summer tyre test 225/45 R17 - GTÜ 2016

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#namerating
points total
wet
dry
rolling resistance
noise
price
1. Continental ContiSportContact 5
-
278
146
132
14
10
2. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
-
267
134
133
19
10
£80
91 W + 5
3. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
-
263
133
130
19
9
£70
91 Y + 2
4. Pirelli P ZERO
-
263
133
130
13
9
£77
94 Y
5. Falken Azenis FK510
-
244
114
130
16
10
£63
94 Y + 1
6. Nokian zLine
-
240
119
121
22
9
£57
91 W + 1
7. Bridgestone Turanza T001
-
235
109
126
19
8
£76
91 V + 7
8. Michelin Primacy 3
-
227
84
143
25
9
£96
91 V + 7
9. Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K117
-
225
102
123
17
10
10. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport plus
-
218
105
113
13
10
11. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
-
209
93
116
4
8
£68
91 W + 1
12. GT radial Sport Active
-
185
78
107
19
9
13. Linglong Green-Max
-
182
73
109
20
10
14. Westlake Sport SA-37
-
172
70
102
13
10
#name - rating points total wet dry rolling resistance noise 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 £86 91 V + 5
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
96% premium £76 91 V + 3
3. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £75 91 V + 2
4. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
92% premium £80 91 W + 5
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £59 91 Y + 3
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6. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £59 91 V + 3
7. Pirelli P ZERO
90% premium £77 94 Y
8. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £64 91 V + 2
9. Falken Azenis FK510
90% upper-middle £63 94 Y + 1
10. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £72 91 V + 6
11. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
89% premium £68 94 W
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12. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £72 91 V + 2
13. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £96 91 V + 7
14. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost £66 91 Y + 3
15. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £70 91 Y + 2
16. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle £58 94 W
17. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium £67 91 V + 9
38
18. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £76 91 V + 7
19. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £55 91 Y + 1
20. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle £57 91 W + 1
21. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £65 91 V + 14
22. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £84 91 V + 9
23. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £66 91 Y + 2
20
24. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £91 91 W + 2
25. Maxxis Premitra HP5
81% lowcost £62 91 W
26. Sava Intensa UHP
80% lowcost
27. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £73 91 W + 4
28. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
80% premium £115 94 Y
29. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £72 91 W + 1
11
30. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £68 91 W + 1
31. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle
32. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £83 91 W + 9
33. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £69 91 W + 1
34. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost £59 91 Y + 3
35. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle £65 91 W + 4
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36. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £76 94 W
37. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £59 91 V + 4
38. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
45% premium £78 91 W + 3
39. Kumho Ecsta HS51
29% upper-middle £56 91 W + 1
40. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
41. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £96 91 W + 3
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42. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
43. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £54 91 Y + 1
44. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
45. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
46. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle £72 91 W + 3
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