When converted to inches, 255/50R16 is equivalent to 26.1x10R16.
255/50R16 tire has a section width of 10 inches which is the measurement of tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall. Rim diameter of 16 inches represents the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on. Sidewall height of 5 inches (128 mm) is the measurement from the wheel rim to top of the tire tread. Overall diameter of 26.1 inches (662 mm) reflects the outer diameter of the tire and stands for tire height. Circumference of 82 inches (2078.7 mm) is the outer perimeter of the tire. Tire revolutions indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance in miles or kilometers. 255/50R16 tire makes 773 revolutions per mile (481 revolutions per kilometer).
Overall Diameter (Tire Height)
481 per km
773 per mile
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255/50R16 Replacement Tire Sizes
Replacement tires have to be within 3% of the original tire's overall diameter. 255/50R16 tire can be replaced with 74 compatible tire sizes. Select optional plus size to see its specs.