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Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125

/88% · summer · · : Upper-middle

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Pros and cons

  • Short braking distance on dry roads
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Low drive-by noise levels
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
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Properties

Dry

Dry braking 90.9%

Dry handling 90.3%

Noise comfort 78.9%

Costs

Mileage 62.8%

Price/value 52.5%

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Competitors

Sizes

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 is made in 149 sizes, starting from 185/55 R15 up to 195/55 R20.
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Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 is ranked #88 of 819 summer tyres based on the results of tests carried out by ADAC 2022, ADAC 2021, and other organizations. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 belongs to the Upper-middle segment and is made by a manufacturer from South Korea. However, this particular model is made in Hungary. It is made in total of 149 sizes, 185/55 R15 being the smallest and 195/55 R20 the largest. This tyre was featured in tests 22 times, first test was carried in 2016. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 got replaced by a newer model - Hankook Ventus Prime 4. This model received the best possible rating in 5 tests. Eu ratings can provide interesting overview over the available dimensions - 71% of Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 has "A" wet grip rating and most (83%) of the dimensions has "C" fuel-saving rating. Noise levels of most dimensions are average - 43% of them produce 71db noise, which result in "b" overall rating. This tyre has a initial tread depth of 7.50 mm in 225/50 R17. It can be compared to Wetproof, which is a tyre from Nokian (Finland) and has a rating of 87%, compared to 88% of the Hankook in question. There was a braking test that featured both Nokian Wetproof and Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 held by autobild in 2021. It was tested on a Skoda Karoq with 215/60 R16 tyres. On the wet, the Hankook stopped from 80km/h in 29,6m, whereas the competing Nokian took longer to stop - 31,7m. The results repeat on the dry, where the Hankook stopped earlier at the 34,1m mark, compared to 35,1m of the Nokian.

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Timeline

2016

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 2x (Autobild,...) and won the Autobild 205/55 R16 test.

2017

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 5x (ADAC,...)

2018

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 4x (Autobild,...) and won the Autobild 195/65 R15 test.

2019

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 3x (ACE,...)

2020

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 4x (ACE,...)

2021

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 3x (Autobild,...) and won the Autobild 205/55 R16 test.

2022

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was tested 1x (ADAC)

2022

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 got replaced by Hankook Ventus Prime 4

Achievements

Best
Dry braking
Autobild 2021
Adac 2020
Autozeitung 2020
Automotorsport 2019
Best
Dry handling
Autobild 2021
Ace 2020
Automotorsport 2019
Autobild 2018
Best
Exterior noise
Ace 2019
Autozeitung 2018
Ace 2017
Best
Wet circle cornering
Adac 2021
Adac 2020
Best
Aquaplaning - cross
Ace 2017
Best
Wet braking
Autobild 2021

Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 in tyre tests

All tyre tests where Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 was featured:
ADAC Summer tyre test 2022 215/60 R16
satisfactory
Ranked #8 of 18
Name WetDryNoiseWearFuel consumption
Best values in test2,11,52,41,01,2
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252,72,52,61,51,8
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Source: www.adac.de
Name WetDryRunning costs
Best values in test1-2+1
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1251- 1-3+
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ADAC Summer tyre test 2021 205/55 R16
satisfactory
Ranked #7 of 15
Name WetDryNoiseWear
Best values in test1,81,42,70,6
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252,71,52,92,5
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Source: www.adac.de
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test34,129,6
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12534,1 29,6
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Source: www.autobild.de
ACE Summer tyre test 2020 215/55 R17
conditionally recommended
Ranked #8 of 9
Name WetDryRolling resistanceNoiseRunning costs
Best values in test615620818
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125364719713
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Source: www.ace.de
Autozeitung Summer tyre test 2020 225/50 R17
highly recommended
Ranked #5 of 20
Name Points totalWetDry
Best values in test264137129
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125240111129
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Source: www.autozeitung.de
Name Points totalWetDryComfortFuel consumption
Best values in test61111216
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125492312 77
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Source: teknikensvarld.se
ADAC Summer tyre test 2020 235/55 R17
satisfactory
Ranked #5 of 12
Name WetDryNoiseWearFuel consumption
Best values in test2,21,72,11,01,2
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252,42,72,62,02,0
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Source: www.adac.de
ACE Summer tyre test 2019 205/55 R16
recommended
Ranked #7 of 9
Name Points totalWetDryRolling resistanceNoiseRunning costs
Best values in test1536651191017
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12514351491610 17
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Name Points totalWetDryEnviromental impact
Best values in test8,89,19,39,7
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1258,37,89,3 6,9
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Source: reifenpresse.de
Name WetDryOffroad
Best values in test1-2+2+
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12522+ 2+
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Source: reifenpresse.de
Name WetDryNoiseWearFuel consumption
Best values in test2,01,63,01,01,7
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252,51,6 3,42,52,1
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Source: www.adac.de
Name Points totalWetDry
Best values in test280149131
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12522293129
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Source: www.autozeitung.de
Name WetDryRunning costs
Best values in test2+1-1
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252+ 1- 2-
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test34,534,3
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12534,5 35,2
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test34,134,6
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12534,335,7
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name WetDryRunning costs
Best values in test1-1-1
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252+2+2
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Source: www.reifentrends.de
Name WetDryWearComfortFuel consumption
Best values in test1,91,50,51,51,6
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1253,31,82,53,02,2
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Source: www.adac.de
Name Points totalWetDry
Best values in test256131133
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125225104121
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Source: reifenpresse.de
ACE Summer tyre test 2017 215/60 R17
recommended
Ranked #4 of 11
Name Points totalWetDryRolling resistanceNoise
Best values in test1534237146
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1251445747169
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Source: www.ace.de
Name WetDryRunning costs
Best values in test2+1-1
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K1252+ 1- 1-
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test34,627
Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12534,6 27,9
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Test ratings distribution

100% (5x)85% (9x)75% (1x)
ExemplaryHighly recommendedSatisfactoryRecommendedGoodConditionally recommended
4x1x3x3x3x1x

Ratings x Wheel size

R15R16R17
92.5% (2x)87.5% (6x)90% (7x)

Ratings x Width

195/xx Rxx205/xx Rxx215/xx Rxx225/xx Rxx235/xx Rxx
92.5% (2x)88% (5x)82.5% (4x)100% (3x)85% (1x)

FAQ

  1. Where is Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 made?

    Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 is made in Hungary.

  2. Which cars have Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 as first equipment?

    These cars have Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125 as a first equipment tyre from factory: Citroën C3 Aircross

  3. Is this tyre suitable for SUVs?

    Yes, this tyre is also made in SUV sizes.

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