Summer tyres 2020 - market overview, tests, reviews

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Best summer tyres (according to tests)

Tyres which were evaluated in tests from mostly european autoclubs.
#NameOur ratingLast testAchievementsSmallest dimensionLargest dimensionPrice from
1 A-plus A606
20%
2018 See offers

New tyres for 2020

Tyres which were not featured in any test - new models, older models and non-mainstream models.
#NameRatingManufacturer's summer tyre ratingSmallest dimensionLargest dimensionPrice from
1 GoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5 New model for 2019
93% 80% 205/40 R17315/30 R22 See offers
2 Nokian WetProof New model for 2019
87% 80% 175/65 R14225/50 R17 See offers
3 Nokian Powerproof New model for 2019
87% 80% 205/50 R17275/35 R20 See offers
4 Nexen N fera Sport New model for 2020
87% 55% 225/45 R17265/35 R18 See offers
5 Apollo Aspire XP New model for 2019
85% 69% 205/45 R16275/35 R19 See offers
6 Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127 New model for 2019
82% 73% 205/40 R18305/30 R20 See offers
7 Apollo Altrust New model for 2019
75% 69% 195/70 R15235/65 R16 See offers
8 Nexen N Fera RU 1 New model for 2019
75% 55% See offers
9 Esa+Tecar Spirit Pro New model for 2020
75% 75% See offers
10 Continental EcoContact 6 New model for 2020
75% 83% 145/65 R15315/30 R22 See offers
11 Maxxis Victra Sport 5 VS5 SUV New model for 2020
75% 67% See offers
12 Michelin CrossClimate+ (!) New model for 2019
73% 74% See offers
13 Maxxis Victra Sport 5 New model for 2020
72% 67% 215/65 R17295/35 R21 See offers
14 Kenda KR41 Emera A1 New model for 2019
66% 66% See offers
15 Linglong Green-Max HP010 New model for 2019
65% 57% See offers
16 Infinity Ecomax New model for 2020
60% 50% 235/45 R19285/45 R20 See offers
17 Sunny NA305 New model for 2020
59% 55% See offers
18 Maxxis Vansmart MCV3+ New model for 2019
55% 67% 175/0 R14235/65 R16 See offers

Summer tyre test summary 2020


2020 summer tyres tests (+2019)

Tyre size
Organization
Year
Type
Designation
Winner
Best value
Tested tyres
Vehicle
225/40 R18ADAC2020Passenger carContinental PremiumContact 6Maxxis Victra Sport 516Volkswagen Golf
235/55 R17ADAC2020Passenger carMichelin Primacy 4Maxxis Premitra HP512Ford Kuga
245/45 R18Autobild2020Stopping distanceMichelin Pilot Sport 4Kumho Ecsta PS7150BMW 5 series
215/55 R17ACE2020SuvMaxxis Premitra HP5Maxxis Premitra HP59Audi Q2
225/50 R17Autozeitung2020Passenger carContinental PremiumContact 6Maxxis Premitra HP520BMW 3 series
255/55 R18Autobild2020SuvMichelin Pilot Sport 4 SUVBarum Bravuris 5 HM SUV10BMW X5
245/35 R19Autobild2020Passenger carMichelin Pilot Sport 4 SHankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K1179Mercedes C class
225/45 R18AutoMotorSport2020Passenger carGoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5Maxxis Victra Sport 511BMW 3 series
225/60 R18Vibilagare2020SuvMichelin Pilot Sport 4 SUVVredestein Ultrac Satin7BMW X3
215/50 R18Gute-Fahrt2020SuvGoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5Falken Azenis FK510 SUV8Skoda Karoq
225/50 R17Teknikens2020Passenger carMichelin Primacy 4Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12510Volvo V90
185/65 R15ADAC2019Passenger carBridgestone Turanza T005Firestone Roadhawk16Volkswagen Golf
215/65 R16ADAC2019VanApollo AltrustMaxxis Vansmart MCV3+16Volkswagen Multivan
225/45 R17Autobild2019Stopping distanceGoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5Falken Azenis FK51053BMW 1
235/45 R18Autozeitung2019Passenger carContinental PremiumContact 6Maxxis Premitra HP510Škoda Superb
225/55 R17autobild2019SuvGoodYear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5Hankook Ventus Prime3 K12510BMW X1
245/45 R18Autobild2019Passenger carPirelli P ZEROHankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K11711BMW 5 series
225/40 R18Gute-Fahrt2019Passenger carContinental PremiumContact 6Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 K11710Volkswagen Golf
215/55 R17AutoMotorSport2019Passenger carNokian WetProofPirelli Cinturato P711Volkswagen T-Roc
205/55 R16ACE2019Passenger carNokian WetProofNokian WetProof9Škoda Octavia
Tyre sizeOrganizationYearTypeDesignationWinnerBest valueTested tyresVehicle

