ADAC: All-Season Tire Test R14 2018

ADAC: All-Season Tire Test R14

Snow, ice, rain, cold or heat: all-season tires promise safe grip in all weather conditions. But are they better than summer and winter tires? The ADAC has tested the latest models of all-weather tires - including Continental, Goodyear, Hankook, Michelin and Nokian.

  1. Nexen N'Blue 4Season - Winner Recommended
    Nexen N'Blue 4Season
    76 42
    · All Season · 2016 · Passenger - High Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Good on wet. Top mark on ice. Slightly weaker on a dry and snow-covered road

    Wet Performance   Ice Braking  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia
    Test Score:
    2.7
  2. Continental AllSeasonContact Recommended
    Continental AllSeasonContact
    87 61
    · All Season · 2017 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Good on wet and snow. Top mark in fuel consumption. Quite weak on a dry road.

    Wet Performance   Winter / Snow Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
    Test Score:
    3
  3. Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2
    Goodyear Vector 4Seasons Gen-2
    84 61
    · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top grade on wet. Low wear and relatively weak on dry roads and snow.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
    Test Score:
    3.3
  4. Nokian WeatherProof
    Nokian WeatherProof
    81 51
    · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top grade on snow. Good on wet and relatively low wear. Weak on a dry road.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Winter / Snow Performance  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia · Southeast Asia Southeast Asia · Middle East Middle East
    Test Score:
    3.4
  5. Firestone MultiSeason
    Firestone MultiSeason
    75 21
    · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Low fuel consumption. Weak on dry and wet roads.

    Fuel Consumption  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
    Test Score:
    3.7
  6. Maxxis Premitra All Season AP2
    Maxxis Premitra All Season AP2
    72 21
    · All Season · 2014 · Passenger - Standard Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Weak on snowy and dry road surface.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
    Test Score:
    3.7
  7. Vredestein Quatrac 5
    Vredestein Quatrac 5
    80 51
    · All Season · 2014 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top marks on dry roads. Low fuel consumption. Weak on snow.

    Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
    Test Score:
    3.7
  8. Hankook Kinergy 4S H740
    Hankook Kinergy 4S H740
    73 28
    · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - High Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Relatively low wear. Weak on snow and on wet.

    Treadwear  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia
    Test Score:
    3.9
  9. Michelin CrossClimate
    Michelin CrossClimate
    81 38
    · All Season · 2015 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Top marks in wear. Relatively good on dry and icy roads. Weak on snow.

    Treadwear   Dry Performance   Ice Braking  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia
    Test Score:
    3.9
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February 27, 2019
Year
2018
Tire Test Original Link
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Tire Size
175/65R14
Season
All-Season
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Professional Tire Test
Region
Europe
Date added
Feb 27, 2019
Date updated
Feb 15, 2021

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