summer tyre test 225/45 R17 - 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. Continental ContiSportContact 5
good +
1,9
1,2
2,0
3,3
2,1
2. Esa-Tecar Spirit 5 UHP
good +
2,5
1,7
2,3
3,1
1,3
3. Pirelli P ZERO
good +
2,0
1,9
2,3
3,1
2,1
£77
94 Y
4. Vredestein Ultrac Vorti
good +
2,5
1,3
2,3
3,1
2,5
5. Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K117
satisfactory
2,6
1,8
2,3
3,3
1,9
6. Sava Intensa UHP
satisfactory
2,6
2,2
0,8
3,0
2,4
7. Nokian zLine
satisfactory
2,7
2,2
2,3
3,5
2,0
£57
91 W + 1
8. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
satisfactory
2,7
1,2
1,5
3,5
2,7
£62
91 W + 1
9. Uniroyal Rainsport 3
satisfactory
2,5
2,8
2,5
3,5
1,7
£59
91 V + 4
10. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
satisfactory
2,3
1,3
2,8
3,0
2,2
11. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport
satisfactory
2,9
1,6
2,8
3,3
2,4
12. Firestone Firehawk SZ90µ
satisfactory
3,0
2,2
2,0
3,8
2,2
13. Fulda SportControl
satisfactory
3,0
2,9
1,3
3,0
1,8
14. Semperit Speed-Life 2
satisfactory
3,0
2,5
1,8
3,4
1,6
£66
91 Y + 2
15. GT Radial Champiro HPY
satisfactory
3,2
1,5
2,8
3,2
2,0
16. Maxxis VS-01 Victra Sport Zer
sufficient
3,8
1,6
2,3
3,4
2,0
#name - rating wet dry wear comfort fuel consumption 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 Pilot Sport 4
100% premium £86 91 V + 5
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
96% premium £76 91 V + 3
3. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £75 91 V + 2
4. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £111 91 W + 5
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £59 91 Y + 3
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6. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £59 91 V + 3
7. Pirelli P ZERO
90% premium £77 94 Y
8. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £64 91 V + 2
9. Falken Azenis FK510
90% upper-middle £63 94 Y + 1
10. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £72 91 V + 6
11. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
89% premium £68 94 W
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12. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £72 91 V + 2
13. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £96 91 V + 7
14. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost £64 91 Y + 3
15. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £69 91 Y + 2
16. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle £58 94 W
17. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium £67 91 V + 9
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18. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £73 91 V + 7
19. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £55 91 Y + 1
20. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle £57 91 W + 1
21. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £65 91 V + 14
22. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £84 91 V + 9
23. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £66 91 Y + 2
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24. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £91 91 W + 2
25. Maxxis Premitra HP5
81% lowcost £57 91 W
26. Sava Intensa UHP
80% lowcost
27. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £69 91 W + 4
28. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
80% premium £115 94 Y
29. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £71 91 W + 1
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30. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £62 91 W + 1
31. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle £74 94 W
32. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £83 91 W + 9
33. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £69 91 W + 1
34. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost £54 91 Y + 3
35. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle £63 91 W + 4
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36. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £71 94 W
37. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £59 91 V + 4
38. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
45% premium £78 91 W + 3
39. Kumho Ecsta HS51
29% upper-middle £54 91 W + 1
40. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
41. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £96 91 W + 3
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42. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
43. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £53 91 Y + 1
44. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
45. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
46. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle £88 91 W + 3
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