winter tyre test 185/65 R15 - ACE 2018

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#namerating
points total
winter
wet
dry
rolling resistance
noise
running costs
price
1. Continental WinterContact TS 860
test winner
206
66
68
43
16
7
6
2. Nokian WR D4
recommended
195
65
58
40
19
6
7
3. Goodyear UltraGrip 9
recommended
191
57
68
40
17
3
6
£ 71
88 T + 1
4. Dunlop SP Winter Response 2
recommended
186
62
57
39
16
6
6
5. Kumho WinterCraft WP51
recommended
183
60
56
40
13
5
9
£ 52
88 T + 1
6. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
recommended
182
58
53
43
15
6
7
7. Nexen Winguard Snow G WH2
recommended
181
60
51
42
14
5
9
8. Pirelli Cinturato Winter
conditionally recommended
177
56
59
36
14
2
6
9. Kenda Wintergen 2
conditionally recommended
173
67
36
39
13
8
10
#name - rating points total winter wet dry rolling resistance noise running costs price

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 ALPIN A4
84% premium
2. Kleber KRISALP HP3
81% upper-middle
3. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
76% upper-middle
4. Debica Frigo 2
74% lowcost
5. Michelin ALPIN 5
73% premium
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6. Falken EuroWinter HS01
71% upper-middle
7. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
64% upper-middle
8. Uniroyal MS Plus 77
55% upper-middle
9. Nokian WR D3
54% upper-middle
10. Sava ESKIMO S3+
52% lowcost
11. Vredestein Snowtrac 5
46% premium
11
12. Fulda KRISTALL MONTERO 3
45% lowcost
13. Semperit Master-Grip 2
44% lowcost
14. Firestone Winterhawk 3
36% upper-middle
15. Nexen WinGuard Sport
24% lowcost
16. Imperial SnowDragon HP
24% lowcost
17. Toyo SnowProx S943
23% upper-middle
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18. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
22% lowcost
19. Starfire W200
19% lowcost
20. Kormoran SNOWPRO B2
14% lowcost
21. Barum Polaris 5
1% lowcost
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

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