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
£83
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
£81
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 Michelin Primacy 4, Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue, GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3.

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 £66 91 Y + 3
2. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
89% Upper-middle £66 91 V + 3
3. Continental SportContact 5
89% Premium £74 91 V + 6
4. Bridgestone Turanza T005
89% Premium £72 91 V + 12
5. Pirelli P ZERO
88% Premium £94 91 W + 1
37
6. Michelin Primacy 4
88% Premium £83 91 V + 9
7. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium £75 91 V + 2
8. GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% Premium £70 91 W + 5
9. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £94 91 V + 7
10. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £75 91 V + 10
11. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £75 91 Y + 4
49
12. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
86% Premium £82 91 V + 14
13. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
86% Premium £68 94 W
14. Fulda SportControl 2
86% Lowcost £59 91 Y + 3
15. Pirelli Cinturato P7
86% Premium £70 91 V + 3
16. Maxxis Premitra HP5
86% Lowcost £56 91 W
17. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
85% Upper-middle £61 94 W
9
18. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £67 91 W + 1
19. Semperit Speed-Life 3
84% Lowcost £66 91 Y + 1
20. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
84% Premium £66 91 W + 1
21. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
22. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
81% Premium £91 91 Y + 2
23. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost £64 91 Y + 2
29
24. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £67 91 W + 1
25. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% Upper-middle £68 91 V + 2
26. Kumho Ecsta PS71
79% Upper-middle £71 91 W + 3
27. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% Premium £85 91 W + 9
28. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £62 91 V + 4
29. BFGoodrich Advantage
78% Upper-middle £112 91 W + 3
6
30. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £91 91 W + 2
31. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% Lowcost £67 91 Y + 3
32. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
33. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
75% Premium £116 94 Y + 1
34. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £72 91 W + 5
35. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £72 91 V + 1
38
36. Sava Intensa UHP
75% Lowcost
37. Cooper Zeon CS8
71% Upper-middle £61 0 W + 2
38. Kumho Ecsta HS51
70% Upper-middle £104 91 W + 1
39. Firestone Roadhawk
69% Upper-middle £62 91 Y + 1
40. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
41. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
41
42. Uniroyal RainSport 5
66% Upper-middle £62 91 Y + 1
43. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
62% Upper-middle £65 91 W + 4
44. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle £111 91 V + 4
45. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £69 94 W
46. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost £237 91 Y + 2
47. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
40% Premium £83 91 W + 4
13
48. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £57 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
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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