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Hi all. I just purchased a new 2021 Kicks. I was looking into buying steel wheels to mount 4 snow tires. My car has 17" alloy wheels with 5 studs. Oddly, everything that I look up shows that Kicks only have 4 studs - see picture of my wheel showing 5 studs, and chart below showing Kicks only having 4 studs.
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It would appear that they started using alloy wheels with 5 lug nuts in 2021, but I cannot get any info on wheel size. Does anybody confirm the 17" wheel 5 lug nut bolt circle diameter (I suspect 114.3 mm), and hub diameter (I suspect 60.1 mm), and wheel offset (I suspect 45 mm). Thanks for your time, and might help someone else down the line.
 

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UPDATE: Strange: The listing from MyCar shows the wheels on the 2021 Kicks SR to be a 5 x 114.3 bolt circle with a hub diameter of 60.1 mm. However, to be on the safe side before I ordered steel wheels for my snow tires, I actually jacked up the car and removed a wheel to check the accuracy. I measured the hub using a digital micrometer and found it is actually 66.1 mm, not 60.1 mm. For the snow tires, I wanted to go down 1 wheel size to 16" instead of 17", in order to mount 205/60-16 winter tires. In the end, I bought 4 steel wheels that were 16", 5 x 114.3 and 66.1 mm hub diameter, and they fit perfectly. Go figure.
 

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UPDATE: Strange: The listing from MyCar shows the wheels on the 2021 Kicks SR to be a 5 x 114.3 bolt circle with a hub diameter of 60.1 mm. However, to be on the safe side before I ordered steel wheels for my snow tires, I actually jacked up the car and removed a wheel to check the accuracy. I measured the hub using a digital micrometer and found it is actually 66.1 mm, not 60.1 mm. For the snow tires, I wanted to go down 1 wheel size to 16" instead of 17", in order to mount 205/60-16 winter tires. In the end, I bought 4 steel wheels that were 16", 5 x 114.3 and 66.1 mm hub diameter, and they fit perfectly. Go figure.

I do wish my 2020 was 5x114.3 (AKA 5x4.5) Instead I have 4x100 which limits my wheel options and resale ability.... at least it came with Black Wheels from the factory...
 

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I do wish my 2020 was 5x114.3 (AKA 5x4.5) Instead I have 4x100 which limits my wheel options and resale ability.... at least it came with Black Wheels from the factory...
You may be able to procure a bolt pattern adapter(spacer), BUT you will then need a more dramatic offset rim.
OR, maybe the hubs can be changed out on the 2020 and 2021?
 

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You may be able to procure a bolt pattern adapter(spacer), BUT you will then need a more dramatic offset rim.
OR, maybe the hubs can be changed out on the 2020 and 2021?

Yeah, I was going to check if Hubs could be replaced. Obviously this is a greater expense. As for wheel adapters, I could for sure do that. I could just get a Higher wheel offset to ensure that the fitment is still flush.

For a Nissan Kicks, I do not think I want to go this route though lol.... (either way)

I already have an issue with the wheels I have in terms of resale value.

They are 5x120 with a Hub Bore of 64.1. The wheels could always have the center bore increased to allow for more vehicle options though.
 

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Hi all. I just purchased a new 2021 Kicks. I was looking into buying steel wheels to mount 4 snow tires. My car has 17" alloy wheels with 5 studs. Oddly, everything that I look up shows that Kicks only have 4 studs - see picture of my wheel showing 5 studs, and chart below showing Kicks only having 4 studs. View attachment 202
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It would appear that they started using alloy wheels with 5 lug nuts in 2021, but I cannot get any info on wheel size. Does anybody confirm the 17" wheel 5 lug nut bolt circle diameter (I suspect 114.3 mm), and hub diameter (I suspect 60.1 mm), and wheel offset (I suspect 45 mm). Thanks for your time, and might help someone else down the line.
I'm going thru the same process getting Winter tires for our 2021 Kicks SV and I see You found what i think is the right Centre Bore requirement of 66.1mm which is the same for both SV and SR trims per www.wheel-size.com . Also PCD: 5x114.3 (5 lug) .
*** Strange its not listed at CanTire yet !
https://www.wheel-size.com/
 

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I'm going thru the same process getting Winter tires for our 2021 Kicks SV and I see You found what i think is the right Centre Bore requirement of 66.1mm which is the same for both SV and SR trims per www.wheel-size.com . Also PCD: 5x114.3 (5 lug) .
*** Strange its not listed at CanTire yet !
Reference guide for car wheel and tire dimensions such as size, offset, PCD
Yeah, I noticed wheel-size.com updated their center bore and lug nutspacing after I posted the original query. Better late than never nd can confirm that my wheels re indeed 17" 5x114.3 with a center bore of 66.1 mm.
 
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