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
£55
88 H + 3
2. Vredestein Sportrac 5
good +
2,2
2,3
2,5
1,5
2,1
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
5. Firestone Roadhawk
satisfactory
2,8
1,5
2,9
2,5
2,5
£49
88 H + 2
6. Kumho EcowinG ES01 KH27
satisfactory
2,8
2,8
2,8
2,0
2,0
£46
88 H + 1
7. Maxxis Mecotra 3
satisfactory
2,8
1,9
2,4
2,5
1,4
£48
88 T + 3
8. Toyo Proxes CF2
satisfactory
2,8
2,2
2,3
2,0
2,0
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
£49
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
14. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
satisfactory
3,4
2,4
2,4
2,5
1,7
£55
88 H + 4
15. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
satisfactory
3,4
2,3
2,5
2,0
2,0
£58
88 H + 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 Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN, Hankook Kinergy eco K425, Fulda EcoControl HP.

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
89% premium £59 88 T + 4
2. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
88% premium £57 88 H
3. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
88% premium £55 88 H + 3
4. Bridgestone Turanza T005
88% premium £55 88 H + 3
5. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
86% premium £58 88 H + 2
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6. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
84% upper-middle £49 88 H
7. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
81% upper-middle £53 88 H + 3
8. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% lowcost
9. Michelin Energy Saver+
80% premium £57 88 T + 1
10. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
79% upper-middle £46 88 H + 1
11. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
77% upper-middle £57 88 H
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12. Firestone Roadhawk
77% upper-middle £49 88 H + 2
13. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% premium £60 88 H
14. Uniroyal RainExpert 3
76% upper-middle £43 88 T + 2
15. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle £63 88 H + 1
16. Goodyear Efficientgrip Compact
75% premium £56 88 T + 2
17. Falken Sincera SN-832 Ecorun
75% upper-middle £47 88 T + 2
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18. Continental PremiumContact 5
75% premium £59 88 H + 1
19. Sava Intensa HP
75% lowcost
20. Continental EcoContact 6
75% premium £61 88 H + 2
21. Dunlop Streetresponse 2
75% premium £56 88 T + 3
22. Barum Brillantis 2
71% lowcost £92 88 H + 3
23. Hankook Dynapro HP2 RA33
71% upper-middle £50 92 T
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24. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% upper-middle
25. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
69% lowcost £44 88 T + 2
26. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
65% upper-middle £55 88 H + 4
27. Firestone Multihawk 2
65% upper-middle £61 88 T
28. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
65% upper-middle £50 88 H + 1
29. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% upper-middle £54 88 T + 1
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30. Matador MP44 Elite 3
60% lowcost
31. Sava Perfecta
45% lowcost £47 88 T + 1
32. Debica Presto HP
40% lowcost
33. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% lowcost £47 88 H + 1
34. Kormoran Road Performance
10% lowcost £44 88 T + 3
35. Dayton Touring 2
10% lowcost
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

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