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
£ 103
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
£ 68
91 H + 3
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
good +
2,5
1,6
3,4
2,5
2,1
£ 76
91 H + 7
6. Semperit Speed-Life 2
good +
2,1
2,4
3,4
2,5
2,2
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
9. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
satisfactory
2,6
1,7
3,9
1,5
1,8
10. Fulda EcoControl HP
satisfactory
2,9
2,6
3,4
1,5
2,2
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
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 £ 90 91 W + 2
2. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
90% premium £ 81 91 H + 1
3. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 76 91 H + 6
4. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
89% premium £ 63 91 H + 5
5. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 64 91 H + 10
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6. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle
7. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium
8. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £ 82 91 Q + 3
9. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 78 91 H + 8
10. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium
11. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
82% upper-middle £ 67 91 H + 3
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12. Maxxis Premitra HP5
81% lowcost
13. Michelin Energy Saver+
81% premium £ 76 91 H + 6
14. Continental PremiumContact 5
80% premium £ 73 91 H + 5
15. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
80% upper-middle
16. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £ 65 91 W + 1
17. Goodyear Efficientgrip Cargo
80% premium
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18. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 56 91 V + 2
19. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 79 91 V + 1
20. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle
21. Sava Intensa HP
73% lowcost
22. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle
23. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 54 91 H + 5
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24. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
45% premium £ 63 91 V + 1
25. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
26. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £ 82 91 V + 2
27. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
28. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost
29. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
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30. Kormoran Road Performance
15% lowcost
31. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
32. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
33. Debica Presto HP
1% lowcost
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