Dunlop supplied the original tires on the early Porsche Pre-A 356 and Porsche 550 Spyder models
500/525-16 Dunlop C18 Blackwall is our suggested tire. These are very close to the original tires.
Other tires that may be an option:
550-16 Blockley Racing 5 Block Tread Blackwall
500/525-16 Firestone Blackwall
For our new 16x5.5 a tire of 195/60r16 or 205/55r16 will be very close to the same diameter as a 165/80r15 and result in good speedometer accuracy. There are many tire brands on the market for these size tires.
3.25x16 with a Coker 5.00/5.25-16 mounted
Compared: 5.5x16 with 195/60r16 Original wheel 4x15 with 165/80r15 5.5x16 with 205/55r16
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