summer tyre test 235/40 R18 - Automotorsport 2016

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#namerating
points total
wet
dry
rolling resistance
noise
price
1. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
highly recommended
9,4
9,6
9,3
10
8
£ 125
95 Y
2. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
highly recommended
9,0
8,9
9,1
10
8
£ 127
95 Y + 2
3. Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K117
recommended
8,6
8,8
8,6
8
9
4. Vredestein Ultrac Vorti
recommended
8,5
8,1
9,5
5
7
5. Pirelli P ZERO
recommended
8,3
8,6
8,3
7
7
£ 116
95 Y + 1
6. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport plus
recommended
8,0
8,4
7,7
8
8
7. Falken Azenis FK453
conditionally recommended
7,8
7,5
8,2
6
10
8. Cooper Zeon CS Sport
conditionally recommended
7,5
7,1
7,9
7
8
#name - rating points total wet dry rolling resistance noise 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. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
100% premium £ 147 91 W + 3
2. Continental SportContact 6
98% premium
3. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium
4. Continental PremiumContact 6
96% premium £ 129 91 Y + 1
5. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
96% premium £ 122 95 Y + 1
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6. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle
7. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle
8. Falken Azenis FK510
90% upper-middle £ 110 95 Y
9. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £ 142 95 W + 1
10. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 125 95 W
11. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost
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12. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium
13. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £ 107 95 Y
14. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
15. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 129 95 W
16. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
81% premium £ 140 95 W + 2
17. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost
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18. Continental SportContact 5P
80% premium £ 132 95 Y + 1
19. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
80% premium £ 205 95 Y
20. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX GT
80% premium £ 115 91 Y + 3
21. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 108 95 W
22. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 121 95 Y
23. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £ 118 95 Y
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24. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £ 129 95 Y
25. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost
26. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 93 91 Y + 1
27. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle
28. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
29. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
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30. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost
31. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
32. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
33. Imperial EcoSport 2
14% lowcost
34. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
35. Pirelli P ZERO lx.
1% premium
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

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