a BMW 318is tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Browse BMW 318is tires online or come to your nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you. You can buy 1997 BMW 318is tires online now!

BMW 318is Tire Brands

You have many great options for BMW 318is tire brands when you visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. Firestone and Bridgestone are two popular brands. Firestone tires for BMW 318iss are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the start. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he began testing and producing truck, passenger, and farm tires. Fun fact: in 1908, Firestone's company introduced the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Today, Firestone is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They make 8,000 different tires for all sorts of vehicles — including 1997 BMW 318iss.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for BMW 318is tires, too. Shojiro Ishibashi founded The Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. in Japan in 1931. His company merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Today, Bridgestone Tires has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing exceptional service, tires, and more to drivers around the world. In the words of founder Shojiro Ishibashi, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." That means you can find superior quality Bridgestone tires for a 1997 BMW 318is and drive with peace of mind.

BMW 318is Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're a tire store that also offers professional tire installation, maintenance, and rotation, along with complete auto care. We make it easy to buy new 1997 BMW 318is tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open on Saturday and Sunday for your convenience.

Recommended Tires for Your 1997 BMW 318is

What tires are best for a 1997 BMW 318is? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your BMW 318is.

Firestone Champion Fuel Fighter
Champion Fuel Fighter

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Ecopia EP422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance

1997 BMW 318is Tire Questions

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common BMW 318is tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why does BMW tire inflation matter? Even a tiny decrease in tire pressure could impact your safety and fuel economy. Maintaining proper tire pressure can help increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan.
  • What do the tire sidewall numbers mean for my BMW 318is? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • Is there an easy way to check BMW tire tread depth? All you need is a penny. Hold the penny so that Abraham Lincoln is facing you, then place your penny into a tread groove upside down. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new BMW 318is tires.

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