The Firestone F560 135R15 radial tire is a shorter than stock replacement tire that is great for Volkswagens with lowered front ends. VW
Beetles, Karmann Ghias, Type 3 Squarebacks, Notchbacks and Squarebacks, Things and Type 2 Bus models often use 135R15 tires when installing
drop spindles and lowering the front end 3" or more as they offer more tire to fenderwell & body clearance than the stock 165R15 tire.
The taller sidewall and narrow tread still provide a vintage look for your VW restoration and the tire compound offers great wet and dry
handling. The F560 tires are sold individually and fit 15 inch diameter wheel with recommend wheel widths from 3.5 to 4.5 inches. The
Firestone 135R15 tire has an umounted diameter of 23.57", a tread width of 4" with a section width of 5". The DOT approved Firestone F560
is a steel belted radial with P (93 MPH) speed rating and has a max load capacity of 780lbs @ 44PSI.
Manufacturer - Firestone
Series - F560 Radial
Construction - Polyester/Steel Tubeless
Width - 135mm
Aspect Ratio - 80mm
Rim Diameter - 15"
Overall Diameter - 23.57"
Tread Width - 4"
Recommended Wheel Width - 3.5-4.5"
Max Load Capacity - 780 pounds @ 44 PSI
Speed Rating - P (93 MPH)
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Please Note:The information listed below is for stock, unmodified VW's manufactured for sale in the US. VW's are commonly modified and very often parts from another year VW may have been installed on your car. California Pacific JBugs is not responsible for any errors if your car has been modified in any way.