Best 205/45 R16 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

205/45 R16 in inches What rims fit 205/45 R16 tires What is 205/45 R16?

Best 205/45 R16 All Season Tires

Image of BFGoodrich g-Force COMP-2 A/S
BFGoodrich g-Force COMP-2 A/S
Overall: 78%
Dry: 92%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 71%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 78%
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Image of Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06
Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06
Overall: 77%
Dry: 90%
Wet: 90%
Snow: 77%
Comfort: 85%
Wear: 79%
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Image of Continental ProContact TX
Continental ProContact TX
Overall: 35%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 75%
Snow: 57%
Comfort: 72%
Wear: 68%
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Image of Toyo Extensa HP II
Toyo Extensa HP II
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Best 205/45 R16 Street/Racetrack Tires

Image of Toyo Proxes R888R
Toyo Proxes R888R
Overall: 86%
Dry: 92%
Wet: 54%
Comfort: 67%
Wear: 69%
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Best 205/45 R16 Summer Tires

Image of Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R
Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R
Overall: 88%
Dry: 96%
Wet: 76%
Comfort: 70%
Wear: 62%
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Image of Hankook Ventus R-S4
Hankook Ventus R-S4
Overall: 87%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 75%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 86%
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Image of Continental ExtremeContact Sport
Continental ExtremeContact Sport
Overall: 85.6%
Dry: 88.7%
Wet: 83%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 86.5%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Yokohama ADVAN Fleva V701
Yokohama ADVAN Fleva V701
Overall: 82.1%
Dry: 84.3%
Wet: 82%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 86%
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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 Kumho Ecsta PS31
Kumho Ecsta PS31
Overall: 79.1%
Dry: 79.7%
Wet: 81%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 76%
Buy again: 81%
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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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Best 205/45 R16 Winter Tires

Image of Pirelli Cinturato Winter
Pirelli Cinturato Winter
Overall: 81.6%
Dry: 84%
Wet: 92%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 75%
Buy again: 74%
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205/45 R16 in inches

205/45 R16 tires diameter is 23.3 inches, section width is 8.1 inches and rim diameter is 16 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 205/45R16 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R16, which is 33.05% taller and 29.63% wider.

Compare 205/45 R16 vs 31x10.50R16 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 205/45 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 205/45 R16 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

205/45 R16 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
205 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 205 millimeters or approximately 8.1 inches.
45 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 45%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 45% of the width or ~ 93mm
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