Best 215/50 R18 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

215/50 R18 in inches What rims fit 215/50 R18 tires What is 215/50 R18?

Best 215/50 R18 All Season Tires

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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Best 215/50 R18 Winter Tires

Image of Pirelli Winter Sottozero 3
Pirelli Winter Sottozero 3
Overall: 82.8%
Dry: 88.8%
Wet: 92.5%
Snow: 87.5%
Comfort: 83.5%
Wear: 81.5%
Buy again: 90%
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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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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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215/50 R18 in inches

215/50 R18 tires diameter is 26.5 inches, section width is 8.5 inches and rim diameter is 18 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 215/50R18 existing size in inches is 35x11.50R18, which is 32.08% taller and 35.29% wider.

Compare 215/50 R18 vs 35x11.50R18 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 215/50 R18 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 215/50 R18 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

215/50 R18 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
215 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 215 millimeters or approximately 8.5 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 ~ 108mm
R18 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 18 inch wheels