Summer tyre test 205/55 R16 - ACE 2019

Results

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
points total
wet
dry
rolling resistance
noise
running costs
Price
1. Nokian WetProof
highly recommended
153
66
45
17
8
17
2. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
highly recommended
152
63
49
18
7
15
3. Continental PremiumContact 6
highly recommended
151
62
51
17
7
14
4. Bridgestone Turanza T005
recommended
150
60
51
18
6
15
£ 53
91 H + 5
5. Falken ZIEX ZE310 Ecorun
recommended
146
59
48
15
7
17
£ 47
91 V + 2
6. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
recommended
143
56
45
19
8
15
7. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
recommended
143
51
49
16
10
17
£ 50
91 H + 4
8. Michelin Primacy 4
recommended
137
57
43
17
8
12
£ 64
91 H + 4
9. Pirelli Cinturato P7
conditionally recommended
130
52
40
16
7
15
#Name - Rating points total wet dry rolling resistance noise running costs 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. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
101% premium £ 90 91 W + 1
2. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
96% premium £ 62 91 V + 1
3. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
90% upper-middle £ 53 91 H + 5
4. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
90% premium £ 52 91 H + 1
5. Dunlop SP Sport-Bluresponse
89% premium £ 52 91 H + 5
6. Michelin Primacy 3
89% premium £ 103 91 H + 7
7. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
89% premium £ 50 91 H + 5
8. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% premium £ 72 91 Q + 2
9. Firestone Roadhawk
85% upper-middle £ 46 91 H + 3
10. Pirelli P7 Cinturato
83% premium £ 59 91 H + 8
11. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
82% upper-middle £ 48 91 H + 3
12. Maxxis Premitra HP5
81% lowcost £ 46 94 W
13. Semperit Speed-Life 2
81% lowcost £ 49 91 H + 3
14. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% lowcost £ 50 91 H + 3
15. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
81% premium £ 64 91 H + 2
16. Michelin Energy Saver+
81% premium £ 77 94 H + 6
17. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
80% upper-middle £ 53 91 H
18. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
80% premium £ 65 91 W + 1
19. Continental PremiumContact 5
80% premium £ 73 91 H + 5
20. Goodyear Efficientgrip Cargo
80% premium
21. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
79% upper-middle £ 56 91 V + 2
22. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
78% upper-middle £ 79 91 V + 1
23. Nokian Line
76% upper-middle £ 52 91 H + 4
24. Sava Intensa HP
73% lowcost £ 60 91 H + 2
25. Uniroyal RainSport 3
58% upper-middle £ 47 91 H + 5
26. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
58% upper-middle £ 55 91 W
27. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
45% premium £ 86 94 H + 1
28. Kumho Ecsta HS51
29% upper-middle £ 44 91 V + 1
29. BFGoodrich G-Grip
24% upper-middle £ 56 91 H + 4
30. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
22% upper-middle £ 47 91 V + 2
31. Dayton Touring 2
20% a
32. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
19% lowcost £ 51 91 H + 3
33. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
18% lowcost £ 56 91 H + 3
34. Kormoran Road Performance
15% lowcost £ 42 91 H + 4
35. Kormoran Gamma B2
14% lowcost
36. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
10% upper-middle £ 59 91 H + 4
37. Debica Presto HP
1% lowcost £ 53 91 H + 2
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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