winter tyre test 215/65 R16 - ADAC 2017

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 +
2,1
2,3
2,5
2,5
3,5
2,0
1,7
£93
98 T + 3
2. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2 SUV
satisfactory
2,6
2,6
1,9
2,5
3,2
1,5
1,5
£70
102 H
3. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
satisfactory
2,2
2,4
2,6
2,5
3,1
2,0
1,4
£125
98 T + 2
4. Nokian WR D4
satisfactory
2,6
2,5
1,9
2,5
3,4
2,5
2,0
£81
102 H + 1
5. Michelin Alpin 5
satisfactory
2,4
2,1
2,7
2,5
3,8
0,5
2,3
£95
98 H
6. Sava Eskimo HP2
satisfactory
2,7
2,4
2,5
2,3
3,6
1,5
1,7
£70
98 H
7. Continental WinterContact TS 850P SUV
satisfactory
2,5
2,2
2,2
2,8
3,5
1,5
2,2
£95
98 T + 2
8. Pirelli Scorpion Winter
satisfactory
2,1
2,1
2,7
2,7
3,6
2,5
2,8
£82
102 H
9. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
satisfactory
2,5
2,4
2,9
2,5
3,3
1,5
1,6
£70
98 H
10. Apollo Apterra Winter
satisfactory
3,1
2,6
2,8
2,5
3,8
2,0
2,7
11. Avon WV7
satisfactory
2,5
3,0
3,1
2,7
3,6
3,0
2,1
12. Barum Polaris 3 4x4
satisfactory
3,1
2,8
2,4
2,8
3,5
2,5
2,5
13. Uniroyal MS plus 77
satisfactory
2,4
3,2
2,1
2,8
3,2
2,0
2,5
14. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
satisfactory
3,3
2,0
2,1
2,5
3,6
1,5
2,1
£70
98 H + 4
15. Firestone Destination Winter
satisfactory
3,5
3,2
2,8
2,5
3,6
2,0
1,9
£70
98 T + 1
16. Nankang NK Snow SV-2
poor
5,5
2,5
5,1
2,7
3,3
2,0
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. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
88% premium £125 98 T + 2
2. Continental WinterContact TS 850P SUV
87% premium £95 98 T + 2
3. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
85% premium £93 98 T + 3
4. Nokian WR SUV 4
84% upper-middle £80 98 H
5. Michelin ALPIN A4
84% premium £96 98 H
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6. Pirelli SCORPION WINTER
84% premium £82 102 H
7. Continental VanContact Winter
80% premium £110 106 T + 1
8. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2 SUV
78% upper-middle £70 102 H
9. Pirelli CARRIER WINTER
78% premium £89 109 R
10. Nokian WR SUV 3
74% upper-middle £71 102 H
11. Michelin AGILIS ALPIN
73% premium £120 109 R
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12. Michelin ALPIN 5
73% premium £95 98 H
13. Nokian WR D4
72% upper-middle £81 102 H + 1
14. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
70% lowcost £70 98 H
15. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
69% premium £82 98 H + 2
16. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-80 EVO
65% premium £107 98 T + 2
17. Falken EuroWinter VAN01
64% upper-middle £83 109 T
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18. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
64% upper-middle £70 98 H + 4
19. Nokian WR C3
63% upper-middle £92 109 R
20. Bridgestone Blizzak W810
63% premium £96 109 R + 1
21. Kumho PorTran CW51
62% upper-middle £74 109 R
22. Matador MPS530 Sibir Snow Van
61% lowcost £76 109 R
23. Firestone Destination Winter
61% upper-middle £70 98 T + 1
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24. Barum Polaris 3 4x4
58% lowcost
25. Sava Eskimo HP2
56% lowcost £70 98 H
26. Debica Frigo HP2
50% lowcost £62 98 H
27. Yokohama BluEarth winter WY01
49% upper-middle £76 109 T
28. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
47% upper-middle £80 98 H
29. Kumho WinterCraft WP51
40% upper-middle £62 98 H
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30. Imperial SnowDragon HP
24% lowcost £47 98 H
31. Imperial SnowDragon 2
8% lowcost £51 109 R
32. BFGoodrich ACTIVAN WINTER
1% upper-middle £112 109 R
33. Sava TRENTA M+S
1% lowcost £82 106 T
34. BFGoodrich All Terrain T/A KO2
1% upper-middle £113 103 S
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