16x6.5 wheels tire size

Wondering to know what is the best tire size for 16x6.5" rims? Many car owners face this tire sizing issue when it comes to finding the right tire size for 16x6.5 rims while the reverse may be also true. Wheelssize.com is here to help you explore the correct tire size for 16x6.5 rims comparing factory vs custom setups as some people want to play it on the safe side while car tuners love to mount aftermarket rollers.

Another common question asked is what would be the biggest tire size you can run on the aftermarket 16x6.5" rims. In our database you can find answers to all these questions as we have stock wheel set-ups recommended by the manufacturers and custom tire sizes fitting on 16x6.5 rims with pics from car enthusiasts that chose to go beyond the factory specs.

For those who had their ride lowered or want to put stretched tires on 16x6.5 rims, we have real life examples from car tuners with photos of the wheel setups. In this case the right tire size for 16x6.5 wheels means the tires do not rub against the suspension.

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What does 16x6.5 rims mean?

The first number is a wheel diameter in inches.
The second one is a wheel width in inches.


Recommended tire sizes for a 16x6.5 rim

This table helps you to find the best tire size for your 16x6.5 rim because it collects the real users' experience from the car forums and wheel manufacturers (the data is taken from their galleries).

Tire size Wheel diameter Popularity
P 205/50 R16 24.1" 13%
P 205/55 R16 24.9" 63%
P 205/60 R16 25.7" 25%

As you see this is the biggest tire you can put on a 16x6.5" rim.

What is the widest tire for 16x6.5" rim?

Recommended P tire sizes that fit 16x6.5 rim


%
Width
45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80
185
195
205 1 4 2
215
225
235
245
255

Recommended tire sizes are marked with orange color.

Square boxes with numbers (12) stand for custom car projects. Click the number to browse them.

Recommended LT tire sizes that fit 16x6.5 rim


%
Width
70 75 85
215
225
235
245
255

Recommended tire sizes are marked with orange color.

Square boxes with numbers (12) stand for custom car projects. Click the number to browse them.

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