View Full Version : 225/50/16

06-08-2010, 06:35 AM
will they fit a GTS?

also, will 5th gen GT rims fit on these with 205's or 195's?

06-08-2010, 06:43 AM
are the gts wheels a 16x6.5 or 16x7?

use this to determine if that tire size would be correct as well cause a 225/50/16 seems a lil tall , 225/45/16 seems better but i dunno the stock tire size. maybe even a 215/45/16

as for rim fitment check the offsets that should give u a pretty good idea if they will work or not

06-08-2010, 06:48 AM
stock 16" GTS rims, I think 16x7.

stock is 205/50/16.

06-08-2010, 07:43 AM
opps forgot to link this


i used that calculator and basicly u need a 225/45/16

i dunno what the size tires were on the 5th gen 15s, i think the 14s were a 185/65/14, my 6th gen 15x7 had a 205/55/15 but thats the gt, the st had a 205/50/16, but the previous size was optional.

06-08-2010, 12:03 PM
7th gen is 16x6.5

stock size is 205/50/16

06-08-2010, 04:25 PM
okay, so how about an answer then,

would the 5th gen GT rims (15's) or even the alltrac rims fit a 7th gen GTS with small tires for the winter?

also, will the 225/50/16 clear? they have only 10mm higher total sidewall, so it's only 2.5mm taller at the spring perch over stock, so I don't see why they wouldn't work.

06-08-2010, 07:18 PM
i cant tell you on that, never tried the 5th gen rims. i know that the gts can take a 42+ offset though.

06-08-2010, 07:23 PM
and will 225/50/16's work?

06-08-2010, 08:47 PM
i have heard of people putting then on a 7th gen wheel but its gonna be a squeeze since a 205 is flush on 6.5" wheel

06-09-2010, 02:37 PM
yes they will fit,