Other summer tyres

Continental premium
Ratings

83 %

Summer

85 %

Winter

85 %

Allround

Origin

Germany

Pirelli premium
Ratings

83 %

Summer

84 %

Winter

73 %

Allround

Origin

Italy

GoodYear premium
Ratings

80 %

Summer

83 %

Winter

80 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Michelin premium
Ratings

74 %

Summer

86 %

Winter

83 %

Allround

Origin

France

Dunlop premium
Ratings

68 %

Summer

90 %

Winter

1 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Subsidiary of

GoodYear

Nokian upper-middle
Ratings

80 %

Summer

76 %

Winter

79 %

Allround

Origin

Finland

Vredestein premium
Ratings

77 %

Summer

78 %

Winter

75 %

Allround

Origin

Holland

Hankook upper-middle
Ratings

73 %

Summer

81 %

Winter

81 %

Allround

Origin

South korea

Apollo lowcost
Ratings

69 %

Summer

78 %

Winter

1 %

Allround

Origin

India

Falken upper-middle
Ratings

72 %

Summer

71 %

Winter

79 %

Allround

Origin

Japan

Bridgestone premium
Ratings

65 %

Summer

76 %

Winter

61 %

Allround

Origin

Japan

Cooper upper-middle
Ratings

74 %

Summer

66 %

Winter

1 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Firestone upper-middle
Ratings

61 %

Summer

74 %

Winter

61 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Kumho upper-middle
Ratings

60 %

Summer

72 %

Winter

72 %

Allround

Origin

South korea

Uniroyal upper-middle
Ratings

62 %

Summer

70 %

Winter

57 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Subsidiary of

Michelin

Toyo upper-middle
Ratings

65 %

Summer

66 %

Winter

63 %

Allround

Origin

Japan

Barum lowcost
Ratings

59 %

Summer

71 %

Winter

75 %

Allround

Origin

Czech republic

Subsidiary of

Continental

Semperit lowcost
Ratings

60 %

Summer

67 %

Winter

- %

Allround

Origin

Austria

Subsidiary of

Continental

BFGoodrich upper-middle
Ratings

72 %

Summer

55 %

Winter

75 %

Allround

Origin

Usa

Subsidiary of

Michelin

Giti lowcost
Ratings

68 %

Summer

58 %

Winter

1 %

Allround

Origin

Singapore

Subsidiary of

GT

Fulda lowcost
Ratings

58 %

Summer

67 %

Winter

52 %

Allround

Origin

Germany

Yokohama upper-middle
Ratings

51 %

Summer

63 %

Winter

63 %

Allround

Origin

Japan

Nexen lowcost
Ratings

55 %

Summer

59 %

Winter

75 %

Allround

Origin

South korea

GT Radial lowcost
Ratings

47 %

Summer

66 %

Winter

1 %

Allround

Origin

Debica lowcost
Ratings

55 %

Summer

57 %

Winter

- %

Allround

Origin

Poland

Kleber upper-middle
Ratings

49 %

Summer

61 %

Winter

71 %

Allround

Origin

France

Subsidiary of

Michelin

Viking lowcost
Ratings

46 %

Summer

63 %

Winter

40 %

Allround

Origin

Gislaved lowcost
Ratings

50 %

Summer

58 %

Winter

- %

Allround

Origin

Sweden

Subsidiary of

Continental

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