Winter tyre test 205/55 R16 - Autobild 2016

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Stopping distance on wet
Stopping distance on snow
Price
1. Continental WinterContact TS 860
-
34,2
25,6
£68
91 T + 4
2. Goodyear UltraGrip 9
-
36,1
25
£94
91 H + 2
3. Michelin Alpin 5
-
35,6
25,8
£98
91 T + 6
4. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
-
36,1
25,5
£72
91 H + 6
5. Semperit Speed-Grip 2
-
35,7
26,7
6. Pirelli Cinturato Winter
-
36,2
26,4
£67
91 T + 3
7. Nokian WR D4
-
37,3
26,0
£66
91 H + 4
8. Barum Polaris 3
-
37,2
26,1
9. Cooper WeatherMaster SA2
-
36,1
27,3
10. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
-
38,5
25,9
£87
91 H + 5
11. Uniroyal MS plus 77
-
39,1
25,7
£58
91 T + 2
12. Falken Eurowinter HS449
-
38,3
26,9
£76
91 H + 1
13. Fulda Kristall Control HP
-
38,9
26,4
14. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
-
39,1
26,2
£61
91 H + 7
15. Kleber Krisalp HP2
-
38,9
26,4
16. General Altimax Winter Plus
-
39,2
26,2
17. Mabor Winter-Jet 2
-
38,9
26,8
18. Sava eskimo hp
-
39,7
26,1
19. Vredestein Snowtrac 5
-
38,9
27,0
£63
91 H + 2
20. BF Goodrich g-force Winter
-
39,4
26,8
21. Yokohama W.drive V905
-
39,9
26,9
22. Achilles Winter 101
-
39,7
27,2
23. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
-
40,6
26,4
£53
91 H + 3
24. Firestone Winterhawk 3
-
39,8
27,5
£60
91 T + 3
25. Maxxis WP-05 Arctictrekker
-
39,8
27,5
26. Goodride SW601
-
38,5
29,2
27. Accelera X-Grip
-
40,7
29,1
28. Ovation W 586
-
40,9
-
29. Torque TQ022
-
40,9
-
30. Kumho WinterCraft WP51
-
41,0
-
£51
91 H + 4
31. Debica Frigo HP
-
41,1
-
32. Viking Snow Tech II
-
41,1
-
33. Nankang NK Snow SV-2
-
41,4
-
34. Atlas Polarbear 2
-
41,7
-
35. Racealone Snowway 1
-
42,6
-
36. Starfire W200
-
42,6
-
37. Nexen Winguard Snow G WH2
-
42,8
-
38. Premada Winter W440
-
43,1
-
39. Petlas Snowmaster W651
-
43,3
-
40. Fortuna Winter-Max A1
-
43,4
-
41. Double Star DS 803
-
44,6
-
42. Sunny Winter-Max A1 NW212
-
45,2
-
43. Gerutti Winter DS803
-
45,6
-
44. Lanvigator Snowpower
-
46,6
-
45. Nordexx Nivius Snow
-
46,6
-
46. Aplus A502
-
46,8
-
47. Imperial Snowdragon 2
-
46,8
-
48. Minerva Ice-Plus S210
-
47,2
-
49. Tristar Ice-Plus S210
-
47,3
-
50. Superia Bluewin UHP
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48,1
-
#Name - Rating Stopping distance on wet Stopping distance on snow Price
Above you can see the results of the Autobild 2016 205/55 R16 brzdnadraha test performed by Autobild on a in 2016. This test was performed in 205/55 R16, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (205). Continental WinterContact TS 860 is the best of 50 tested tyres according to tested properties (Stopping distance on wet, Stopping distance on snow, ). Other featured tyres include Goodyear UltraGrip 9, Michelin Alpin 5, Dunlop Winter Sport 5; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as GoodYear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1, Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III, Michelin ALPIN A4.

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+
92% Premium £120 94 V
2. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
92% Premium £70 91 H + 3
3. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
90% Upper-middle £70 91 T + 3
4. Firestone Winterhawk 4
90% Upper-middle £64 91 H + 2
5. Michelin ALPIN 6
90% Premium £85 91 T + 3
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6. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
89% Premium
7. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
86% Premium £88 91 H + 3
8. Michelin ALPIN A4
86% Premium £80 91 H
9. Kleber KRISALP HP3
86% Upper-middle £72 91 T + 3
10. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320
84% Upper-middle
11. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
83% Lowcost £56 0 V + 1
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12. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
83% Lowcost £64 91 H + 1
13. Falken EuroWinter HS01
82% Upper-middle £59 91 T + 3
14. Nokian WR Snowproof
80% Upper-middle £68 91 H + 3
15. Semperit Speed-Grip 3
79% Lowcost £65 91 H + 7
16. Toyo Snowprox S954
79% Upper-middle
17. GoodYear UltraGrip 9+
76% Premium £66 91 H + 2
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18. Giti GitiWinter W1
76% Lowcost
19. Continental WinterContact TS 860S
76% Premium £92 91 H
20. Kumho WinterCraft WP71
75% Upper-middle £63 94 V
21. Debica Frigo 2
75% Lowcost
22. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001 EVO
75% Premium £64 91 H + 2
23. Sava Eskimo HP2
74% Lowcost
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24. Sava ESKIMO S3+
73% Lowcost
25. Fulda KRISTALL MONTERO 3
67% Lowcost £63 91 T + 1
26. Nexen WinGuard Sport
66% Lowcost
27. Debica Frigo HP2
66% Lowcost
28. Nokian WR D3
66% Upper-middle £71 91 T + 2
29. Imperial SnowDragon UHP
65% Lowcost £38 91 H + 1
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30. Nokian WR A4
63% Upper-middle £65 91 H + 2
31. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
62% Upper-middle £56 91 H + 3
32. Barum Polaris 5
61% Lowcost
33. Imperial SnowDragon HP
50% Lowcost
34. Toyo SnowProx S943
38% Upper-middle
35. Duraturn Mozzo Winter
1% Lowcost
2
36. Imperial SnowDragon 3
1% Lowcost
37. Syron Everest 1 plus
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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