Bridgestone Potenza RE050 225/50 R16 92W RF

The Bridgestone Potenza RE050 is a high performance summer tire that offers excellent grip and handling. It is designed for sports cars, coupes and sedans. The Potenza RE050 has a wide tread width for increased traction and stability. It also has an asymmetric tread design for enhanced cornering grip. The Potenza RE050 is available in a variety of sizes to fit most sports cars, coupes and sedans. This tire is designed to be used in high-performance driving conditions.

What does 225/50R16 mean?

225

The tire width is 225mm.

50

The aspect ratio of the tire is 50. Aspect ratio is the relative height of tire sidewall. The number refers to the percentage of sidewall height in relation to tire width.

R

The letter in the middle refers to tire construction. Practically all tires sold for cars are radials.

Sometimes you also see tires with RF or ZR. RF indicates the tire is run flat, whereas ZR means the tire has speed rating higher than V. These tires are also radials, as the R indicates.

16

Rim diameter for the tire.

225/50R16 92W tire size

The width of 225/50R16 92W tire is stated in millimeters and sidewall height in percentages. In this table you’ll find out the 225/50R16 92W tire size in inches as well as few additional metrics:

In inchesIn millimeters

Section Width

8.9″225mm

Sidewall height

4.4″113mm

Diameter / Height

24.9″631mm

Circumference

78.1″1984mm

Rim Diameter

16″

Revolutions

811 per mile 504 per kilometer

Rim Size for 225/50R16 92W Tires

Recommended rim sizes for 225/50R16 92W tire:

DiameterWidth Range
16″6-8″

What does 92W mean?

The load index 92 means that the tire has been designed to support 1389 lbs or 630 kg.

The speed index W means that the tire has been designed to be used in speed up to 168 mph or 270 kph.

This size tire is usually used on a passenger car.

AboutBridgestone

Bridgestone’s Potenza RE050 is a high-performance tire that offers excellent grip and handling. It is a popular choice for sports cars and high-performance vehicles. The RE050 is available in a variety of sizes to fit a variety of vehicles.

Tire Specification

Basic
SKU:
Brand: Bridgestone
Model: Potenza RE050
Season: Summer
Size: 225/50 R16
Load Index: 92 — 630 kg | x4 - 2520 kg
Speed Index: W — 270 km\h
Application
Car Type:Passenger
Road: City
Technologies
XL / Extra Load: No
RunFlat technology: Yes
Commercial / Reinforced: No

Delivery

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