Summer tyre test 215/55 R17 - ACE 2020

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Rolling resistance
Noise
Running costs
Price
1. Maxxis Premitra HP5
Highly recommended
60
51
15
7
18
2. Sava Intensa UHP 2
Recommended
56
47
17
8
18
3. Fulda SportControl 2
Recommended
61
47
17
8
12
£99
98 Y + 1
4. Apollo Aspire XP
Recommended
51
45
17
8
15
5. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport SUV
Recommended
44
56
16
7
12
6. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
Conditionally recommended
45
47
17
8
12
£83
94 V + 2
7. Firestone Roadhawk
Conditionally recommended
43
44
20
5
14
£82
94 W
8. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
Conditionally recommended
36
47
19
7
13
£83
94 V + 5
9. Avon ZV7
Conditionally recommended
41
41
16
8
13
£80
94 W + 2
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Rolling resistance Noise Running costs Price
Above you can see the results of the ACE 2020 215/55 R17 SUV test performed by ACE on a Audi Q2 in 2020. This test was performed in 215/55 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (215). Maxxis Premitra HP5 is the best of 9 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Rolling resistance, Noise, Running costs, ). Other featured tyres include Sava Intensa UHP 2, Fulda SportControl 2, Apollo Aspire XP; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Michelin Primacy 3, Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue, Bridgestone Turanza T001.

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 Pilot Sport 4
94% Premium £123 98 Y
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
91% Premium £104 94 V
3. Bridgestone Turanza T005
89% Premium £101 94 W + 1
4. Michelin Primacy 4
88% Premium £124 94 V + 6
5. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
88% Premium £85 94 V + 7
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6. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £110 94 V + 6
7. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium £132 98 W + 1
8. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £99 94 V + 1
9. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £89 94 Y + 1
10. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
86% Premium £85 94 V + 4
11. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
85% Upper-middle £78 94 V + 1
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12. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
13. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £79 94 V + 1
14. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
84% Premium £86 94 W + 1
15. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
81% Premium £118 94 V
16. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% Upper-middle £86 94 V + 2
17. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost £103 94 Y + 1
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18. Kumho Ecsta PS71
79% Upper-middle £74 94 W
19. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £91 94 V + 1
20. BFGoodrich Advantage
78% Upper-middle
21. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
22. Continental PremiumContact 5
76% Premium £95 94 V + 3
23. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £126 94 W + 1
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24. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £112 94 V + 5
25. Giti Premium H1
73% Lowcost
26. Cooper Zeon CS8
71% Upper-middle £78 0 W + 1
27. Kumho Ecsta HS51
70% Upper-middle
28. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle £165 94 W + 1
29. Uniroyal RainSport 5
66% Upper-middle £82 94 V + 2
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30. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
31. Debica Presto UHP
60% Lowcost
32. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £91 94 W
33. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost
34. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
40% Premium £96 94 W
35. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost
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36. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
37. Imperial EcoSport 2
1% Lowcost £46 98 W
38. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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