Volkswagen Beetle wheel size chart serves as the fitment guide when you need to replace the OEM wheels or upgrade the vehicle with an aftermarket option. It helps figure out the possible stock and custom offset rage, wheel width parameters, and the Volkswagen Beetle bolt pattern that is important for the correct fitment.

For your convenience, we have grouped the Volkswagen Beetle wheels specs by generation. Scroll down the page to find the necessary year of production and check out the wheel size.

Volkswagen Beetle Wheel Size & Specs



Volkswagen Beetle bolt pattern

Volkswagen Beetle Wheel Size

2019
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Stock Rim Sizes Range x – x
Hubcaps

Volkswagen Beetle bolt pattern

Volkswagen Beetle Wheel Size

2018
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Beetle Bolt Pattern (Lug Pattern) PCD 5x112
See Adapters
Stock wheel offset 35 to 53 mm
Wheel Spacers
Center bore (hub bore) 57.1 mm
Use Hub Centric Rings
Thread size (Lug Nut Size) M14 x 1.5
Lug Nuts
Stock Rim Sizes Range 16x6.5 – 20x8.5
Hubcaps
Tire sizes

Volkswagen Beetle bolt pattern

Volkswagen Beetle Wheel Size

2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
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Beetle Bolt Pattern (Lug Pattern) PCD 5x112
See Adapters
Stock wheel offset 32 to 55 mm
Wheel Spacers
Center bore (hub bore) 57.1 mm
Use Hub Centric Rings
Thread size (Lug Nut Size) M14 x 1.5
Lug Nuts
Stock Rim Sizes Range 15x6.0 – 20x9.0
Hubcaps
Custom rim sizes range 19x8.0 – 20x8.5
Aftermarket Wheels
Tire sizes



Bolt pattern of your Volkswagen Beetle

Volkswagen Beetle stud pattern - Pitch Circle Diameter (PCD) defines the diameter of the imaginary circle drawn by the centers of the wheel lugs and describes the number of the lug holes incorporated by the rim. How to change bolt pattern? Use Adapters


Stock Wheel Offset

The space between the hub mounting surface and the wheel center of Beetle wheels. If you need a different offset use Wheel Spacers


Center Bore (Hub Bore)

The hole in the middle of a rim that exactly matches the hub diameter. It is located at the back of the wheel and as the car's hub goes into this hole it ensures the wheel gets centered correctly. Stock Beetle wheels have a perfect centerbore fit with the hub. How to fit rims with larger centre bore? Use Hub Centric Rings


Custom Offset Range

Is calculated from the data of modified Volkswagen Beetle that switched to custom wheel size preserving the proper driving capabilities of the vehicle.


Thread Size

Lug Nuts size. Measures the thread diameter, the thread pitch, and the thread length. In the metric system, the diameter of the thread, the first digit, is described in millimeters.


Rim Sizes Range

Gives an idea about the maximum and minimum allowable limits of the wheels diameter and width matching the specific vehicle. Try Hubcaps to change the look of your wheels


Custom Rim Sizes Range

Shows the lower and upper limits of the rims the vehicle can incorporate in contrast to the manufacturer's specs. Sometimes it happens that you are not happy with your stock wheels and would like to have something else. Choosing the right aftermarket wheels is not an easy thing to do, but we will try to help you get things straight. We have gathered the modified Volkswagen Beetle cars, in which the owners tried to find the balance between wheel size, rims width, backspacing, wheels offset and suspension height. It has to appeal to the car owner too. Have a look around and pick your option out of projects with custom wheels.


Tire Sizes

Scale from the minimum to the maximum available options of the wheel dimensions that may fit Volkswagen Beetle


Advantages and disadvantages of the different kinds of wheels. It will help you to select your Volkswagen Beetle wheel size:


Volkswagen Beetle Bigger Wheels

Advantages


Disadvantages


Volkswagen Beetle Smaller Wheels

Advantages


Disadvantages


We strongly recommend always use the wheel dimensions and bolt pattern that were stipulated by the manufacturer.

Remember that using aftermarket wheels will affect the fuel consumption rate of your Volkswagen Beetle, and the speedometer measurements may not reflect the actual speed of your driving. Such a fate can even see you getting a fine in different regions.




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