Michelin Pilot Sport 5 is a summer tyre made in total of 50 sizes, ranging from R17 to R17 - this particular dimension is R18, which means it fits to a 18 inch/457.2mm diameter wheel. 235/50 R18 is 30mm wider than the narrowest dimension (205) and 20mm narrower than the widest one (255). 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 is only one possible speed index for Michelin Pilot Sport 5 - "Y", which is good for speeds up to 300 km/h. In 235/50 R18, Pilot Sport 5 usually competes against PremiumContact 6, which is a tyre from Continental with a rating of 90%, compared to 98% of the Michelin in question.
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