Best 225/50 R16 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

225/50 R16 in inches What rims fit 225/50 R16 tires What is 225/50 R16?

Best 225/50 R16 All Season Tires

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 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 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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Image of Goodyear Eagle Sport All-Season
Goodyear Eagle Sport All-Season
Overall: 69.5%
Dry: 89%
Wet: 83%
Snow: 68%
Comfort: 82.5%
Wear: 84%
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Image of Bridgestone Potenza RE970AS Pole Position
Bridgestone Potenza RE970AS Pole Position
Overall: 66%
Dry: 89%
Wet: 86%
Snow: 50%
Comfort: 78%
Wear: 78%
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Best 225/50 R16 Street/Racetrack Tires

Image of Toyo Proxes RA1
Toyo Proxes RA1
Overall: 90.4%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 72%
Comfort: 69%
Wear: 89.5%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Toyo Proxes R888
Toyo Proxes R888
Overall: 88%
Dry: 93%
Wet: 50%
Comfort: 60%
Wear: 68%
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Image of BFGoodrich g-Force R1
BFGoodrich g-Force R1
Overall: 82%
Dry: 88%
Wet: 29%
Comfort: 67%
Wear: 77%
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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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Image of Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R
Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R
Overall: 73.1%
Dry: 92.2%
Wet: 51%
Comfort: 66%
Wear: 54.5%
Buy again: 60%
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Best 225/50 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 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 General G-MAX RS
General G-MAX RS
Overall: 84%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 87%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 84%
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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 Bridgestone Potenza S007A
Bridgestone Potenza S007A
Overall: 81%
Dry: 84.7%
Wet: 72%
Comfort: 82%
Wear: 83%
Buy again: 76%
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Image of Michelin Pilot Exalto PE2
Michelin Pilot Exalto PE2
Overall: 79.6%
Dry: 83.3%
Wet: 73%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 77%
Buy again: 77%
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Best 225/50 R16 Winter Tires

Image of Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Yokohama iceGUARD iG52c
Overall: 76%
Dry: 77%
Wet: 78%
Snow: 87%
Comfort: 81%
Wear: 83%
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225/50 R16 in inches

225/50 R16 tires diameter is 24.9 inches, section width is 8.9 inches and rim diameter is 16 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 225/50R16 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R16, which is 24.5% taller and 17.98% wider.

Compare 225/50 R16 vs 31x10.50R16 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 225/50 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 225/50 R16 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

225/50 R16 – what does it mean?

Parameter Meaning
225 The first number shows that the tire has a width of 225 millimeters or approximately 8.9 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 ~ 113mm
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