Michelin ALPIN 6 is a winter tyre made in total of 69 sizes, ranging from R19 to R19 - this particular dimension is R16, which means it fits to a 16 inch/406.4mm diameter wheel. 205/55 R16 is 50mm wider than the narrowest dimension (155) and 20mm narrower than the widest one (225). This tyre profile of 55 means the sidewall height of the tyre is 55% of the tyre width (205mm), which results in 112.75mm sidewall height. In 205/55 R16, there are 3 possible speed indexes for Michelin ALPIN 6 - "T","H","V", which are good for speeds up to 190, 210, 240 km/h. In 205/55 R16, ALPIN 6 usually competes against ALPIN 5, which is a tyre from Michelin with a rating of 89%, compared to 89% of the Michelin in question. Latest test in 205/55 R16 was held by ADAC in 2020, where ALPIN 6 received rating "Good" and finished on the 2. place. It was tested on a VW Golf.
205/55 R16 is found on 114 vehicles: