summer tyre test 225/55 R17 - autobild 2019

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
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wet
dry
offroad
price
1. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
exemplary
1-
2+
2+
£ 90
97 Y
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
exemplary
2+
2+
2
£ 129
97 W + 2
3. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
exemplary
2
2+
2+
£ 112
101 W + 1
4. Nokian Powerproof
exemplary
2+
2
2+
£ 104
97 W + 1
5. Maxxis Premitra HP5
exemplary
2+
2
2
£ 64
101 W
6. Bridgestone Turanza T005
exemplary
2
2
2
£ 107
97 W + 2
7. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport SUV
good +
2-
2
2+
8. Nexen N Fera RU 1
good +
2-
2-
2+
9. Cooper Zeon CS8
conditionally recommended
3+
2-
2+
10. CST Medallion MD-A1
not recommended
3-
2-
2
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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 Pilot Sport 4
100% premium £ 110 101 Y
2. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £ 101 101 W + 1
3. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £ 152 97 W + 8
4. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £ 81 97 W + 1
5. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 73 97 W + 2
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6. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £ 116 97 V + 9
7. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 92 97 W + 5
8. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost £ 106 101 Y + 1
9. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £ 103 97 Y + 2
10. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle £ 74 101 V + 1
11. Pirelli Scorpion VERDE
86% premium £ 112 97 H
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12. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £ 124 97 V + 7
13. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £ 76 101 W
14. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
15. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 105 97 W + 10
16. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £ 114 97 W + 5
17. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £ 131 101 W
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18. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost
19. Kumho Crugen HP91
81% upper-middle £ 88 97 W
20. Nokian cLine VAN
80% upper-middle £ 105 109 T
21. Continental VanContact 200
80% premium £ 106 101 V + 1
22. Continental PremiumContact 5
80% premium £ 101 97 V + 8
23. Goodyear Efficientgrip Cargo
80% premium £ 104 104 H
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24. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium
25. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 75 97 V + 1
26. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 106 101 Y
27. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £ 107 97 W
28. Toyo Proxes CF2
71% upper-middle £ 74 97 V
29. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 94 97 Y + 1
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30. Kumho Ecsta HS51
29% upper-middle £ 103 101 W
31. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
32. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
33. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £ 66 101 Y
34. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
35. Imperial EcoSport 2
14% lowcost £ 47 97 W + 1
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36. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
37. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
38. Michelin Agilis+
1% premium £ 136 104 H
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