ADAC: Summer Tires For Vans 2019

For the first time the ADAC has tested 16 summer tires of the dimension 215/65 R 16 C for Vans. Some of VW's T5 and T6 models can also be fitted with these tires. The results of the comparative test of the C-tires are sobering: Five models make the ADAC verdict "satisfactory", nine test candidates receive because of pronounced weaknesses on wet the ADAC judgment "poor".

  1. 2.8 Apollo Altrust

    Top marks on dry roads. A little weaker in the wet. Relatively high consumption and wear.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Dry Performance
  2. 3.1 Goodyear EfficientGrip Cargo

    Very low wear. Good on dry roads. A little weak in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Dry Performance
  3. 3.1 Pirelli Carrier

    Low wear. A little weak in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption
  4. 3.3 Nokian cLine Van

    Low wear. Relatively weak on dry and wet roads.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption
  5. 3.4 Continental ContiVanContact 200

    Good fuel consumption and wear. Weak in the dry. A little weaker in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption
  6. 3.7 Maxxis Vansmart MCV3+

    Very low wear. Especially good on dry roads. Weak in the wet. Relatively high fuel consumption.

    Treadwear Dry Performance Wet Performance
  7. 3.8 Kumho PorTran KC53

    The quietest tire in the test. Weak in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Wet Performance
  8. 4.6 Falken Linam Van01

    Very low wear. Very weak in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Wet Performance
  9. 4.6 Uniroyal RainMax 3

    Low fuel consumption. Weak in the dry and wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Wet Performance
  10. 4.9 Michelin Agilis +

    Very low wear. Very weak in the wet. Relatively loud.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Wet Performance
  11. 5 Fulda Conveo Tour 2

    Very low wear. Good on dry roads. Very weak in the wet. Relatively loud.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Dry Performance Wet Performance Noise
  12. 5 Nexen Roadian CT8

    Top marks in fuel consumption. Good on dry roads. Very weak in the wet. Relatively high wear.

    Fuel Consumption Dry Performance Wet Performance
  13. 5 Sava Trenta 2

    Very low wear. Good on dry roads. Very weak in the wet.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Dry Performance Wet Performance
  14. 5.1 Semperit Van-Life 2

    Low wear. Very weak in the wet. Quite weak on a dry road.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Wet Performance
  15. 5.5 Hankook Vantra LT (RA18)

    Good on dry roads. Very weak in the wet. Relatively high wear.

    Treadwear Fuel Consumption Dry Performance Wet Performance
  16. 5.5 Kleber Transpro

    Low wear. Very weak in the wet. Weak on dry roads.

    Treadwear Wet Performance Dry Performance
Year
2019
Date added
Mar 02, 2019
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Season
Summer
Auto Type
Light Truck / SUV / 4*4
List Type
Professional Tire Test