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
£111
91 Y + 3
2. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
very good
9,1
9,3
7
8
9
£130
91 W + 5
3. Continental PremiumContact 6
very good
8,1
9,1
7
6
7
£123
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
£83
95 Y
6. Bridgestone Turanza T005
good +
7,1
8,3
10
6
8
£92
91 W + 6
7. Nokian Powerproof
good +
6,8
7,8
8
6
6
£108
91 Y + 1
8. Falken Azenis FK510
good +
6,7
7,6
7
7
7
£93
95 Y + 2
9. Nexen N fera Sport
satisfactory
5,8
8,2
6
10
10
£79
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 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 £99 91 Y + 1
2. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £89 91 V + 1
3. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £169 91 Y + 3
4. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £90 91 W + 1
5. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £133 91 V + 7
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6. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £91 95 V
7. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost £99 95 Y + 1
8. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £95 95 W
9. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £151 91 V + 3
10. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £101 95 Y
11. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £89 91 V
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12. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £86 95 Y
13. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
14. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £111 91 V + 11
15. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £124 95 W + 1
16. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £102 95 Y
17. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
81% premium £122 91 V + 2
25
18. Continental SportContact 5P
80% premium £122 95 Y
19. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
80% premium £147 95 Y
20. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £104 95 Y + 1
21. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £83 95 W
22. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £100 95 Y + 1
23. Falken Azenis FK453
77% upper-middle £120 95 Y
10
24. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £118 91 W + 5
25. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £79 95 Y
26. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost £113 95 Y + 1
27. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle £94 95 W + 1
28. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
59% premium £117 91 V
29. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £116 95 Y + 1
2
30. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £113 95 W
31. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
32. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £100 95 Y
33. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
34. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £70 95 Y
35. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
3
36. Imperial EcoSport 2
14% lowcost £46 95 Y
37. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
38. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle £107 95 W
#nameour ratingsegmentprice

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