ADAC: Summer Tire Test R15 2017

16 summer tires of the widely used dimension 195/65 R 15 91 V for low-middle-range cars, the ADAC has thoroughly tested this year. Five tire models recommend the ADAC judgment "good". A broad midfield of ten test candidates with more or less pronounced single or multiple weaknesses reaps the verdict "satisfying". The tire model with the clearest deficiencies concludes the ADAC summer tire test with the judgment "sufficient".

ADAC: Summer Tire Test R15
  1. Pirelli Cinturato P1 Verde - Winner
    Pirelli Cinturato P1 Verde
    79 32
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Very balanced summer tires. Especially good in the wet. Relatively low wear and noise.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    2.1
  2. Bridgestone Turanza T001
    Bridgestone Turanza T001
    72 38
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Very balanced, particularly good on dry and wet roads, relatively low fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Asia Asia · Americas Americas · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Africa Africa · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    2.2
  3. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
    Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
    78 43
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Very balanced tire, top marks in the wet. Good on dry roads.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Americas Americas · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Sub-Saharan Africa Sub-Saharan Africa · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    2.2
  4. Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance
    Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance
    78 48
    Passenger · Summer · 2013 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Very balanced. Especially good on dry roads. Good in the wet. Relatively low fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Americas Americas · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    2.2
  5. ESA-Tecar Spirit 5 HP
    N/A 1
    Passenger · Summer · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Balanced summer tire. Relatively good in the wet, relatively low fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Test Score:
    2.5
  6. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
    Dunlop Sport BluResponse
    80 42
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Top marks on dry roads. Relatively low fuel consumption. Comparatively weaker in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Sub-Saharan Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
    Test Score:
    2.6
  7. Nokian Line
    Nokian Line
    83 24
    Passenger · Summer · 2013 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Relatively good on dry roads. A bit weaker on wet compared to the best.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    2.6
  8. Vredestein Sportrac 5
    Vredestein Sportrac 5
    77 27
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Low wear. Relatively low fuel consumption. Slightly weaker on dry and wet roads.

    Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Wet Performance  
    Northern America Northern America · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    2.8
  9. Aeolus PrecisionAce 2 AH03
    Aeolus PrecisionAce 2 AH03
    N/A 24
    Passenger · Summer · 2016 · Passenger - High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Relatively good in the wet. Relatively high wear and fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3
  10. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
    Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
    71 20
    Passenger · Summer · 2013 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Low fuel consumption. A little weaker in the wet. Relatively high wear.

    Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    3
  11. Michelin Energy Saver+
    Michelin Energy Saver+
    80 26
    Passenger · Summer · 2012 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Top marks in wear. Low fuel consumption. Good in the dry . A little weaker in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    3
  12. Sava Intensa HP
    Sava Intensa HP
    49 15
    Passenger · Summer · Passenger - High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Relatively low wear. A little weaker in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Europe Europe
    Test Score:
    3
  13. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
    Semperit Comfort-Life 2
    75 19
    Passenger · Summer · 2011 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Low fuel consumption. A little weaker in the wet. Noisy.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia
    Test Score:
    3
  14. Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125
    Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125
    81 49
    Passenger · Summer · 2015 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Good on dry roads. Relatively weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Eastern Asia Eastern Asia · Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    3.3
  15. Maxxis Premitra 5 HP5
    Maxxis Premitra 5 HP5
    78 37
    Passenger · Summer · 2015 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance Summer
    Verdict:

    Good on dry and wet roads. High wear.

    Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    3.5
  16. GT Radial Champiro FE1
    GT Radial Champiro FE1
    N/A 18
    Passenger · Summer · 2014 · Passenger - Premuim Touring Summer
    Verdict:

    Top grade for consumption. Relatively low wear. Quiet tire. Weak in the wet. Relatively weak even on dry roads.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Wet Performance  
    Europe Europe · Eastern Europe & Central Asia Eastern Europe & Central Asia · Oceania Oceania
    Test Score:
    4
Year
2017
Tire Test Original Link
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Max Score, points
2
Tire Size
195/65R15
Season
Summer
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Professional Tire Test
Region
Europe
Date added
Mar 03, 2019
Date updated
Nov 27, 2020