Winter tyre test 225/45 R17 - ADAC 2016

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
wet
dry
snow
ice
noise
wear
fuel consumption
Price
1. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
good +
2,4
2,4
1,9
2,2
2,8
2,0
1,6
£ 83
91 H + 2
2. Pirelli Winter Sottozero 3
satisfactory
2,7
2,9
2,7
2,6
3,1
2,5
2,2
3. Firestone Winterhawk 3
satisfactory
3,0
2,9
2,4
2,0
2,8
2,0
2,2
£ 92
94 V + 2
4. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
satisfactory
2,7
3,0
1,7
2,0
3,2
2,0
1,5
£ 133
94 V + 2
5. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320
satisfactory
3,0
2,2
2,5
2,4
3,5
2,5
2,3
6. Nokian WR D4
satisfactory
2,6
2,4
2,2
2,1
3,1
3,0
2,0
£ 99
94 V + 1
7. Uniroyal MS plus 77
satisfactory
2,3
3,2
2,5
2,6
3,1
2,5
1,9
£ 84
91 H + 1
8. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
satisfactory
2,5
2,1
3,3
2,4
3,7
2,0
2,1
9. Viking Snow Tech II
satisfactory
3,4
3,2
2,4
2,7
4,1
2,0
2,4
10. Vredestein Wintrac Xtreme S
satisfactory
2,4
2,4
3,4
2,5
3,0
3,0
2,4
11. Yokohama W.drive V905
satisfactory
3,3
2,5
2,1
2,9
4,0
3,5
2,4
12. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
sufficient
3,7
2,6
2,2
2,5
3,2
2,0
1,9
13. BF Goodrich g-force Winter
sufficient
3,9
2,6
2,2
2,2
3,6
1,5
1,8
#Name - Rating wet dry snow ice 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. Continental WinterContact TS 860
95% premium £ 129 94 V + 2
2. Kleber KRISALP HP3
82% upper-middle £ 74 94 H + 1
3. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
75% upper-middle
4. Michelin ALPIN 5
73% premium £ 95 91 H + 3
5. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
71% lowcost £ 82 91 H + 1
6. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
70% premium £ 116 94 H + 5
7. Nokian WR A4
70% upper-middle £ 90 94 H + 1
8. Nexen WinGuard Sport 2 WU7
68% lowcost £ 69 94 H + 1
9. Falken EuroWinter HS01
68% upper-middle £ 81 94 V + 1
10. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
63% upper-middle £ 114 94 V + 3
11. Kumho WinterCraft WP71
62% upper-middle £ 66 91 H
12. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001 EVO
62% premium £ 91 91 H + 1
13. Semperit Speed-Grip 3
61% lowcost £ 86 91 H + 1
14. Nokian WR D3
54% upper-middle £ 80 91 H
15. Sava Eskimo HP2
51% lowcost £ 67 94 V + 1
16. Debica Frigo HP2
49% lowcost £ 69 91 H + 1
17. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
47% upper-middle £ 82 91 H + 1
18. Falken EUROWINTER HS449
42% upper-middle £ 91 91 H
19. Kormoran SNOWPRO B2
14% lowcost £ 53 94 V
20. Michelin ALPIN 6
1% premium £ 108 91 H + 2
21. Imperial SnowDragon 3
1% lowcost
22. Barum Polaris 5
1% lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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