Best 205/50 R16 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

205/50 R16 in inches What rims fit 205/50 R16 tires What is 205/50 R16?

Best 205/50 R16 All Season Tires

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 Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06
Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06
Overall: 80.1%
Dry: 88.3%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 77%
Comfort: 79%
Wear: 78.5%
Buy again: 83%
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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 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 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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Image of Kumho Ecsta PA51
Kumho Ecsta PA51
Overall: 70%
Dry: 83.3%
Wet: 60%
Snow: 60%
Comfort: 60%
Buy again: 60%
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Best 205/50 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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Image of Yokohama ADVAN A052
Yokohama ADVAN A052
Overall: 81.4%
Dry: 96.7%
Wet: 60%
Comfort: 60%
Wear: 60%
Buy again: 100%
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Best 205/50 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 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 BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2
BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2
Overall: 74%
Dry: 90%
Wet: 85%
Comfort: 74%
Wear: 77%
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Image of Dunlop Direzza DZ102
Dunlop Direzza DZ102
Overall: 72.8%
Dry: 81.2%
Wet: 77.5%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 74%
Buy again: 76%
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Image of Yokohama ADVAN A11A
Yokohama ADVAN A11A
Overall: 67.6%
Dry: 90.7%
Wet: 77%
Comfort: 77.5%
Wear: 88.5%
Buy again: 50%
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Best 205/50 R16 Winter Tires

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 Falken EuroWinter HS449
Falken EuroWinter HS449
Overall: 78.4%
Dry: 81.3%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 40%
Comfort: 84%
Wear: 84%
Buy again: 87%
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Image of Firestone Winterforce 2
Firestone Winterforce 2
Overall: 77%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 85%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 81%
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Image of Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Overall: 76%
Dry: 77%
Wet: 78%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 81%
Wear: 83%
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205/50 R16 in inches

205/50 R16 tires diameter is 24.1 inches, section width is 8.1 inches and rim diameter is 16 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 205/50R16 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R16, which is 28.63% taller and 29.63% wider.

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

What rims fit 205/50 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 205/50 R16 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

205/50 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.
50 The second number is the aspect ratio. In this case, it is 50%. It shows the height of the tire from the ground to rim edge, which is 50% of the width or ~ 103mm
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