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
£60
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
£55
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
£63
88 H + 1
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
£81
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
£43
88 T + 6
14. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
Satisfactory
3,2
2,1
1,5
3,9
2,1
£41
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, Fulda EcoControl HP, Michelin Energy Saver+.

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. Michelin Primacy 4
89% Premium £58 88 T + 4
2. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
88% Premium £57 88 H
3. Bridgestone Turanza T005
88% Premium £57 88 T + 3
4. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
86% Premium £51 88 T + 2
5. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £46 88 H
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6. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £57 88 H
7. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% Lowcost
8. Michelin Energy Saver+
80% Premium £55 88 T + 1
9. Firestone Roadhawk
77% Upper-middle £44 88 T + 2
10. Uniroyal RainExpert 3
76% Upper-middle £43 88 T + 2
11. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £57 88 H
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12. Goodyear Efficientgrip Compact
75% Premium £56 88 T + 2
13. Falken Sincera SN-832 Ecorun
75% Upper-middle £45 88 T + 2
14. Continental PremiumContact 5
75% Premium £55 88 T + 1
15. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £56 88 T + 3
16. Dunlop Streetresponse 2
75% Premium £56 88 T + 3
17. Hankook Dynapro HP2 RA33
71% Upper-middle £49 92 T
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18. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
19. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
20. Petlas Imperium PT515
65% Lowcost
21. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
65% Upper-middle £45 88 T + 4
22. Firestone Multihawk 2
65% Upper-middle £61 88 T
23. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
65% Upper-middle £48 88 T + 2
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24. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle £58 88 T + 1
25. Matador MP44 Elite 3
60% Lowcost
26. Sava Perfecta
45% Lowcost £49 88 T + 1
27. Debica Presto HP
40% Lowcost
28. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £43 88 T + 1
29. Kormoran Road Performance
10% Lowcost
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30. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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