summer tyre test 225/45 R18 - AutoMotorSport 2020

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#namerating
wet
dry
rolling resistance
noise
price
1. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
very good
9,4
9,2
6
10
10
£ 97
91 Y + 3
2. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
very good
9,1
9,3
7
8
9
£ 136
91 W + 5
3. Continental PremiumContact 6
very good
8,1
9,1
7
6
7
£ 128
95 Y + 2
4. Pirelli P ZERO
very good
8,2
8,5
6
8
9
£ 147
91 W + 1
5. Maxxis Victra Sport 5
good +
7,8
8,5
6
8
8
£ 78
95 Y
6. Bridgestone Turanza T005
good +
7,1
8,3
10
6
8
£ 98
91 W + 6
7. Nokian Powerproof
good +
6,8
7,8
8
6
6
£ 111
91 Y + 1
8. Falken Azenis FK510
good +
6,7
7,6
7
7
7
£ 95
95 Y + 1
9. Nexen N fera Sport
satisfactory
5,8
8,2
6
10
10
10. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport
satisfactory
5,5
8,1
7
9
8
11. Giti Sport S1
sufficient
5,5
8,1
7
9
8
#name - rating 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. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
96% premium £ 101 91 Y + 1
2. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £ 93 91 V + 1
3. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £ 169 91 Y + 3
4. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £ 88 91 W + 1
5. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £ 141 91 V + 7
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6. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 125 95 V
7. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost
8. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 99 95 W
9. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £ 161 91 V + 3
10. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £ 105 95 Y
11. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £ 96 91 V
3
12. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £ 86 95 Y
13. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
14. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 117 91 V + 11
15. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £ 134 95 W + 1
16. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £ 108 95 Y
17. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
81% premium £ 129 91 V + 2
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18. Continental SportContact 5P
80% premium £ 125 95 Y
19. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
80% premium £ 157 95 Y
20. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £ 106 95 Y + 1
21. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 96 95 W
22. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 105 95 Y + 1
23. Falken Azenis FK453
77% upper-middle £ 84 95 Y
2
24. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £ 123 91 W + 5
25. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £ 81 95 Y
26. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost
27. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle £ 102 95 W + 1
28. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
59% premium £ 123 91 V
29. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 117 95 Y + 1
2
30. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £ 116 95 W
31. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
32. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £ 104 95 Y
33. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
34. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost
35. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
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36. Imperial EcoSport 2
14% lowcost £ 47 95 Y
37. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
38. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

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