Best 225/50 R17 Tires. Rims & Conversion Info

225/50 R17 in inches What rims fit 225/50 R17 tires What is 225/50 R17?

Best 225/50 R17 All Season Tires

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Nexen N FERA AU7
Overall: 91.4%
Dry: 93.3%
Wet: 90%
Comfort: 90%
Wear: 90%
Buy again: 90%
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Image of Bridgestone Turanza QuietTrack
Bridgestone Turanza QuietTrack
Overall: 90.5%
Dry: 90.3%
Wet: 92%
Snow: 88%
Comfort: 97.5%
Wear: 93%
Buy again: 100%
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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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Image of Continental TrueContact Tour
Continental TrueContact Tour
Overall: 87.5%
Dry: 85.2%
Wet: 93.5%
Snow: 91%
Comfort: 92.5%
Wear: 95%
Buy again: 100%
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Image of Goodyear Assurance MaxLife
Goodyear Assurance MaxLife
Overall: 87%
Dry: 92%
Wet: 89%
Snow: 81%
Comfort: 88%
Wear: 94%
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Image of Continental PureContact LS
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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Best 225/50 R17 Summer Tires

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Continental ExtremeContact Sport
Overall: 85.6%
Dry: 88.7%
Wet: 83%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 86.5%
Buy again: 100%
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General G-MAX RS
Overall: 84%
Dry: 91%
Wet: 87%
Comfort: 86%
Wear: 84%
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Image of Nitto NT555 G2
Nitto NT555 G2
Overall: 83.6%
Dry: 86.7%
Wet: 80%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 90%
Buy again: 75%
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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 Hankook Ventus V12 evo2
Hankook Ventus V12 evo2
Overall: 79%
Dry: 81%
Wet: 81%
Comfort: 77%
Wear: 73%
Buy again: 79%
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Image of Hankook Ventus S1 evo2
Hankook Ventus S1 evo2
Overall: 75.7%
Dry: 80%
Wet: 78.5%
Comfort: 76%
Wear: 67.5%
Buy again: 68%
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Best 225/50 R17 Winter Tires

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General Altimax Arctic 12
Overall: 89%
Dry: 82%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 90%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 87%
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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 Goodyear Ultra Grip Winter
Goodyear Ultra Grip Winter
Overall: 84%
Dry: 81%
Wet: 87%
Snow: 88%
Comfort: 80%
Wear: 85%
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Image of Pirelli Winter Sottozero 3 Run Flat
Pirelli Winter Sottozero 3 Run Flat
Overall: 84%
Dry: 87%
Wet: 88%
Snow: 84%
Comfort: 83%
Wear: 80%
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Image of Dunlop SP Winter Sport 4D
Dunlop SP Winter Sport 4D
Overall: 84%
Dry: 86%
Wet: 91%
Snow: 86%
Comfort: 87%
Wear: 87%
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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 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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225/50 R17 in inches

225/50 R17 tires diameter is 25.9 inches, section width is 8.9 inches and rim diameter is 17 inches. So the closest metric tire size of 225/50R17 existing size in inches is 31x10.50R17, which is 19.69% taller and 17.98% wider.

Compare 225/50 R17 vs 31x10.50R17 with our handy tire size calculator.

What rims fit 225/50 R17 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 R17 tires:

Rim diameter x rim width

225/50 R17 – 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
R17 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 17 inch wheels