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
£91
91 V + 5
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
-
263
137
126
£73
91 V + 3
3. Falken Azenis FK510
-
256
133
123
£70
94 Y + 1
4. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
-
229
101
128
£82
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 Bridgestone Turanza T005, Pirelli P ZERO, Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue.

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
93% Premium £73 91 Y + 3
2. Michelin Primacy 4
89% Premium £89 91 V + 9
3. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
89% Upper-middle £77 91 V + 3
4. Continental SportContact 5
89% Premium £73 91 V + 6
5. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
88% Premium £63 94 W
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6. Bridgestone Turanza T005
88% Premium £70 91 V + 9
7. Pirelli P ZERO
88% Premium £94 91 W + 1
8. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium £78 91 V + 2
9. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
87% Premium £69 91 V + 14
10. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% Premium £73 91 W + 5
11. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £103 91 V + 7
37
12. Pirelli Cinturato P7
87% Premium £66 91 V + 3
13. Maxxis Premitra HP5
86% Lowcost £63 91 W
14. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £73 91 V + 10
15. Fulda SportControl 2
86% Lowcost £68 91 Y + 3
16. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £76 91 Y + 4
17. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £60 94 W
3
18. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
19. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £71 91 W + 1
20. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost £60 91 Y + 2
21. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £72 91 W + 1
22. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% Upper-middle £82 91 V + 2
23. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% Premium £85 91 W + 9
30
24. Kumho Ecsta PS71
78% Upper-middle £70 91 W + 3
25. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £61 91 V + 4
26. Firestone Roadhawk
77% Upper-middle £60 91 Y + 1
27. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% Lowcost £57 91 Y + 3
28. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
29. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £91 91 W + 2
37
30. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £80 91 W + 5
31. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
75% Premium £114 94 Y + 1
32. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
75% Premium £63 91 W + 1
33. Sava Intensa UHP
75% Lowcost
34. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £73 91 V + 1
35. Cooper Zeon CS8
72% Upper-middle £59 0 W + 2
28
36. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle £82 91 V + 4
37. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
38. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
62% Upper-middle £64 91 W + 4
39. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
40. Kumho Ecsta HS51
57% Upper-middle £64 91 W + 1
41. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £71 94 W
33
42. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost
43. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
40% Premium £80 91 W + 4
44. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £53 91 Y + 1
45. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
21% Upper-middle £96 91 W + 3
46. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
47. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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