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
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Fuel Consumption  
    Test Score:
    2
    81 54
  2. Vredestein Sportrac 5 Recommended
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Wet Performance   Dry Performance   Noise   Fuel Consumption  
    Test Score:
    2.1
    77 29
  3. Michelin CrossClimate+
    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  
    Test Score:
    2.6
    82 58
  4. Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance
    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  
    Test Score:
    2.7
    76 50
  5. Firestone RoadHawk
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Test Score:
    2.8
    72 30
  6. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
    Verdict:

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

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

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

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

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

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Noise  
    Test Score:
    2.8
    77 16
  9. Continental ContiPremiumContact 5
    Verdict:

    Good in the dry and wet. High wear.

    Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance   Noise   Wet Performance  
    Test Score:
    3
    78 45
  10. Falken Ziex ZE310 Ecorun
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Dry Performance  
    Test Score:
    3
    74 26
  11. Semperit Comfort-Life 2
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak in the dry and wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    Test Score:
    3
    75 19
  12. Giti GitiSynergy E1
    Verdict:

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

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Noise  
    Test Score:
    3.2
    N/A 18
  13. Petlas Imperium PT515
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak on dry and wet roads.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption  
    Test Score:
    3.3
    N/A 11
  14. Hankook Kinergy Eco 2 K435
    Verdict:

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

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

    Relatively weak in the wet.

    Treadwear   Fuel Consumption   Noise   Wet Performance  
    Test Score:
    3.4
    79 32
  16. Linglong GREEN-Max HP010
    Verdict:

    Relatively weak on dry roads, high wear.

    Fuel Consumption   Noise  
    Test Score:
    3.5
    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
Feb 27, 2020