Summer tyre test 185/65 R15 - ADAC 2016

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Wear
Comfort
Fuel consumption
Price
1. Vredestein Sportrac 5
Good +
2,0
1,8
2,0
3,3
2,1
£63
88 H
2. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
Good +
2,3
1,6
2,0
3,4
2,0
3. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
Good +
2,3
1,7
2,0
3,6
1,8
4. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
Good +
2,1
2,0
2,0
3,9
2,1
£58
88 H + 3
5. Hankook Kinergy Eco K425
Good +
2,2
1,7
2,5
3,1
2,0
£63
88 T + 3
6. Nokian Line
Good +
2,3
1,7
2,5
3,6
1,8
7. Kumho EcowinG ES01 KH27
Good +
2,4
1,9
2,5
3,2
2,1
£54
88 T + 1
8. Sava Intensa HP
Satisfactory
2,2
2,7
2,0
3,9
2,2
9. Infinity Ecosis
Satisfactory
2,8
2,6
2,5
2,5
2,3
10. Michelin Energy Saver +
Satisfactory
2,8
2,1
1,0
3,5
1,6
11. Barum Brillantis 2
Satisfactory
3,0
2,5
1,5
3,2
2,2
£44
88 T + 3
12. Bridgestone Turanza T001
Satisfactory
3,0
1,6
2,0
1,7
1,7
13. Nexen N blue HD plus
Satisfactory
3,1
1,6
2,0
3,8
1,9
£45
88 T + 6
14. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
Satisfactory
3,2
2,1
1,5
3,9
2,1
£44
88 T + 2
15. Nankang Green Sport Eco-2 plus
Sufficient
3,8
2,4
2,0
3,3
2,4
16. GT Radial Champiro VP1
Poor
5,5
3,2
1,5
3,3
2,2
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Wear Comfort Fuel consumption Price
Above you can see the results of the ADAC 2016 185/65 R15 test performed by ADAC on a in 2016. This test was performed in 185/65 R15, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (185). Vredestein Sportrac 5 is the best of 16 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Wear, Comfort, Fuel consumption, ). Other featured tyres include Continental ContiPremiumContact 5, Dunlop Sport BluResponse, Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN, Semperit Speed-Life 3, Debica Presto HP2.

Same size tyres not featured in the test

Tests usually don't cover the whole market - here is our selection what not to miss when shopping for tyres in this size.
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice
1. Bridgestone Turanza T005
89% Premium £60 88 T + 3
2. Michelin Primacy 4
88% Premium £58 88 T + 4
3. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
86% Premium £59 88 H
4. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
85% Premium £51 88 T + 2
5. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
85% Upper-middle £47 88 H
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6. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £57 88 H
7. Semperit Speed-Life 3
84% Lowcost £49 88 T + 1
8. Debica Presto HP2
81% Lowcost £53 88 H
9. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% Lowcost
10. Michelin Energy Saver+
80% Premium £58 88 T + 1
11. BFGoodrich Advantage
78% Upper-middle £61 88 T + 2
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12. Continental PremiumContact 5
76% Premium £56 88 T + 1
13. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £59 88 H
14. Uniroyal RainExpert 3
76% Upper-middle £44 88 T + 2
15. Goodyear Efficientgrip Compact
75% Premium £56 88 T + 2
16. Falken Sincera SN-832 Ecorun
75% Upper-middle £47 88 T + 2
17. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £54 88 T + 4
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18. Dunlop Streetresponse 2
75% Premium £56 88 T + 3
19. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
71% Upper-middle £55 88 T + 7
20. Hankook Dynapro HP2 RA33
71% Upper-middle £54 92 T
21. Fulda EcoControl HP2
71% Lowcost £53 88 H
22. Firestone Roadhawk
69% Upper-middle £44 88 T + 2
23. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
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24. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
69% Upper-middle £50 88 T + 2
25. Petlas Imperium PT515
66% Lowcost £43 88 H
26. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
27. Firestone Multihawk 2
65% Upper-middle £61 88 T
28. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
29. Sava Intensa HP2
60% Lowcost £52 88 H
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30. Matador MP44 Elite 3
60% Lowcost
31. Sava Perfecta
45% Lowcost £56 88 T + 1
32. Debica Presto HP
40% Lowcost
33. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £47 88 T + 1
34. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
35. Kormoran Road Performance
10% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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