All season tyre test 225/50 R17 - Autobild 2017

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Snow
Rolling resistance
Noise
Positive features
Neagative features
Comfort
Price
1. Michelin CrossClimate
-
7
8
6
7
6
As good as summer tyre on dry surfaces, short braking distance on wet, low rolling resistance
Expensive, average in the bends on wet roads
7
£162
98 V
2. Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2
-
7
5
7
6
9
Almost as good as winter tyre on snow, very short braking distances on wet roads, very comfortable and quiet
Expensive, average aquaplaning, average on dry roads
7
£123
94 V + 1
3. Nokian WeatherProof
-
6
3
7
5
7
On snow very similar to winter tire, good wet braking, quiet
Average dry handling, higher rolling resistance
4
£107
98 V
4. Vredestein Quatrac 5
-
6
6
5
7
7
Good on snow and wet, low rolling resistance
average aquaplaning
6
5. Pirelli Cinturato All Season
-
6
5
5
6
5
Good in aquaplaning, very balanced properties
Average dry handling, expensive
5
£143
98 W + 1
6. Uniroyal AllSeasonExpert
-
4
3
5
6
8
Safe on snow, good resistance to aquaplaning, quiet and comfortable, low price
Long braking distance on dry, poor handling and braking on wet
7
7. Falken EUROALL SEASON AS200
-
6
5
3
2
7
Good resistance to aquaplaning, good wet braking, low price
Poor traction on snow, poor handling on the wet, higher rolling resistance
5
£104
98 V
8. Syron 365 Days
-
1
5
2
2
4
Good resistance to aquaplaning, good handling on dry roads, very inexpensive
Very weak adhesion on wet, poor grip on snow, higher rolling resistance, higher noisiness
4
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Snow Rolling resistance Noise Positive features Neagative features Comfort Price
Above you can see the results of the Autobild 2017 225/50 R17 test performed by Autobild on a in 2017. This test was performed in 225/50 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). Michelin CrossClimate is the best of 8 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Snow, Rolling resistance, Noise, ). Other featured tyres include Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2, Nokian WeatherProof, Vredestein Quatrac 5; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Firestone Multiseason 2, Goodyear Vector 4Seasons, Kormoran All Season.

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 AllSeasonContact
90% Premium £114 98 V
2. Michelin CrossClimate+
86% Premium £116 98 V + 1
3. GoodYear Vector 4Seasons Gen-3
84% Premium £107 98 W
4. Barum Quartaris 5
80% Lowcost £83 98 V
5. BFGoodrich G-Grip All Season 2
76% Upper-middle
13
6. Firestone Multiseason 2
76% Upper-middle £93 98 V
7. Goodyear Vector 4Seasons
75% Premium £106 94 V + 3
8. Kormoran All Season
75% Lowcost
9. Bridgestone Weather Control A005
67% Premium £141 98 V
10. Kleber Quadraxer 2
66% Upper-middle £104 98 W
11. Pirelli Cinturato All Season Plus
62% Premium £102 98 W + 1
2
12. Yokohama BluEarth-4S AW21
61% Upper-middle £88 98 V
13. Uniroyal AllSeasonExpert 2
32% Upper-middle £96 98 V
14. Cooper Discoverer All Season
1% Upper-middle £84 0 V
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice
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