Summer tyre test 225/45 R17 - Autozeitung 2018

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Points total
Wet
Dry
Price
1. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
-
280
149
131
£92
91 V + 5
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
-
263
137
126
£75
91 V + 3
3. Falken Azenis FK510
-
256
133
123
£70
94 Y + 1
4. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
-
229
101
128
£79
91 V + 2
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
-
222
93
129
£64
91 Y + 3
6. Giti Sport S1
-
215
96
119
#Name - Rating Points total Wet Dry Price
Above you can see the results of the Autozeitung 2018 225/45 R17 test performed by Autozeitung on a in 2018. This test was performed in 225/45 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). Michelin Pilot Sport 4 is the best of 6 tested tyres according to tested properties (Points total, Wet, Dry, ). Other featured tyres include Continental PremiumContact 6, Falken Azenis FK510, Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue, GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3, Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse.

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 5
94% Premium £67 91 Y + 3
2. Michelin Primacy 4
90% Premium £90 91 V + 9
3. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
89% Upper-middle £65 91 V + 3
4. Continental SportContact 5
89% Premium £75 91 V + 6
5. Pirelli P ZERO
88% Premium £94 91 W + 1
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6. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium £81 91 V + 2
7. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% Premium £72 91 W + 5
8. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
87% Premium £68 94 W
9. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £99 91 V + 7
10. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% Upper-middle £61 94 W
11. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% Premium £72 91 V + 11
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12. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £75 91 V + 10
13. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £72 91 Y + 4
14. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
86% Premium £83 91 V + 14
15. Fulda SportControl 2
86% Lowcost £68 91 Y + 3
16. Pirelli Cinturato P7
86% Premium £70 91 V + 3
17. Maxxis Premitra HP5
86% Lowcost
20
18. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £81 91 W + 1
19. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
20. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost £64 91 Y + 2
21. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £67 91 W + 1
22. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% Upper-middle £61 91 V + 2
23. Kumho Ecsta PS71
79% Upper-middle £75 91 W + 3
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24. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% Premium £87 91 W + 9
25. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £62 91 V + 4
26. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £91 91 W + 2
27. Semperit Speed-Life 3
76% Lowcost £70 91 Y + 1
28. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
76% Premium £66 91 W + 1
29. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% Lowcost
39
30. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
76% Premium £76 91 Y + 2
31. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
32. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
75% Premium £116 94 Y + 1
33. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £78 91 W + 5
34. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £74 91 V + 1
35. Sava Intensa UHP
75% Lowcost
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36. Cooper Zeon CS8
71% Upper-middle £61 0 W + 2
37. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
38. Firestone Roadhawk
67% Upper-middle £62 91 Y + 1
39. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
40. BFGoodrich Advantage
66% Upper-middle
41. Kumho Ecsta HS51
65% Upper-middle £64 91 W + 1
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42. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
62% Upper-middle £65 91 W + 4
43. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
44. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £73 94 W
45. Uniroyal RainSport 5
56% Upper-middle £62 91 Y + 1
46. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost £622 91 Y + 2
47. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
40% Premium £83 91 W + 4
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48. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £59 91 Y + 1
49. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
21% Upper-middle £96 91 W + 3
50. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
51. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% Lowcost
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