Summer tyre test 235/55 R17 - ADAC 2020

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 4
Recommended
2,2
2,0
2,3
1,0
2,0
£122
99 V + 2
2. Bridgestone Turanza T005
Recommended
2,3
1,9
2,6
2,0
1,4
£98
99 W + 2
3. Maxxis Premitra HP5
Recommended
2,4
1,9
2,7
2,0
2,3
4. Pirelli Cinturato P7
Recommended
2,4
1,7
2,7
2,5
2,3
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
Satisfactory
2,4
2,7
2,6
2,0
2,0
£92
103 Y + 2
6. Semperit Speed-Life 2 SUV
Satisfactory
2,7
2,5
2,6
1,0
1,9
7. Yokohama BluEarth RV-02
Satisfactory
2,7
2,6
2,1
2,0
2,6
8. Continental EcoContact 6
Satisfactory
2,8
2,0
2,3
1,0
1,2
£109
103 Y
9. Esa+Tecar Spirit Pro
Satisfactory
2,8
2,4
2,5
1,0
2,1
10. Kumho Ecsta HS51
Satisfactory
2,2
3,0
2,5
2,5
2,5
£75
103 W
11. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
Satisfactory
3,3
2,4
3,3
2,0
1,8
12. Laufenn S Fit EQ
Poor
5,0
2,1
2,3
2,0
2,5
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Noise Wear Fuel consumption Price
Above you can see the results of the ADAC 2020 235/55 R17 test performed by ADAC on a Ford Kuga in 2020. This test was performed in 235/55 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (235). Michelin Primacy 4 is the best of 12 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Noise, Wear, Fuel consumption, ). Other featured tyres include Bridgestone Turanza T005, Maxxis Premitra HP5, Pirelli Cinturato P7; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 SUV K117A, Fulda SportControl 2, Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2.

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. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
94% Premium £105 99 H + 1
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
91% Premium £111 103 W + 2
3. GoodYear Efficientgrip SUV
90% Premium £171 99 H + 5
4. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £137 99 V + 2
5. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% Premium
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6. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 SUV K117A
86% Upper-middle £88 99 V
7. Fulda SportControl 2
86% Lowcost £104 103 Y + 1
8. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £120 103 Y + 2
9. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
86% Premium £111 99 Y + 2
10. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
85% Upper-middle £86 103 V
11. Cooper Zeon 4XS Sport
84% Upper-middle £100 0 H + 3
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12. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
13. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £94 99 W + 1
14. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
84% Premium
15. Semperit Speed-Life 3
84% Lowcost £101 99 V + 1
16. Nokian Line SUV
83% Upper-middle £115 103 V
17. Pirelli Scorpion VERDE
82% Premium £98 99 V + 1
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18. Falken Azenis FK510 SUV
80% Upper-middle £100 103 W
19. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £104 99 Y
20. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
79% Upper-middle £71 99 H
21. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% Premium £105 99 V + 2
22. BFGoodrich Advantage
78% Upper-middle
23. Kumho Solus HA31
78% Upper-middle £81 103 V
22
24. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% Lowcost £79 103 Y + 1
25. Continental PremiumContact 5
76% Premium £106 99 V + 1
26. Kumho Crugen HP91
76% Upper-middle £74 99 V
27. Continental CrossContact UHP
75% Premium £103 99 H
28. BFGoodrich Advantage SUV
75% Upper-middle
29. Nokian Wetproof SUV
75% Upper-middle £86 103 V
4
30. Michelin CrossClimate SUV
75% Premium £127 99 V + 1
31. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £98 99 V + 1
32. Firestone Destination HP
75% Upper-middle
33. Giti Premium H1
73% Lowcost
34. Hankook Dynapro HP2 RA33
71% Upper-middle £88 99 V + 1
35. Cooper Zeon CS8
71% Upper-middle £79 0 Y
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36. Uniroyal RainSport 5
66% Upper-middle £85 99 V + 1
37. Yokohama Bluearth AE-50
65% Upper-middle
38. Fulda SportControl
65% Lowcost
39. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
40. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
58% Premium £101 99 V + 2
41. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost
4
42. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
51% Lowcost £83 103 V + 1
43. Michelin Latitude Tour HP
51% Premium £151 99 V + 1
44. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
45. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% Lowcost
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