Summer tyre test 225/50 R17 - Teknikens 2020

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Points total
Wet
Dry
Comfort
Fuel consumption
Price
1. Michelin Primacy 4
-
61
24
17
10
10
£122
94 W + 9
2. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
-
59
24
16
9
10
£80
94 W + 2
3. Nokian Hakka Blue 2
-
59
25
18
8
8
4. Continental PremiumContact 6
-
57
24
17
6
9
£112
94 W + 3
5. Pirelli Cinturato P7
-
57
24
17
9
7
£106
94 W
6. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
-
49
23
12
7
7
£82
94 W + 3
7. Kumho Ecsta HS51
-
45
24
13
2
6
£70
98 W
8. Federal Evoluzion ST-1
-
44
19
12
6
7
£61
98 Y
9. Sunny NA305
-
42
21
12
1
8
10. Nexen N Fera SU 1
-
37
11
12
4
10
#Name - Rating Points total Wet Dry Comfort Fuel consumption Price
Above you can see the results of the Teknikens 2020 225/50 R17 test performed by Teknikens on a Volvo V90 in 2020. This test was performed in 225/50 R17, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (225). Michelin Primacy 4 is the best of 10 tested tyres according to tested properties (Points total, Wet, Dry, Comfort, Fuel consumption, ). Other featured tyres include Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2, Nokian Hakka Blue 2, Continental PremiumContact 6; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Falken Azenis FK510, Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse, Pirelli P7 Cinturato.

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
93% Premium £122 98 W + 1
2. Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
89% Upper-middle £86 94 W + 6
3. Continental SportContact 5
89% Premium £112 94 W + 10
4. Bridgestone Turanza T005
88% Premium £98 94 Y + 4
5. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
88% Premium £113 94 W + 6
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6. Falken Azenis FK510
88% Upper-middle £78 98 Y + 1
7. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
88% Premium £82 94 W + 1
8. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
87% Premium £97 94 Y + 10
9. Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3
87% Premium £114 94 Y + 3
10. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium £117 98 Y + 1
11. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £132 94 H + 13
31
12. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £93 94 W + 2
13. Maxxis Premitra HP5
86% Lowcost £74 98 W
14. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT2
86% Premium £88 94 Y + 1
15. Fulda SportControl 2
86% Lowcost £89 98 Y + 1
16. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
86% Premium £84 98 V
17. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £98 94 W + 1
35
18. Nokian zLine
84% Upper-middle
19. Falken ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £81 98 W + 1
20. Hankook Ventus S1 evo3 K127
82% Upper-middle £82 98 Y + 1
21. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost £81 94 Y + 2
22. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £70 94 W + 1
23. Bridgestone Potenza S001
79% Premium £93 94 W + 5
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24. Kumho Ecsta PS71
78% Upper-middle £91 94 W + 1
25. Falken Azenis FK453
78% Upper-middle £124 94 Y + 2
26. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £94 94 W + 4
27. Firestone Roadhawk
77% Upper-middle £81 98 Y + 1
28. Michelin Pilot Sport 3
76% Premium £133 98 Y
29. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle £111 98 V
7
30. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium £120 98 W + 1
31. Sava Intensa UHP 2
76% Lowcost £78 98 Y + 1
32. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £87 94 Y + 1
33. Continental EcoContact 6
75% Premium £98 94 V + 1
34. Giti Premium H1
73% Lowcost
35. Cooper Zeon CS8
72% Upper-middle £78 0 W + 1
20
36. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle £95 94 W + 2
37. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle £106 94 W + 3
38. Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport
58% Premium £93 94 V + 2
39. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £80 98 W
40. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost £60 94 Y + 2
41. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
30% Lowcost £69 98 Y + 1
9
42. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
21% Upper-middle
43. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
20% Lowcost £72 98 Y + 1
44. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
45. Imperial EcoSport 2
1% Lowcost £44 94 W + 1
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice
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