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about to put sum rims on my 2nd g rio, i need to know if 250/50/16 would fit or should i go with 205/45/16 helllpppp pleaseeeeee
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If the tyre sizes you quote are correct, the 250/50-16 will be way too big. -About an inch too big all around! The 205/45-16 tyres were one of the alternate sizes for the RIO, but considering the characteristics of the car, a more conservative size would be better.
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If you meant 205/50/16, not so bad. i found a pic of a guy who's running them:

Streetkiaz.com - My 2011 Kia Rio hatchback [Forum - 3rd Gen Rio 2006-2012 ]

the middle number is the aspect ratio between the sidewall height and the tread width.
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