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Continental EcoContact 6

Continental EcoContact 6

/78% · summer · · : Premium

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Pros and cons

  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Low drive-by noise levels
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Sizes

Continental EcoContact 6 is made in 283 sizes, starting from 155/70 R13 up to 315/30 R22.
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Continental EcoContact 6 is ranked #78 of 820 summer tyres based on the results of tests carried out by Autobild 2022, Autobild 2022, and other organizations. Continental EcoContact 6 belongs to the Premium segment and is made by a manufacturer from Germany. It is made in total of 283 sizes, 155/70 R13 being the smallest and 315/30 R22 the largest. This tyre was featured in tests 5 times, first test was carried in 2020. Continental EcoContact 6 replaced an older model - Continental ContiEcoContact 5. Eu ratings can provide interesting overview over the available dimensions - 52% of Continental EcoContact 6 has "A" wet grip rating and most (70%) of the dimensions has "A" fuel-saving rating. Noise is a strong quality of Continental EcoContact 6 - most dimensions have below average noise level values - 45% of them produce 0db noise, which result in "a" rating. It can be compared to Turanza T005, which is a tyre from Bridgestone (Japan) and has a rating of 89%, compared to 78% of the Continental in question. There was a braking test that featured both Bridgestone Turanza T005 and Continental EcoContact 6 held by autobild in 2022. It was tested on a VW Passat with 215/55 R17 tyres. On the wet, the Bridgestone stopped from 80km/h earlier than the Continental - 27,5m, whereas the Continental took 32,7m to come to a full stop. We can see the same story on the dry, where the Bridgestone stopped earlier at the 35,8m mark, compared to 36,4m of the Continental.

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Timeline

2020

Continental EcoContact 6 was launched and replaced Continental EcoContact 5.

2020

Continental EcoContact 6 was tested 1x (ADAC)

2022

Continental EcoContact 6 was tested 4x (ADAC,...)

Achievements

Best
Exterior noise
Autozeitung 2022
Autobild 2022
Best
Dry handling
Autozeitung 2022
Best
Interior noise
Adac 2022
Best
Comfort
Autobild 2022
Best
Wet circle cornering
Autozeitung 2022

Continental EcoContact 6 in tyre tests

All tyre tests where Continental EcoContact 6 was featured:
ADAC Summer tyre test 2022 185/65 R15
satisfactory
Ranked #8 of 16
Name WetDryNoiseWearFuel consumption
Best values in test1,71,62,711,7
Continental EcoContact 62,62,43,02,51,8
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Source: www.adac.de
Name WetDry
Best values in test146134
Continental EcoContact 6101134
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Source: reifenpresse.de
Autobild Summer tyre test 2022 215/55 R17
satisfactory
Ranked #19 of 21
Name WetDryRunning costs
Best values in test12+1+
Continental EcoContact 62-23+
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Source: reifenpresse.de
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test35,727,5
Continental EcoContact 636,432,7
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Source: www.autobild.de
ADAC Summer tyre test 2020 235/55 R17
satisfactory
Ranked #8 of 12
Name WetDryNoiseWearFuel consumption
Best values in test2,21,72,11,01,2
Continental EcoContact 62,82,02,31,0 1,2
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Source: www.adac.de

Test ratings distribution

85% (4x)
SatisfactoryGood
3x1x

Ratings x Wheel size

R15R17
85% (1x)85% (3x)

Ratings x Width

185/xx Rxx215/xx Rxx235/xx Rxx
85% (1x)85% (2x)85% (1x)

FAQ

  1. Where is Continental EcoContact 6 made?

    Continental EcoContact 6 is made in Germany.

  2. Is this tyre suitable for SUVs?

    Yes, this tyre is also made in SUV sizes.

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