6.00 x 16 R5 Dunlop Racing

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6.00x16 R5 Dunlop Racing
£309.60 £258.00
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6.00-16 Dunlop Racing Tyres


The Dunlop Racing 600-16 R5 would be the best cross ply tyre for a fast car on the road or track, in the dry. The 600-16 R5 is a road legal tyre unlike the 600L16 CR48 which is not e-marked and are not suited to road use.
The 600-16 Dunlop Racing tyre R5 is from the good old days, when you could drive your racing car to the track, race it, then drive it home again in true Longstone tyres style.

600-16 Tyres

Though the Dunlop Racing 600-16 R5 is an excellent cross ply tyre in the dry it is not really an ideal all round road tyre. The Jaguar XK Jaguars fitted 600-16 Dunlop RS5 and the Aston Martins of the fifties fitted 600-16 Avon TurboSpeed both these tyres are better all round road tyres if you want a crossply.
600-16 Tyres
Dunlop Racing
In the 50's and 60's the Top notch Italian marques were moving away from fitting Crossply Tyres. They moved onto 185R16 Michelin X or 185VR16 PIRELLI CINTURATO ™ CA67, the size 185R16 is a radial alternative to 600-16. If you specified to Aston Martin that you wanted your Feltham DB Aston Martin fitted with radial tyres like Maserati and Ferrari; Aston would have fitted the PIRELLI CINTURATO ™ 185VR16 CA67.
Michelin also make a 600-16 Pilote X which is an extremely high specification radial alternative to a 600-16 crossply tyre.

The Overall Diameter of the 600 x 16 R5 Dunlop Racing is 708 mm and the width is 198 mm. For more information on the 600 x 16 R5 Dunlop Racing please see below or call +44 (0) 1302 711 123.

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INDICATED WIDTHASPECT RATIOCROSSPLY RACINGRIM DIAMETERLOAD INDEXSPEED RATINGMANUFACTURERTREADTUBE TYPE
600 X 16 74 H Dunlop Racing R5 Tube Type (TT)
More Information
BRAND Dunlop Racing
TYPE Crossply Racing
RIM DIAMETER 16" / 406 mm
ACTUAL WIDTH 198 mm / 7.7"
TREAD WIDTH 121 mm / 4.76"
OVERALL DIAMETER INFLATED 708 mm / 27.8"
ROLLING CIRCUMFERENCE 2217 mm / 87.29"
WEIGHT OF TYRE 8 kgs
LOAD INDEX 74 = 375 kgs
SPEED RATING H = 130 mph / 210 km/h
RECOMMENDED TUBES 16 F RET Michelin
TUBE OR TUBELESS TT (Tube Type)
RECOMMENDED RIM WIDTH 4.5" - 6.0"
WHITEWALL N/A
ALTERNATIVE SIZE DESCRIPTION 600-16 , 600 -16 , 600 - 16 , 600 X16 , 600 X 16 , 600 16 600*16 , 600 *16 , 600 * 16 , 600/16 , 600 /16 , 600 / 16
PRODUCT TYPE Single Tyre
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