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Riley 4 Tyres


  • In period Riley fitted a 590 - 14 crossply tyres, in this size is sadly no longer produced.
  • The radial equivalent size is 165 R14, a great tyre in this size is the 165 HR 14 Michelin XAS.
  • Another fantastic option in this size is the 165 HR 14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67.
  • For these tyres Longstone recommends the Michelin 14D inner tube.
  • We have on special offer sets of 4 or 5 PIRELLI CINTURATO ™ tyres which include new Michelin Tubes. The PIRELLI CINTURATO ™ is a period tyre that was around between 1952 and the early 1980 and was produced with the aim to improve the handling of cars like the Riley 4.

  • The tyres recommended apply to both the Riley 4/68 and Riley 4/72.


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    Riley 4 Recommended Tyres


  1. 165HR14 Michelin XAS
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    165 HR 14 Michelin XAS

    Starting at $230.16 $191.80

  2. 165 X 14 PIRELLI CINTURATO
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    165 HR 14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67

    Starting at $216.72 $180.60

  3. Michelin 14D Offset Valve Inner Tube
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    Michelin 14D Offset Valve Inner Tube

    Starting at $25.20 $21.00

  4. Other Options for Riley 4 Tyres


  5. 165X14 Vredestein Classic
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    165 X 14 Vredestein Classic

    Starting at $233.52 $194.60

  6. Set of 4 165X14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67
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    Set of 4 165 HR14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67

    Starting at $821.52 $684.60

  7. Set of 5 165R14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67
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    Set of 5 165 R 14 PIRELLI CINTURATO CA67

    Starting at $1,006.32 $838.60

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History of the Riley 4

Built between 1959-1969, the Riley 4 shared plenty of components with MGs of the period and was the last of the five B series BMC Pininfarina cars to be released. It would later change from the 4/68 and become the 4/72 in 1961, gaining a larger engine and improved suspension. In 1959, the British magazine The Motor tested a Riley 4/68, which had a maximum speed of 88.2 mph and reached 60 mph in 18.8 seconds. Fuel usage was calculated to be 27.3 miles per imperial gallon. The test vehicle cost £1028 incl. taxes. The Motor magazine also tested an automatic 4/72 in 1962, and it achieved a top speed of 81.3 mph, a 0-60 mph acceleration time of 20.6 seconds, and fuel consumption of 26.5 mpg. The test vehicle cost £1186 incl. taxes. The manual vehicle cost £1087.


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