summer tyre test 235/45 R18 - Autozeitung 2019

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
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points total
wet
dry
price
1. Continental PremiumContact 6
-
277
142
135
£ 165
94 Y + 3
2. Michelin Primacy 4
-
252
118
134
3. Maxxis Premitra HP5
-
247
126
121
4. Pirelli Cinturato P7
-
242
123
119
5. Bridgestone Turanza T005
-
239
112
127
6. Yokohama Bluearth AE-50
-
235
114
121
7. Michelin CrossClimate+ (!)
-
219
114
105
8. Apollo Aspire XP
-
216
101
115
9. Kumho Ecsta HS51
-
181
73
108
10. Nankang Comfort AS-1
-
149
48
101
#name - rating points total wet dry 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. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
100% premium
2. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
96% premium £ 159 94 Y + 1
3. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle
4. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £ 159 94 W + 1
5. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle
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6. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £ 185 94 V + 4
7. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 131 94 V + 3
8. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £ 150 98 W + 1
9. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost
10. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle
11. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
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12. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 177 94 V + 2
13. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost
14. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
81% premium £ 185 98 Y
15. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX GT
80% premium
16. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
80% premium
17. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle
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18. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium
19. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £ 129 98 Y
20. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle
21. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle
22. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
23. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle
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24. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
25. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost
26. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
27. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
28. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
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