Gute Fahrt: Summer Tire Test R18 2019
The car magazine Gute Fahrt published its summer tire test for 2019. In the compact class size 225/40 R18 , the auditors tested a total of ten summer tires . The result was more than pleasing to the experts. Not a single tire fell through. All tires received an overall rating of "good" to "very good".
Continental PremiumContact 6
The best balance of performance on test, excellent handling and short stopping distances on dry and wet surfaces, high aquaplaning resistance. Relatively high rolling resistance.
Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5
Best wet braking on test, high aquaplaning resistance, good dry handling, low fuel use, good levels of comfort. Slight oversteer during wet handling.
Dunlop Sport Maxx RT2
Shortest dry braking, highest aquaplaning resistance, good comfort.
Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117
A well balanced tyre, good wet handling, high aquaplaning resistance.
Good handling and short braking distance on wet surfaces, high aquaplaning resistance, low rolling resistance, low noise. Average comfort.
Bridgestone Turanza T005
Good handling and short stopping distance on dry and wet surfaces, high aquaplaning resistance, low rolling resistance, good level of comfort.
Pirelli P Zero PZ4
Good handling in the dry and wet, excellent braking, good aquaplaning, highest level of comfort.
Apollo Aspire XP
Good handling on dry and wet surfaces, high braking performance, high lateral stability on wet surfaces, low rolling resistance, good level of comfort.
Falken Azenis FK510
Short wet braking. Understeer in the wet, high rolling resistance, average comfort.
Vredestein Ultrac Vorti
Good handling in the dry and wet. High rolling resistance, low comfort, long wet braking.
- Date added
- Apr 01, 2019
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