summer tyre test 205/55 R16 - ADAC 2018

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#namerating
wet
dry
noise
wear
fuel consumption
price
1. Michelin Primacy 3
good +
2,5
1,7
3,1
1,0
1,9
£89
91 H + 7
2. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
good +
2,0
1,9
3,4
2,5
2,1
£64
91 H + 2
3. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
good +
2,2
2,2
3,3
2,5
1,7
4. Firestone Roadhawk
good +
2,2
1,7
3,7
2,5
2,2
£46
91 H + 3
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
good +
2,5
1,6
3,4
2,5
2,1
£48
91 H + 7
6. Semperit Speed-Life 2
good +
2,1
2,4
3,4
2,5
2,2
£51
91 H + 3
7. Esa-Tecar Spirit 5 HP
satisfactory
2,6
2,1
3,7
2,5
2,0
8. Kumho Ecsta HS51
satisfactory
2,5
2,6
3,2
2,5
2,2
£45
91 V + 1
9. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
satisfactory
2,6
1,7
3,9
1,5
1,8
£59
91 V + 1
10. Fulda EcoControl HP
satisfactory
2,9
2,6
3,4
1,5
2,2
£65
91 H + 7
11. Giti Premium H1
satisfactory
3,0
2,7
3,3
3,0
2,2
12. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
satisfactory
2,8
2,0
3,2
3,0
1,8
13. Nexen N blue HD plus
satisfactory
2,7
2,2
3,0
3,0
2,4
£55
91 V
14. Cooper Zeon CS8
satisfactory
3,2
3,2
3,2
2,5
2,3
15. Infinity Ecosis
sufficient
3,2
3,1
3,2
3,0
2,0
16. Vredestein Sportrac 5
sufficient
2,7
1,7
3,1
1,5
1,7
#name - rating wet dry noise wear 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 £75 91 W + 2
2. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £59 91 V + 1
3. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £48 91 H + 7
4. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
90% premium £55 91 H + 1
5. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £50 91 H + 6
38
6. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
89% premium £53 91 H + 5
7. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £89 91 H + 7
8. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £58 91 H + 11
9. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle £46 91 H + 3
10. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium £55 91 H + 7
11. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £61 91 Q + 3
29
12. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £46 91 H + 3
13. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £60 91 H + 8
14. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £69 91 H + 12
15. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
82% upper-middle £47 91 H + 3
16. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £51 91 H + 3
17. Maxxis Premitra HP5
81% lowcost £48 94 W
39
18. Michelin Energy Saver+
81% premium £76 91 H + 6
19. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% lowcost £65 91 H + 7
20. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £64 91 H + 2
21. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
80% upper-middle £74 91 H
22. Continental PremiumContact 5
80% premium £64 91 H + 5
23. Goodyear Efficientgrip Cargo
80% premium £61 91 H
3
24. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £60 91 W + 1
25. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £56 91 V + 2
26. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £50 91 V + 1
27. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle £55 91 H + 4
28. Sava Intensa HP
73% lowcost
29. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £58 91 W
28
30. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £54 91 H + 5
31. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
45% premium £63 91 V + 1
32. Kumho Ecsta HS51
29% upper-middle £45 91 V + 1
33. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle £78 91 H + 4
34. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £51 91 V + 2
35. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
39
36. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £44 91 H + 3
37. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost £46 91 H + 3
38. Kormoran Road Performance
15% lowcost £44 91 H + 9
39. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
40. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
41. Debica Presto HP
1% lowcost £52 91 H + 5
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

show me more tyres (205/55 R16)