Winter tyre test 255/55 R19 - Offroad 2020

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Snow
Ice
Price
1. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance SUV Gen-1
Highly recommended
1
2+
2+
2+
£235
111 V + 2
2. Nokian WR SUV 4
Highly recommended
2-
1-
1-
1-
£160
111 V
3. Continental WinterContact TS 860S
Recommended
3
2
1-
2+
4. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 SUV W320
Recommended
3
3+
1
1-
5. General Snow Grabber Plus
Recommended
2
2-
3+
2
£141
111 V
6. Nankang Winter Activa SV-55
Sufficient
3
3+
5+
4-
£115
111 V + 1
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Snow Ice Price
Above you can see the results of the Offroad 2020 255/55 R19 SUV test performed by Offroad on a VW Touareg in 2020. This test was performed in 255/55 R19, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (255). Goodyear UltraGrip Performance SUV Gen-1 is the best of 6 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Snow, Ice, ). Other featured tyres include Nokian WR SUV 4, Continental WinterContact TS 860S, Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 SUV W320; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Michelin LATITUDE ALPIN LA2, Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001, Falken EUROWINTER HS01 SUV.

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. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
92% Premium £186 111 H + 1
2. Dunlop Winter Sport 5 SUV
91% Premium £183 111 V + 1
3. Firestone Winterhawk 4
90% Upper-middle £124 111 V
4. Continental WinterContact TS 850P SUV
90% Premium £205 111 V + 1
5. Pirelli SCORPION WINTER
88% Premium £170 111 H + 2
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6. Michelin LATITUDE ALPIN LA2
86% Premium £218 111 V
7. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
84% Premium £168 111 H
8. Falken EUROWINTER HS01 SUV
75% Upper-middle £133 111 V + 1
9. Kumho WinterCraft WS71
75% Upper-middle £123 111 V
10. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 SUV W320A
75% Upper-middle £153 111 V
11. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-80 EVO
74% Premium £139 111 H
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12. Imperial SnowDragon UHP
65% Lowcost £76 111 V
13. Michelin Latitude Tour HP
51% Premium £168 111 V + 1
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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