summer tyre test 245/45 R18 - 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
price
1. Pirelli P ZERO
exemplary
1-
1-
£135
96 Y + 2
2. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
exemplary
1-
2+
£103
100 Y
3. Continental PremiumContact 6
exemplary
2+
2+
£119
96 Y + 2
4. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
exemplary
2
2+
£141
100 Y
5. Vredestein Ultrac Vorti
exemplary
2
2+
£105
100 Y
6. Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K117
good +
2-
2
7. Nokian Powerproof
satisfactory
3+
2+
£117
96 Y + 1
8. Bridgestone Turanza T005
satisfactory
3+
2
£134
96 W + 5
9. Maxxis Premitra HP5
satisfactory
3+
2
10. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport
satisfactory
3+
2
11. Fulda SportControl 2
satisfactory
3+
2-
£106
100 Y + 1
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Above you can see the results of the Autobild 2019 245/45 R18 test performed by Autobild on a BMW 5 series in 2019. This test was performed in 245/45 R18, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (245). Pirelli P ZERO is the best of 11 tested tyres according to tested properties (wet, dry, ). Other featured tyres include GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5, Continental PremiumContact 6, Michelin Pilot Sport 4; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Pirelli P ZERO, Bridgestone Turanza T005, Falken Azenis FK510.

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.
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1. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
93% premium £141 100 Y
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
92% premium £119 96 Y + 2
3. Michelin Primacy 4
89% premium £146 96 W + 4
4. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
89% upper-middle £110 96 W + 4
5. Continental SportContact 5
89% premium £128 96 W + 4
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6. Pirelli P ZERO
88% premium £135 96 Y + 2
7. Bridgestone Turanza T005
88% premium £134 96 W + 5
8. Falken Azenis FK510
88% upper-middle £100 100 Y + 1
9. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
88% upper-middle £99 96 W + 1
10. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% premium £114 96 W + 7
11. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
87% premium £138 96 Y + 5
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12. Michelin Primacy 3
87% premium £131 96 Y + 6
13. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% premium £172 100 Y + 5
14. Fulda SportControl 2
86% lowcost £106 100 Y + 1
15. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
16. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
84% premium
17. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% lowcost £83 100 Y
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18. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% upper-middle
19. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% upper-middle £126 100 Y
20. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% premium £119 100 Y
21. Falken Azenis FK453
78% upper-middle £145 96 Y
22. Kumho Ecsta PS71
78% upper-middle £114 96 Y + 1
23. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% upper-middle £125 96 Y + 1
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24. Firestone Roadhawk
77% upper-middle £103 100 Y
25. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
77% upper-middle £124 100 W
26. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% lowcost £86 100 Y + 1
27. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% premium
28. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
76% premium £161 100 W
29. GoodYear Eagle F1 Supersport
75% premium £120 100 Y
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30. Continental EcoContact 6
75% premium £140 96 W + 2
31. Pirelli P ZERO lx.
75% premium £103 100 W + 2
32. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX GT
75% premium £157 96 Y + 4
33. Kumho Ecsta PS91
74% upper-middle £108 100 Y + 1
34. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% upper-middle
35. Fulda SportControl
65% lowcost
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36. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
62% upper-middle £191 100 W + 1
37. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% upper-middle
38. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% lowcost £100 96 Y + 1
39. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% lowcost £135 100 Y
40. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
21% upper-middle £104 100 Y
41. Dayton Touring 2
10% lowcost
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42. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% lowcost
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