Bridgestone Weather Control A005 is a allround tyre made in total of 86 sizes, ranging from R15 to R19 - this particular dimension is R18, which means it fits to a 18 inch/457.2mm diameter wheel. 235/50 R18 is 60mm wider than the narrowest dimension (175) and 40mm narrower than the widest one (275). This tyre profile of 50 means the sidewall height of the tyre is 50% of the tyre width (235mm), which results in 117.5mm sidewall height. In 235/50 R18, there are 2 possible speed indexes for Bridgestone Weather Control A005 - "V","H", which are good for speeds up to 240, 210 km/h. In 235/50 R18, Weather Control A005 usually competes against AllSeasonContact, which is a tyre from Continental with a rating of 88%, compared to 67% of the Bridgestone in question.