Best 195/55 R16 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

195/55 R16 in inches What rims fit 195/55 R16 tires What is 195/55 R16?

Best 195/55 R16 All Season Tires

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Goodyear Assurance WeatherReady
Overall: 88.5%
Dry: 91.5%
Wet: 96.5%
Snow: 90%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 85%
Buy again: 90%
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Continental PureContact LS
Overall: 86%
Dry: 93%
Wet: 92%
Snow: 80%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 87%
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Image of Hankook Ventus S1 noble2
Hankook Ventus S1 noble2
Overall: 85.6%
Dry: 84.7%
Wet: 87%
Comfort: 90%
Wear: 77%
Buy again: 91%
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Image of BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport
BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport
Overall: 85.5%
Dry: 93%
Wet: 90.5%
Snow: 81%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 87%
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Image of General AltiMAX RT43
General AltiMAX RT43
Overall: 80.3%
Dry: 84.7%
Wet: 82.5%
Snow: 75%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 89.5%
Buy again: 93%
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Image of Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season Plus
Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season Plus
Overall: 78%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 75%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 82%
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Image of Sumitomo HTR A/S P02
Sumitomo HTR A/S P02
Overall: 73%
Dry: 87.5%
Wet: 82%
Snow: 69.5%
Comfort: 81.5%
Wear: 76.5%
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Best 195/55 R16 Summer Tires

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Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R
Overall: 88%
Dry: 96%
Wet: 76%
Comfort: 70%
Wear: 62%
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Image of Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Overall: 81.5%
Dry: 87.3%
Wet: 81%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 74.5%
Buy again: 70%
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Image of Nexen N Fera SU1
Nexen N Fera SU1
Overall: 78.4%
Dry: 79.3%
Wet: 78%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 74%
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Image of Michelin Energy Saver
Michelin Energy Saver
Overall: 68.7%
Dry: 77.8%
Wet: 71%
Comfort: 74.5%
Wear: 74%
Buy again: 69%
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Image of Goodyear Excellence RunOnFlat
Goodyear Excellence RunOnFlat
Overall: 5%
Dry: 60%
Wet: 55%
Comfort: 47%
Wear: 32%
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Best 195/55 R16 Winter Tires

Image of Bridgestone Blizzak LM-60 RFT
Bridgestone Blizzak LM-60 RFT
Overall: 87%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 84%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 72%
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Image of Michelin X-Ice Xi3
Michelin X-Ice Xi3
Overall: 85%
Dry: 85%
Wet: 88%
Snow: 88%
Comfort: 89%
Wear: 90%
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Image of Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3
Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3
Overall: 84%
Dry: 90%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 83%
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Image of Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Bridgestone Blizzak WS80
Overall: 83.3%
Dry: 76.7%
Wet: 80%
Snow: 90%
Comfort: 90%
Wear: 70%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Overall: 75.1%
Dry: 72.5%
Wet: 84.5%
Snow: 96.5%
Comfort: 73.5%
Wear: 76.5%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Continental VikingContact 7
Continental VikingContact 7
Overall: 65.6%
Dry: 58.3%
Wet: 50%
Snow: 80%
Comfort: 95%
Wear: 50%
Buy again: 70%
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Continental WinterContact SI
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195/55 R16 in inches

195/55 R16 tires diameter is 24.4 inches, section width is 7.7 inches and rim diameter is 16 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 195/55R16 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R16, which is 27.05% taller and 36.36% wider.

Compare 195/55 R16 vs 31x10.50R16 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 195/55 R16 tires?

For each tire size there often there are several wheel sizes. You can't put very wide tires on narrow rims or vise versa. Here is what size of the rims do you need for 195/55 R16 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

195/55 R16 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
195 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 195 millimeters or approximately 7.7 inches.
55 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 55%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 55% of the width or ~ 108mm
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 tire will fit 16 inch wheels