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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
Comfort
Price
1. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
Very good
9,4
9,2
6
10
10
£119
91 Y + 5
2. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
Very good
9,1
9,3
7
8
9
£163
91 W + 6
3. Continental PremiumContact 6
Very good
8,1
9,1
7
6
7
£138
95 Y + 5
4. Pirelli P ZERO
Very good
8,2
8,5
6
8
9
5. Maxxis Victra Sport 5
Good
7,8
8,5
6
8
8
£96
95 Y
6. Bridgestone Turanza T005
Good
7,1
8,3
10
6
8
£149
91 W + 10
7. Nokian Powerproof
Good
6,8
7,8
8
6
6
£169
91 Y + 1
8. Falken Azenis FK510
Good
6,7
7,6
7
7
7
£194
95 Y + 2
9. Nexen N fera Sport
Satisfactory
5,8
8,2
6
10
10
£95
95 Y
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 Comfort Price
Above you can see the results of the AutoMotorSport 2020 225/45 R18 test performed by AutoMotorSport on a BMW 3 series in 2020. This test was performed in 225/45 R18, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5 is the best of 11 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Rolling resistance, Noise, Comfort, ). Other featured tyres include Michelin Pilot Sport 4, Continental PremiumContact 6, Pirelli P ZERO; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Michelin Primacy 4, Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN, Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127.

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. Continental SportContact 7
100% Premium £151 95 Y
2. Bridgestone Potenza Sport
92% Premium £129 95 Y
3. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
92% Premium £131 91 Y + 6
4. Pirelli P ZERO PZ4
88% Premium £131 95 Y + 1
5. Fulda SportControl 2
84% Lowcost £179 95 Y + 2
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6. Michelin Primacy 4
84% Premium £156 95 Y + 3
7. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
81% Upper-middle £118 95 W
8. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
81% Premium £112 91 Y + 1
9. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
79% Premium £127 95 W
10. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
79% Premium £124 95 Y
11. Maxxis Premitra HP5
78% Lowcost £109 95 W
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12. Pirelli Cinturato P7
78% Premium £139 91 W + 14
13. GoodYear Eagle F1 Supersport
77% Premium £132 91 Y + 1
14. BFGoodrich Advantage
76% Upper-middle £135 95 W
15. Continental SportContact 5P
75% Premium £140 95 Y
16. Debica Presto UHP 2
75% Lowcost £119 95 Y + 2
17. Sava Intensa UHP 2
73% Lowcost £157 95 Y + 2
19
18. Toyo Proxes Comfort
72% Upper-middle £112 95
19. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
72% Premium £121 91 V + 1
20. Uniroyal RainSport 5
72% Upper-middle £110 95 Y
21. Kumho Ecsta PS71
72% Upper-middle £109 91 Y + 2
22. Firestone Roadhawk
72% Upper-middle £105 95 Y
23. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
70% Premium £130 95 Y + 1
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24. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
68% Upper-middle £111 95 W + 1
25. Semperit Speed-Life 3
65% Lowcost £108 95 Y
26. Continental Ecocontact 6
63% Premium £119 91 W + 4
27. Pirelli Cinturato All Season Plus
62% Premium £133 95 W + 1
28. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
59% Premium £116 91 W + 1
29. Bridgestone Potenza S001
58% Premium £148 91 W + 5
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30. Cooper Zeon CS8
56% Upper-middle £124 0 Y
31. Michelin Primacy 3
54% Premium £168 91 V + 3
32. Uniroyal RainSport 3
51% Upper-middle £130 95 Y + 1
33. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
50% Premium £157 91 Y + 3
34. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
50% Premium £125 95 V + 2
35. Kumho Ecsta PS91
48% Upper-middle £100 95 Y
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36. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
46% Upper-middle £141 95 W
37. Semperit Speed-Life 2
45% Lowcost
38. Continental ContiSportContact 5
44% Premium
39. Continental SportContact 5
44% Premium £148 91 Y + 7
40. Vredestein Ultrac Satin
43% Premium £129 95 Y
41. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
41% Lowcost £88 95 Y
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42. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
41% Upper-middle
43. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
38% Lowcost
44. Nokian zLine
37% Upper-middle
45. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
35% Premium £163 95 Y
46. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
35% Premium £211 91 Y + 1
47. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
35% Upper-middle £112 95 W
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48. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
34% Upper-middle £123 95 Y + 1
49. Bridgestone Turanza T001
32% Premium
50. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
31% Premium
51. BFGoodrich G-Grip
28% Upper-middle
52. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
27% Premium £171 95 Y
53. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
22% Lowcost
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54. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
17% Premium £152 91 V
55. Yokohama Bluearth Rv-02
15% Upper-middle
56. Falken Azenis FK453
5% Upper-middle
57. Matador Hectorra 5
3% Lowcost £95 95 Y
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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