summer tyre test 225/40 R18 - SportAuto 2017

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
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wet
dry
enviromental impact
price
1. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
highly recommended
9,5
9,5
8,0
£ 89
92 W + 1
2. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
recommended
8,6
9,1
9,4
£ 95
92 Y
3. Bridgestone Turanza T001
recommended
8,9
8,3
9,4
£ 79
92 W + 1
4. Continental ContiSportContact 5
recommended
8,6
9,1
5,6
5. Pirelli P ZERO
recommended
7,4
9,2
9,4
£ 113
88 Y + 3
6. Toyo Proxes T1 Sport
recommended
8,0
8,4
8,6
7. Kumho Ecsta PS91
conditionally recommended
7,3
8,4
5,9
#name - rating wet dry enviromental impact 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. Continental PremiumContact 6
96% premium £ 85 92 W + 1
2. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2
96% premium £ 88 88 Y + 1
3. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £ 106 92 W + 1
4. Toyo Proxes R888R
95% upper-middle £ 147 92 Y
5. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
92% upper-middle £ 67 92 W
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6. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
91% upper-middle £ 76 88 Y + 2
7. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 103 88 V + 1
8. Falken Azenis FK510
90% upper-middle
9. Continental SportContact 5
90% premium £ 94 88 Y + 9
10. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 67 92 W
11. Fulda SportControl 2
89% lowcost
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12. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
87% premium £ 79 92 Y
13. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
87% upper-middle £ 63 92 W
14. Bridgestone Turanza T005
87% premium £ 77 92 W + 5
15. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £ 61 92 Y
16. Nokian zLine
84% upper-middle
17. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 104 92 W + 2
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18. Michelin Primacy 4
82% premium £ 83 92 Y
19. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £ 100 92 Y
20. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
81% premium £ 92 92 W + 3
21. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost
22. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £ 68 92 Y + 2
23. Michelin Pilot Super Sport
80% premium £ 104 88 Y + 2
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24. Michelin Pilot Sport CUP 2
80% premium £ 199 92 Y
25. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 80 92 W
26. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 92 92 W + 1
27. Bridgestone Potenza S001
76% premium £ 96 88 Y + 7
28. Kumho Ecsta PS71
73% upper-middle £ 61 92 Y
29. Sava Intensa UHP 2
68% lowcost
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30. Kleber Dynaxer UHP
61% upper-middle £ 71 92 W + 1
31. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle
32. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 84 92 W + 1
33. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle
34. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £ 93 88 Y + 1
35. Dayton Touring 2
20% lowcost
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36. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £ 58 92 Y
37. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost
38. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
39. Imperial EcoSport 2
14% lowcost £ 44 92 Y
40. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle
41. Toyo NanoEnergy 2
5% upper-middle
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