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Summer tyre test 225/45 R18 - ACE 2023

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Rolling resistance
Noise
Price
1. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 6
Test winner
70
54
18
7
£134
0 + 1
2. Continental PremiumContact 7
Highly recommended
71
52
19
4
£140
91 W + 1
3. Michelin Pilot Sport 5
Highly recommended
70
50
18
5
£161
95 Y
4. Bridgestone Potenza Sport
Highly recommended
67
53
15
5
£148
95 Y
5. Pirelli P ZERO PZ4
Highly recommended
65
51
17
6
£147
95 Y + 1
6. Maxxis Victra Sport 5
Highly recommended
65
50
17
5
£108
95 Y
7. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
Highly recommended
62
50
17
6
£125
91 Y + 1
7. Kumho Ecsta PS71
Highly recommended
67
47
18
3
£111
91 Y + 2
9. Falken Azenis FK520
Recommended
60
50
17
6
£122
95 Y + 1
9. Nexen N fera Sport
Recommended
61
48
17
7
£114
95 Y
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Rolling resistance Noise Price
Above you can see the results of the ACE 2023 225/45 R18 test performed by ACE on a Mercedes Benz C-class in 2023. This test was performed in 225/45 R18, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 6 is the best of 10 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Rolling resistance, Noise, ). Other featured tyres include Continental PremiumContact 7, Michelin Pilot Sport 5, Bridgestone Potenza Sport; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Michelin Primacy 4, Bridgestone Turanza T005, Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN.

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. Continental SportContact 7
100% Premium £135 95 Y
2. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
93% Premium £163 91 W + 6
3. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
92% Premium £106 91 Y + 6
4. Continental PremiumContact 6
92% Premium £145 95 Y + 4
5. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
90% Premium £146 91 Y + 5
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6. Michelin Primacy 4
89% Premium £168 95 Y + 3
7. Bridgestone Turanza T005
89% Premium £162 91 W + 9
8. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
85% Upper-middle £120 95 W
9. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
84% Premium £118 95 W
10. Fulda SportControl 2
84% Lowcost £153 95 Y + 2
11. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
79% Premium £134 95 Y
48
12. Falken Azenis FK510
79% Upper-middle £141 95 Y + 2
13. Sava Intensa UHP 2
78% Lowcost £101 95 Y + 2
14. GoodYear Eagle F1 Supersport
78% Premium £149 91 Y + 1
15. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
77% Premium £128 91 V + 1
16. BFGoodrich Advantage
76% Upper-middle
17. Nokian Powerproof
76% Upper-middle
35
18. Maxxis Premitra HP5
76% Lowcost
19. Continental SportContact 5P
75% Premium £143 95 Y
20. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
73% Upper-middle £116 95 W + 1
21. Uniroyal RainSport 5
71% Upper-middle £110 95 Y
22. Firestone Roadhawk
70% Upper-middle £96 95 Y
23. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
70% Premium £186 95 Y + 1
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24. Toyo Proxes Comfort
69% Upper-middle £104 95
25. Continental Ecocontact 6
68% Premium £128 91 W + 4
26. Pirelli P ZERO
66% Premium
27. Semperit Speed-Life 3
65% Lowcost £118 95 Y
28. Pirelli Cinturato P7
64% Premium £155 91 W + 14
29. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
64% Premium £110 91 W + 1
2
30. Debica Presto UHP2
63% Lowcost
31. Bridgestone Potenza S001
63% Premium £165 91 W + 5
32. Pirelli Cinturato All Season Plus
62% Premium £141 95 W + 1
33. Michelin Primacy 3
59% Premium £179 91 V + 3
34. Cooper Zeon CS8
58% Upper-middle
35. Uniroyal RainSport 3
56% Upper-middle £128 95 Y + 1
10
36. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
55% Premium £125 95 V + 2
37. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
55% Premium £168 91 Y + 3
38. Kumho Ecsta PS91
53% Upper-middle £110 95 Y
39. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
51% Upper-middle £119 95 W
40. Semperit Speed-Life 2
50% Lowcost
41. Continental ContiSportContact 5
49% Premium £169 95 Y + 2
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42. Continental SportContact 5
49% Premium £147 91 Y + 7
43. Vredestein Ultrac Satin
48% Premium £105 95 Y
44. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
46% Lowcost £100 95 Y
45. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
46% Upper-middle
46. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
43% Lowcost
47. Nokian zLine
42% Upper-middle
51
48. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
40% Premium £148 91 Y + 1
49. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
40% Upper-middle
50. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
40% Premium £177 95 Y
51. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
39% Upper-middle £136 95 Y + 1
52. Bridgestone Turanza T001
37% Premium
53. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
36% Premium
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54. BFGoodrich G-Grip
33% Upper-middle
55. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
32% Premium £173 95 Y
56. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
27% Lowcost
57. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
22% Premium £161 91 V
58. Yokohama Bluearth Rv-02
20% Upper-middle
59. Giti Sport S1
17% Lowcost
8
60. Falken Azenis FK453
10% Upper-middle
61. Dayton Touring 2
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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