ADAC: Summer Tire Test R15 2019

This year, the ADAC has also tested 16 summer tires of the dimension 185/65 R15 88H (93V) for passenger cars in the small car class. Two tire models are recommended with the ADAC judgment "good". The rest of 14 test candidates with more or less pronounced weaknesses reaped the verdict "satisfactory". Included: An all-season tire, which is offered as a summer tire with winter features.

  1. Bridgestone Turanza T005 - Winner Recommended
    Test Score:
    2
    Verdict:

    Very balanced summer tires with top marks on dry and wet roads.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    82 53
  2. Vredestein Sportrac 5 Recommended
    Test Score:
    2.1
    Verdict:

    Very balanced summer tires, especially good on wet roads and low wear.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Noise   Fuel Consumption  
    78 31
  3. Michelin CrossClimate+
    Test Score:
    2.6
    Verdict:

    Top marks in wear, good on wet roads. A little weak in the dry compared to the best on test.

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    80 54
  4. Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance
    Test Score:
    2.7
    Verdict:

    Especially good on dry roads and low fuel consumption. A little weak in the wet compared to the best on test.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    76 43
  5. Firestone RoadHawk
    Test Score:
    2.8
    Verdict:

    Top marks on dry roads. A little weaker in the wet, slightly high fuel consumption.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    74 27
  6. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
    Test Score:
    2.8
    Verdict:

    Good fuel consumption and wear. Slightly weak in the dry and wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    65 22
  7. Maxxis Mecotra ME3
    Test Score:
    2.8
    Verdict:

    Very low fuel consumption, very good in the dry. A little weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Noise  
    N/A 20
  8. Toyo Proxes CF2
    Test Score:
    2.8
    Verdict:

    Good in the dry. A little weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Noise  
    77 16
  9. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
    Test Score:
    3
    Verdict:

    Good in the dry and wet. High wear.

    Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Noise   Wet Performance  
    72 38
  10. Falken Ziex ZE310 Ecorun
    Test Score:
    3
    Verdict:

    Good in the dry and low wear. Relatively weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    72 25
  11. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
    Test Score:
    3
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak in the dry and wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    75 19
  12. Giti GitiSynergy E1
    Test Score:
    3.2
    Verdict:

    Low fuel consumption, low wear. Relatively weak on dry and wet roads.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Noise  
    N/A 17
  13. Petlas Imperium PT515
    Test Score:
    3.3
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak on dry and wet roads.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    N/A 11
  14. Hankook Kinergy Eco 2 K435
    Test Score:
    3.4
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Noise   Wet Performance  
    N/A 23
  15. Pirelli Cinturato P1 Verde
    Test Score:
    3.4
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Noise   Wet Performance  
    74 18
  16. Linglong GREEN-Max HP010
    Test Score:
    3.5
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak on dry roads, high wear.

    Fuel Consumption   Noise  
    N/A 17
Year
2019
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Season
Summer
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Professional Tire Test
Region
Europe
Date added
Mar 02, 2019
Date updated
Sep 22, 2019