Summer tyre test 185/65 R15 - ADAC 2019

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. Bridgestone Turanza T005
Good +
1,9
1,5
2,9
2,0
2,3
£59
88 T + 3
2. Vredestein Sportrac 5
Good +
2,2
2,3
2,5
1,5
2,1
£63
88 H
3. Michelin CrossClimate+ (!)
Satisfactory
2,4
2,6
2,6
0,5
2,4
4. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
Satisfactory
2,7
1,9
2,9
2,0
1,7
£64
88 H + 3
5. Firestone Roadhawk
Satisfactory
2,8
1,5
2,9
2,5
2,5
£44
88 T + 2
6. Kumho EcowinG ES01 KH27
Satisfactory
2,8
2,8
2,8
2,0
2,0
£54
88 T + 1
7. Maxxis Mecotra 3
Satisfactory
2,8
1,9
2,4
2,5
1,4
£52
88 T + 3
8. Toyo Proxes CF2
Satisfactory
2,8
2,2
2,3
2,0
2,0
£41
88 H
9. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
Satisfactory
2,4
2,2
2,5
3,0
2,3
10. Falken ZIEX ZE310 Ecorun
Satisfactory
3,0
1,8
2,8
1,5
2,2
£47
88 H
11. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
Satisfactory
3,0
2,9
2,8
2,5
2,3
£44
88 T + 2
12. Giti Synergy E1
Satisfactory
3,2
2,8
2,1
2,5
1,6
13. Petlas Imperium PT515
Satisfactory
3,3
3,0
2,7
2,5
2,3
£43
88 H
14. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
Satisfactory
3,4
2,4
2,4
2,5
1,7
£51
88 T + 7
15. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
Satisfactory
3,4
2,3
2,5
2,0
2,0
£52
88 T + 2
16. Linglong Green-Max HP010
Satisfactory
2,8
3,0
2,5
3,5
2,1
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Noise Wear Fuel consumption Price
Above you can see the results of the ADAC 2019 185/65 R15 test performed by ADAC on a Volkswagen Golf in 2019. This test was performed in 185/65 R15, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (185). Bridgestone Turanza T005 is the best of 16 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Noise, Wear, Fuel consumption, ). Other featured tyres include Vredestein Sportrac 5, Michelin CrossClimate+ (!), Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Debica Presto HP2, Hankook Kinergy eco K425, Michelin Energy Saver+.

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 Primacy 4
88% Premium £59 88 T + 4
2. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
86% Premium £60 88 H
3. Semperit Speed-Life 3
84% Lowcost £49 88 T + 1
4. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £57 88 H
5. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% Lowcost
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6. Debica Presto HP2
81% Lowcost
7. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
81% Upper-middle £63 88 T + 3
8. Michelin Energy Saver+
80% Premium £58 88 T + 1
9. BFGoodrich Advantage
78% Upper-middle
10. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £59 88 H
11. Continental PremiumContact 5
76% Premium £56 88 T + 1
9
12. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
13. Uniroyal RainExpert 3
76% Upper-middle £44 88 T + 2
14. Dunlop Streetresponse 2
75% Premium £56 88 T + 3
15. Goodyear Efficientgrip Compact
75% Premium £56 88 T + 2
16. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £55 88 T + 4
17. Sava Intensa HP
75% Lowcost
14
18. Falken Sincera SN-832 Ecorun
75% Upper-middle £47 88 T + 2
19. Fulda EcoControl HP2
71% Lowcost
20. Hankook Dynapro HP2 RA33
71% Upper-middle £57 92 T
21. Barum Brillantis 2
71% Lowcost £44 88 T + 3
22. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
69% Upper-middle £50 88 T + 2
23. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
27
24. Firestone Multihawk 2
65% Upper-middle £61 88 T
25. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
26. Sava Intensa HP2
60% Lowcost
27. Matador MP44 Elite 3
60% Lowcost
28. Sava Perfecta
45% Lowcost
29. Debica Presto HP
40% Lowcost
26
30. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £48 88 T + 1
31. Kormoran Road Performance
10% Lowcost
32. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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