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

Today's discount (13.04):
Kumho Ecsta PS71 205/55 R17 91 W 77%
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Best summer tyres in tests (2024)

1. Continental PremiumContact 7

/100%
Tested 15x in 2024, 15x in total.
Pluses:
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Continental PremiumContact 7

2. Bridgestone Turanza T005

/89%
Tested 4x in 2024, 32x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Low rolling resistance/low fuel consumption
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Bridgestone Turanza T005

3. Continental PremiumContact 6

/87%
Tested 2x in 2024, 36x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Great handling on dry roads
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Continental PremiumContact 6

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
94.5%
94.6%
82.5%
Premium £140
95 W
2. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
85.6%
92.6%
94%
Premium £115
91 W + 3
3. Bridgestone Turanza T005
82.3%
83%
79.6%
Premium £102
91 W + 3
4. Michelin Primacy 4! Newer model available: Michelin Primacy 4+
79.3%
80.5%
76.7%
Premium £141
91 V + 6
5. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
77.8%
76.8%
77.5%
Premium £121
95 V
6. Continental PremiumContact 6! Newer model available: Continental PremiumContact 7
84.2%
91.3%
85%
Premium £154
91 V + 1
7. Hankook Ventus Prime 4
76%
83.9%
72.3%
Premium
8. Falken Azenis FK510 SUV
85.7%
Upper-middle £102
95 W
9. Nokian Wetproof
85.6%
79.2%
76.5%
Upper-middle
10. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
76%
81.8%
76.5%
Premium £119
95 Y + 1
11. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
82.5%
82.3%
87.7%
Premium £103
95 W
12. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
76.3%
78.6%
74.6%
Upper-middle £115
91 W + 1
13. Fulda EcoControl HP2
70.1%
77.4%
72.2%
Lowcost £114
95 V
14. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
Premium
15. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance! Newer model available: Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
79.8%
83.5%
82.7%
Premium £104
91 W + 5
16. Falken Azenis FK510! Newer model available: Falken Azenis FK520
82.1%
75.4%
73.1%
Upper-middle
17. Pirelli Cinturato P7
75.2%
82.5%
77.7%
Premium £126
91 V + 7
18. Maxxis Premitra HP5
79.6%
82.5%
78.3%
Lowcost £88
95 V
19. Kumho Ecsta PS71
77.8%
74.2%
76.8%
Upper-middle £82
91 W
20. BFGoodrich Advantage
65.4%
73%
75.4%
Upper-middle £149
91 W + 1
21. Toyo Proxes Comfort
65.9%
80.1%
84.1%
Upper-middle £92
95 + 1
22. Uniroyal RainSport 5
85%
72.7%
76.3%
Upper-middle £95
95 V
23. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125! Newer model available: Hankook Ventus Prime 4
74%
89.8%
79.3%
Premium £102
91 V + 1
24. Firestone Roadhawk
76.2%
85%
75.7%
Upper-middle £101
95 V
25. Michelin e.Primacy
61.7%
80.8%
72.8%
Premium £143
91 V + 2
26. Kumho Ecowing ES31
Upper-middle £104
91 W
27. Semperit Speed-Life 3
77.8%
66.8%
74.5%
Lowcost £110
95 V
28. Continental Ecocontact 6! Newer model available: Continental EcoContact 7
64.7%
75.2%
73.7%
Premium £124
91 W + 3
29. Continental PremiumContact 5
66%
62.5%
Premium £132
95 V + 2
30. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
85.5%
Premium £108
91 W + 2
31. Vredestein Sportrac 5
77.3%
88.5%
74.8%
Premium
32. Cooper Zeon CS8
80%
73.8%
80%
Upper-middle £115
0 V + 1
33. Michelin Primacy 3! Newer model available: Michelin Primacy 4
69.6%
Premium £141
91 W + 5
34. Giti Premium H1
66.1%
88%
Lowcost
35. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58.4%
Upper-middle
36. Fulda EcoControl HP! Newer model available: Fulda EcoControl HP2
90.3%
Lowcost
37. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
84%
Upper-middle £121
91 V
38. Semperit Speed-Life 2! Newer model available: Semperit Speed-Life 3
65.9%
Lowcost
39. Kumho Ecsta HS51! Newer model available: Kumho Ecsta HS52
73.8%
80%
73.9%
Upper-middle £80
91 V
40. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
83.2%
80.1%
90%
Upper-middle
41. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
61.7%
62.5%
Lowcost £93
95 V
42. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
67.5%
75%
Lowcost
43. Nokian Line
82.7%
78.6%
84.2%
Upper-middle
44. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
Upper-middle
45. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
73.2%
Upper-middle
46. Bridgestone Turanza T001
66%
Premium £107
91 W + 3
47. BFGoodrich G-Grip
Upper-middle
48. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
Premium
49. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
78.5%
Premium £126
91 V
50. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
Premium £118
91 V

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