Best 185/60 R16 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

185/60 R16 in inches What rims fit 185/60 R16 tires What is 185/60 R16?

Best 185/60 R16 All-Season Tires

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Toyo Celsius
Overall: 76.3%
Dry: 72.7%
Wet: 80%
Snow: 80%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 78%
Buy again: 78%
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Best 185/60 R16 Summer Tires

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Nexen N Priz AH8
Overall: 32%
Dry: 76%
Wet: 66%
Snow: 38%
Comfort: 66%
Wear: 67%
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185/60 R16 in inches

185/60 R16 tires' overall diameter is 24.7 inches, tire width is 7.3 inches, the tire can be mounted on 16 inches wheel and the circumference is 77.6". With that parameters, we can calculate that it will take approximately 816.5 revolutions per mile.

So the closest metric tire size of 185/60R16 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R16, which is 25.51% taller and 43.84% wider.

You can use our handy tire size calculator to compare 185/60 R16 vs 31x10.50R16.

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What rims fit 185/60 R16 tires?

For each tire size there often there are several wheel sizes. You can't put too wide tires on narrow rims or vice versa. Here is what size of the wheels your vehicle needs for 185/60 R16 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

185/60 R16 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
185 The first number shows that the tire has a section width of 185 mm or approximately 7.3 inches.
60 The second number is the aspect ratio or sidewall height. In this case, it is 60%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to the rim edge or the height of the tire's cross-section which is 60% of the width or ~ 111mm
R16 The letter R means this tire is radial. Most of all tires nowadays are radial. The number is the tire diameter in inches. It means that the tire will fit 16-inch wheels

If you want to know more about how to decipher information inscribed on your tires, including aspects such as the tire height, tire width, and the diameter of the wheel, this guide provides an in-depth look at how to read a tire sidewall. These measurements can reveal a wealth of information about your tire's specifications and suitability for your vehicle. Mastering these details will allow you to make informed decisions when buying or replacing your tires.