A fantastic quality Radial tyre 215/70VR15 with period correct tread pattern offering unbelievable handling and ride with good precise steering and lightness. Blockley build tyres for period cars correctly, and contrary to rumours from tyre specialists, the dimensions and tread widths etc on our Blockleys is 100% correct!
The 215/70VR15 tyre is also a useful alternative to tyre sizes 225/60R15 and 205R15 (ie 205/80R15).
|Overall width||9.13" / 232mm|
|Overall diameter||26.89" / 683mm|
|Rim width (min)||6"|
|Rim width (max)||8"|
|Rim width (recommended)||6.5"|
|Speed rating||V ( 149mph / 240 kph )|
The Blockley 215/70R15 is a superior quality correct period looking V speed rated tyre built on new moulds and tooling that is commonly fitted to Aston Martin V8, Jaguar XJ12 , Ferrari Daytona, AC Cobras, Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 etc (see the many examples in list below). The ride and handling quality of the Blockleys is exceptional, in wet or dry. These Blockley 215/70R15 tyres are E Marked and DOT marked (for use in the USA).
100% of these tyres are individually inspected and checked for dynamic balance - The small painted yellow circle on the side wall can be aligned with the valve stem by the tyre fitter so they know the optimum place to put it. We perform this additional inspection process as we are determined to supply the best possible no-compromise product. These will be the best handling tyres you have ever driven on - do 1,000 miles or so on them and if you disagree we will refund! Our reasonable prices are only possible because we sell direct to the end user and preparers / garages, and not through the Classic tyre wholesalers, so don't be fooled by thinking spending more will get a better product! Try them and be surprised, and find out why the Blockley company was started!
Common Tyre fitment:
- Aston Martin V8
- Aston Martin DB S
- Aston Martin DB6
- Bristol 411 , 603 , Blenheim
- Jensen Interceptor Mk3
- AC Cobra Tyres
- Jaguar XJ12 Tyres
- Jaguar XJS Tyres
- Daimler Double Six , Daimler Sovereign
- Ford Mustang Shelby 350
- Mercedes W116 (6.9 litre)
- Jaguar E-Type v12 (an option for the rear)
- Ferrari Daytona 365 GTB
- Chevrolet Corvette C2.
- Perfect for 1963 through 1967 C2 Sting Ray.
- De Tomaso Pantera rear size (with 185/70VR front size)
- De Tomaso Deauville . De Tomaso Longchamp 2+2
- Lamborghini Jamara 400 GT
- Lamborghini Espada S Ii 3.9
- Maserati Khamsin
- Maseriati Bora , Maserati Ghibli , Maserati Quattroporte
- Maserati Mexico (should be 205/70VR15 but many use this tyre size 215/70x15)
- Ennezeta (Lele Iso Rivolta)
- Monteverdi Sierra , Monteverdi High Speed 375L
- Ferrari 512
- Ferrari 400 GT / GTS
- Ferrai 400 Automatic
- Jensen Interceptor 4x4 Tyres
- Bentley T1 , Bentley T2
The oil present in new tyres can cause the stripe to intially discolour this process usually continues until the tyre has completed 2500-3000 miles. To help you combat this it is strongly recommended that you use our whitewall cleaner that can be purchased from our store