Continental PremiumContact 6 is a summer tire that has achieved good results in various tests. It features balanced behavior on wet and dry roads and offers high driving safety. Especially on wet roads, the tire shows excellent performance, such as in wet braking and wet handling. On dry roads, the driving characteristics are also good, with short braking distances, good steering wheel feedback and precise handling, although some tests also report a delayed steering response.
The tire's energy efficiency, or fuel consumption, is among the best in the test field, though some tests also criticize its efficiency, particularly in terms of tire weight. In terms of durability and wear, the PremiumContact 6 is among the better in its category, but with varying ratings in the individual tests. As for rolling and driving noise, some tests find these to be good or very quiet, while others give it only a sufficient or satisfactory rating.
In summary, the Continental PremiumContact 6 is a very balanced tire that excels especially on wet roads. Performance is also satisfactory on dry roads, although certain weaknesses were noted here in terms of steering response and grip level. In terms of energy efficiency and noise development, different tests reveal different ratings, while the tire's durability is good overall.
Continental PremiumContact 6 is made in 255 sizes, starting from 185/65 R15 up to 325/40 R22.
Continental PremiumContact 6 was tested 3x (Automotorsport,...)
Continental PremiumContact 6 was tested 2x (ADAC,...)
Continental PremiumContact 6 got replaced by Continental PremiumContact 7
|Continental PremiumContact 6|
|100% (14x)||85% (14x)|
|Exemplary||Highly recommended||Test winner||Very good||Good||Satisfactory||Recommended|
|91% (5x)||91.7% (9x)||92.5% (12x)||100% (1x)||100% (1x)|
|205/xx Rxx||215/xx Rxx||225/xx Rxx||235/xx Rxx||245/xx Rxx||255/xx Rxx|
|92.5% (4x)||85% (2x)||93.1% (13x)||88.8% (4x)||96.3% (4x)||100% (1x)|
Continental PremiumContact 6 is made in Slovakia/Germany/Czech Republic.
Yes, this tyre is also made in SUV sizes.