Avon Turbosteel | 185VR16 93V
Avon Turbosteel | 185VR16 93V
Tire Series Turbosteel CR6D
Brand Avon
SKU 66290
Product Size 185VR16 93V
Tire Construction Radial
Sidewall Style Blackwall
Radial Width 185 mm
Radial Aspect Ratio 80
Rim Diameter (in/mm) 16 inch
Overall Diameter (in) 27.323
Section Width (in) 7.283
Service Description 93V
Max Load Capacity 1,433 lbs
Speed Rating V
Load Index 93
Tube Type or Tubeless Tubeless

Avon Turbosteel | 185VR16 93V

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Avon Turbosteel | 185VR16 93V

Finding a high speed rated tire designed specifically for vintage vehicles is a challenge, but we have a solution with the Avon Turbosteel radial product line. This particular tire features 185VR16 sizing, an excellent choice European sports cars with 16-inch wheels. This includes Aston Martin DB2 and DB4, BMW 507, Bristol, Ferrari 250 and 275, Maserati 300S, and classic Jaguar models XK120, XK140 and XK150. It is a direct replacement for original 600-16 and 600R16 sizes. The tire features an V speed rating, providing safe service up to 149 miles per hour. The classic tread pattern and smooth black sidewall are the right appearance for your classic sports car. This is a tubeless tire, but your application, especially those with wire wheels may require a tube and/or rim strip.

Popular Fitments:

1948-1960 Jaguar XK, 185 HR16 93 V
1949-1954 Rolls Royce; Silver Dawn, 185 HR16 93V

V Speed Rating

V Speed Rated: Up to 149 mph (240 km/h). Often required OE for higher performance trim level automobiles.

Avon Tires for Classic Sports Cars

Avon tires are an authentic choice for vintage European sports cars and classic cars from the 1940's through the 1970's. Our selection of Avon tires includes bias ply and radial construction, offering a wide variety of OE and high performance fitments. Many Avon tires are speed rated, and built with performance and safety in mind. Whether you're building a vintage sports car, luxury car or even a classic 4x4, we have the right Avon tire for your application.

Please Note

  • Tire mounted on wheel for demonstration purposes only. Wheel and other accessories are not included. Please note that dimensions listed (tread width, section width and overall diameter) are non-scientific and based on an inflated tire, mounted to a wheel. Dimensions may vary due to rim width and inflation pressure. Please note Chemical Guys Tire and Rubber Cleaner and Adams Polish Tire shine has been linked to Whitewall browning and should not be used. We recommend using our line of tire care products.

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