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205/55 R17 - Best summer tyres 2024 - market overview, tests, reviews

Today's discount (28.02):
Bridgestone Turanza T005 205/55 R17 91 W 89%
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Best summer tyres in tests (2024)

1. Continental PremiumContact 7

/100%
Tested 7x in 2024, 7x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Continental PremiumContact 7

2. Michelin Primacy 4+

/93%
Tested 4x in 2024, 4x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Great handling on dry roads
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Michelin Primacy 4+

3. Bridgestone Turanza T005

/89%
Tested 3x in 2024, 31x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Low rolling resistance/low fuel consumption
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Bridgestone Turanza T005

205/55 R17 tyre test

Best tyres in your size

205/55 R17 tyre ranking based on test results

Tests usually don't cover the whole market - here is our selection what not to miss when shopping for tyres in this size.
#NameOur ratingTested in this dimensionTested in same width dimensionSegmentPrice
1. Continental PremiumContact 7
93.2%
92.3%
86.4%
Premium £140
95 W
2. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
86%
91%
93.4%
Premium £116
91 W + 3
3. Continental PremiumContact 6! Newer model available: Continental PremiumContact 7
84.2%
91.3%
85%
Premium £157
91 V + 1
4. Bridgestone Turanza T005
82%
86.5%
80.1%
Premium £101
91 W + 3
5. Michelin Primacy 4! Newer model available: Michelin Primacy 4+
79.3%
80.5%
76.7%
Premium £132
91 V + 6
6. Hankook Ventus Prime 4
75.2%
85.2%
73.5%
Premium £144
95
7. Nokian Wetproof
85.6%
79.2%
76.5%
Upper-middle £118
95 V
8. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
77.1%
76.9%
77.4%
Premium £120
95 V
9. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
77%
77.3%
75.1%
Upper-middle £113
91 W + 1
10. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
Premium £118
91 V + 1
11. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance! Newer model available: Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
79.8%
83.5%
82.7%
Premium £152
91 W + 5
12. Falken Azenis FK510 SUV
85.7%
Upper-middle £112
95 W
13. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
77.6%
83.5%
75.5%
Premium £122
95 Y + 1
14. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
82.1%
82%
87.4%
Premium £95
95 W
15. Falken Azenis FK510! Newer model available: Falken Azenis FK520
82.1%
75.4%
73.1%
Upper-middle £235
95 Y
16. Kumho Ecsta PS71
77.5%
74.6%
77.9%
Upper-middle £96
91 W
17. Maxxis Premitra HP5
80.4%
82%
77.4%
Lowcost £96
95 V
18. Fulda EcoControl HP2
71.6%
79.6%
70.9%
Lowcost £111
95 V
19. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125! Newer model available: Hankook Ventus Prime 4
74%
89.8%
79.3%
Premium £94
91 V + 1
20. Michelin e.Primacy
61.7%
80.8%
72.8%
Premium £182
91 V + 2
21. BFGoodrich Advantage
66.1%
73.1%
70.4%
Upper-middle £125
91 W + 1
22. Uniroyal RainSport 5
85.5%
74.3%
76.6%
Upper-middle £111
95 V
23. Firestone Roadhawk
76.5%
85%
76.7%
Upper-middle £111
95 V
24. Toyo Proxes Comfort
65.5%
80.4%
84.5%
Upper-middle £84
95 + 1
25. Continental Ecocontact 6! Newer model available: Continental EcoContact 7
64.7%
75.2%
73.7%
Premium £127
91 W + 3
26. Continental PremiumContact 5
66%
62.5%
Premium £175
95 V + 2
27. Semperit Speed-Life 3
77.8%
66.8%
74.5%
Lowcost £98
95 V
28. Kumho Ecowing ES31
Upper-middle £120
91 W
29. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
85.5%
Premium £235
91 W + 2
30. Michelin Primacy 3! Newer model available: Michelin Primacy 4
69.6%
Premium £135
91 W + 5
31. Pirelli Cinturato P7
76.3%
81.2%
77.5%
Premium £124
91 V + 7
32. Vredestein Sportrac 5
77.3%
88.5%
74.8%
Premium £134
95 V
33. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58.4%
Upper-middle £116
95 V
34. Fulda EcoControl HP! Newer model available: Fulda EcoControl HP2
90.3%
Lowcost £150
95 V
35. Cooper Zeon CS8
80%
73.8%
80%
Upper-middle £115
0 V + 1
36. Giti Premium H1
66.1%
88%
Lowcost
37. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
84%
Upper-middle £113
91 V
38. Semperit Speed-Life 2! Newer model available: Semperit Speed-Life 3
65.9%
Lowcost £173
95 V
39. Kumho Ecsta HS51! Newer model available: Kumho Ecsta HS52
73.8%
80%
73.9%
Upper-middle £89
91 V
40. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
83.2%
80.1%
90%
Upper-middle £139
95 V
41. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
61.7%
62.5%
Lowcost £91
95 V
42. Nokian Line
82.7%
78.6%
84.2%
Upper-middle £218
95 V
43. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
Upper-middle £129
91 V + 2
44. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
73.2%
Upper-middle £223
91 Y
45. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
67.5%
75%
Lowcost £139
95 V
46. Bridgestone Turanza T001
66%
Premium £123
91 W + 3
47. BFGoodrich G-Grip
Upper-middle £151
95 V
48. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
Premium £140
95 V
49. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
78.5%
Premium £158
91 V
50. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
Premium £118
91 V

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