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255/40 R18 - Best summer tyres 2024 - market overview, tests, reviews

Today's discount (24.04):
Kumho Ecsta PS71 255/40 R18 99 Y 77%
£122tyres-pneus-online.co.uk

Best summer tyres in tests (2024)

1. 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

2. Michelin Pilot Sport 5

/99%
Tested 7x in 2024, 8x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Michelin Pilot Sport 5

3. Bridgestone Potenza Sport

/92%
Tested 10x in 2024, 17x in total.
Test results:
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 Bridgestone Potenza Sport

255/40 R18 tyre test

Best tyres in your size

255/40 R18 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. Pirelli P ZERO PZ4
85%
78.5%
76.5%
Premium £182
99 Y
2. Pirelli P ZERO lx.
Premium £194
99 Y
3. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
85.6%
92.6%
94%
Premium £156
99 Y
4. Bridgestone Potenza Sport
90.4%
89.6%
81.3%
Premium £180
99 Y
5. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5! Newer model available: Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 6
91.6%
87.3%
81%
Premium £189
95 Y + 1
6. Michelin Primacy 4
Premium £165
99 Y
7. Bridgestone Turanza T005
82.3%
83%
79.6%
Premium £185
99 Y + 3
8. Michelin Pilot Sport 4! Newer model available: Michelin Pilot Sport 5
88.5%
88.1%
76.4%
Premium £218
99 Y + 3
9. Continental PremiumContact 6! Newer model available: Continental PremiumContact 7
84.2%
91.3%
85%
Premium £190
99 Y
10. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
82.5%
82.3%
87.7%
Premium £151
99 Y
11. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
82.9%
74.4%
70.7%
Premium £173
99 Y
12. Pirelli Cinturato P7
75.2%
82.5%
77.7%
Premium £223
95 W + 3
13. Kumho Ecsta PS71
77.8%
74.2%
76.8%
Upper-middle £122
99 Y
14. GoodYear Eagle F1 Supersport
80%
68.3%
80.1%
Premium £180
99 Y + 2
15. Falken Azenis FK510! Newer model available: Falken Azenis FK520
82.1%
75.4%
73.1%
Upper-middle £322
99 Y + 1
16. Uniroyal RainSport 5
85%
72.7%
76.3%
Upper-middle £148
99 Y
17. Nokian Powerproof
82.3%
85.6%
69.6%
Upper-middle £139
99 Y
18. Semperit Speed-Life 3
77.8%
66.8%
74.5%
Lowcost £194
99 Y
19. Pirelli P ZERO
87.5%
86.2%
77.3%
Premium £175
95 Y + 1
20. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
85.5%
Premium
21. Bridgestone Potenza S001
82.1%
72.6%
83.9%
Premium £191
95 Y + 1
22. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3! Newer model available: Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
78.1%
85%
Premium £216
95 Y + 2
23. Barum Bravuris 5 HM SUV
74.1%
Lowcost £119
99 Y
24. Kumho Ecsta PS91
64.3%
65.6%
Upper-middle £142
99 Y
25. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
84%
Upper-middle
26. Continental SportContact 5! Newer model available: Continental SportContact 6
Premium £198
95 Y
27. Nokian zLine
82.1%
Upper-middle
28. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
Premium £233
95 Y + 3
29. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
90%
Premium
30. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
73.2%
Upper-middle £182
95 Y + 1
31. Michelin Pilot Sport 3! Newer model available: Michelin Pilot Sport 4
Premium £203
99 Y
32. Giti Sport S1
65.8%
86.3%
Lowcost

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