ADAC: All-Season Tire Test R16 2016

For many drivers, all-season tires are becoming increasingly interesting for many drivers. What these hermaphrodites can do at high temperatures in summer and in winter and snow and ice in winter compared to the specialists, the ADAC has tested with all popular models in the widespread dimension 205/55 R 16V.

  1. Michelin CrossClimate - Winner
    Michelin CrossClimate
    81 37
    Passenger · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top marks dry and wet, and very strong in fuel consumption and wear tests. Weak on snow.

    Ice Performance   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3.4
  2. Vredestein Quatrac 5
    Vredestein Quatrac 5
    79 52
    Passenger · All Season · 2014 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Relatively low fuel consumption. Weak in the dry and wet, slightly weak on snow.

    Ice Performance   Fuel Consumption   Treadwear  
    Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3.4
  3. Nokian WeatherProof
    Nokian WeatherProof
    81 48
    Passenger · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Best in snow. Weak in the dry, slight weakness in the wet and on ice.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Winter / Snow Performance   Dry Performance  
    Asia Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3.8
  4. Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2
    Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2
    84 62
    Passenger · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top marks in the wet, particularly good on snow and ice. Weak in the dry.

    Ice Performance   Wet Performance   Treadwear   Winter / Snow Performance   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3.9
  5. Pirelli Cinturato All Season
    Pirelli Cinturato All Season
    75 28
    Passenger · All Season · 2014 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Good on ice. Weak in the dry, wet and on snow.

    Ice Performance   Fuel Consumption   Treadwear   Dry Performance   Winter / Snow Performance  
    Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe
    Test Score:
    3.9
  6. Bridgestone A001 Weather Control
    Bridgestone A001 Weather Control
    79 20
    Passenger · All Season · 2011 · Passenger - High Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Very weak in the dry and on snow, high fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Winter / Snow Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    4.9
  7. Hankook Kinergy 4S H740
    Hankook Kinergy 4S H740
    75 27
    Passenger · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - High Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Relatively low fuel consumption. Very weak in the wet, weak on dry roads.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Wet Performance   Dry Performance  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    5
Year
2016
Tire Test Original Link
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Tire Size
205/55R16
Season
All-Season
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Professional Tire Test
Region
Europe
Date added
Mar 03, 2019
Date updated
May 14, 2020