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Winter tyre test 225/50 R17 - AutoMotorSport 2020

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Snow
Rolling resistance
Noise
Price
1. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
Very good
9,5
8,5
9,2
10
8
£157
98 H + 2
2. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
Very good
7,0
7,3
9,9
10
8
£142
98 H + 1
3. Vredestein Wintrac Pro
Very good
8,3
8,6
7,9
6
7
£167
98 H + 1
4. Michelin Alpin 6
Very good
8,2
8,7
6,9
9
9
£159
94 H + 2
5. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+
Good
7,6
7,8
8,4
8
8
£148
94 H + 4
6. Nokian WR Snowproof
Good
6,4
8,1
6,3
10
7
£168
94 H + 2
7. Toyo Observe S944
Satisfactory
6,1
7,8
6,9
7
7
£132
98 V
8. Giti GitiWinter W1
Satisfactory
7,1
7,7
6,2
6
7
9. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
Satisfactory
7,2
7,1
6,2
6
9
£117
0 V
10. Falken EuroWinter HS01
Satisfactory
7,1
6,9
6,7
5
8
£125
94 V + 1
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Snow Rolling resistance Noise Price
Above you can see the results of the AutoMotorSport 2020 225/50 R17 test performed by AutoMotorSport on a BMW 3 in 2020. This test was performed in 225/50 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005 is the best of 10 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Snow, Rolling resistance, Noise, ). Other featured tyres include BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2, Vredestein Wintrac Pro, Michelin Alpin 6; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Pirelli Cinturato Winter 2, Dunlop Winter Sport 5, Kleber KRISALP HP3.

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 ALPIN 5
94% Premium £193 98 H + 1
2. Continental WinterContact TS 870
91% Premium £161 98 H + 1
3. Continental WinterContact TS 850P
91% Premium £156 94 H + 5
4. Continental WinterContact TS 860
90% Premium
5. Michelin ALPIN 5
89% Premium
31
6. Pirelli Cinturato Winter 2
89% Premium £147 94 H + 1
7. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
89% Premium £136 94 H + 7
8. Kleber KRISALP HP3
89% Upper-middle £136 94 H + 2
9. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
89% Premium £201 94 H + 4
10. Michelin ALPIN A4
86% Premium £190 94 H + 1
11. Nokian WR D4
86% Upper-middle
28
12. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
86% Premium £165 94 H + 6
13. Firestone Winterhawk 4
84% Upper-middle £134 98 H + 1
14. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320
84% Upper-middle £145 94 H + 5
15. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
84% Premium £160 94 H + 8
16. Semperit Speed-Grip 5
81% Lowcost £151 98 H + 1
17. Semperit Speed-Grip 3
81% Lowcost
17
18. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
80% Lowcost £132 94 H + 2
19. Nokian WR Snowproof P
79% Upper-middle £210 94 H + 2
20. Toyo Snowprox S954
78% Upper-middle
21. Barum Polaris 3
77% Lowcost
22. Sava Eskimo HP2
75% Lowcost £126 98 V
23. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001 EVO
75% Premium £132 98 H + 1
25
24. Kumho WinterCraft WP71
75% Upper-middle £121 94 H + 3
25. Uniroyal MS Plus 77
74% Upper-middle
26. Nexen WinGuard Sport 2 WU7
69% Lowcost £108 98 V + 1
27. Nexen Winguard Snow G3 WH21
67% Lowcost £109 98 V
28. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
66% Premium £145 94 H + 1
29. Nokian WR D3
66% Upper-middle
24
30. Debica Frigo HP2
66% Lowcost £116 98 V
31. Uniroyal WinterExpert
65% Upper-middle £113 98 H + 1
32. Barum Polaris 5
64% Lowcost £117 98 H + 1
33. Nokian WR A4
63% Upper-middle
34. Falken EUROWINTER HS449
63% Upper-middle
35. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
62% Upper-middle £140 94 H + 2
43
36. Firestone Winterhawk 3
61% Upper-middle £116 98 H + 2
37. Matador MP93 Nordicca
56% Lowcost £122 98 V
38. Fortune Fsr901
40% Lowcost
39. Kormoran SNOW
40% Lowcost
40. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
36% Lowcost
41. Imperial SnowDragon UHP
25% Lowcost
18
42. Imperial SnowDragon 3
1% Lowcost
43. Kormoran SNOWPRO B2
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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