# 1989 Mitsubishi Starion Tire Size

There are multiple tire sizes for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion that depend upon the trim level. Look for your trim level below to get a color-coded explanation of your tire size. Then pick the best tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion.

Trim Options:

### ESi-RESi-R w/aluminum wheels

## 205/55R16(Front)

### Simplified Size: 205-55-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion is **205/55VR16 (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Starion's tire size is shown below.

205 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 205 millimeters. | ||||||

55 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 55%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 55% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 112 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### ESi-RESi-R w/aluminum wheels

## 225/50R16(Rear)

### Simplified Size: 225-50-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion is **205/55VR16 (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Starion's tire size is shown below.

225 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 225 millimeters. | ||||||

50 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 50%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 50% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 112 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### ESi-R w/Sport SuspensionESi-R w/Sport Suspension & aluminum wheels

## 225/50R16(Front)

### Simplified Size: 225-50-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion is **225/50VR16 (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Starion's tire size is shown below.

225 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 225 millimeters. | ||||||

50 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 50%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 50% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 112 millimeters. | ||||||

R | This letter denotes how your tire was constructed. Radial is the standard construction method for about 99% of all tires sold today.
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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. |

Trim Options:

### ESi-R w/Sport SuspensionESi-R w/Sport Suspension & aluminum wheels

## 245/45R16(Rear)

### Simplified Size: 245-45-16

Simplified size is useful for shopping and buying tires.

The original tire size for your 1989 Mitsubishi Starion is **225/50VR16 (Front)**. A color-coded explanation of the 1989 Mitsubishi Starion's tire size is shown below.

245 | This number indicates that your tire has a width of 245 millimeters. | ||||||

45 | This number means that your tire has an aspect ratio of 45%. In other words, your tire's sidewall height (from the edge of the rim to the tire's tread) is 45% of the width. In this case, the sidewall height works out to be 110 millimeters. | ||||||

R |
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16 | The tire size was designed to fit rims or wheels that are 16 inches in diameter. |