Auto Bild Allrad: All Season Tire Test R17 2021

Auto Bild Allrad: All Season Tire Test R17

New tire models from the Michelin and Pirelli debuted in yet another independent test.
In the first test of the season, the Auto Bild experts conducted snow, wet, and dry tests of all-season tires, a category that is enjoying a growing popularity on the European market.

  1. Hankook Kinergy 4S2 X H750A - Winner Recommended
    Hankook Kinergy 4S2 X H750A
    N/A 26
    · All Season · 2019 · Passenger - Passenger All-Season
    Verdict:

    Test winner with convincing handling in all weather conditions, stable, safe handling on wet and dry roads, precise steering, high aquaplaning safety, low rolling noise, low price level.
    Verdict: exemplary.

    Steering Response   Aquaplaning   Noise   Price   Dry Handling   Wet Handling  
    Europe Europe
  2. Michelin CrossClimate 2
    Michelin CrossClimate 2
    86 50
    · All Season · 2020 · Passenger - Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: New all-season tire with exemplary handling on snow and dry roads, short braking distances on dry surfaces, economical rolling resistance.
    Negative: Slight understeer on wet roads.
    Verdict: good.

    Snow Handling   Dry Handling   Dry Braking   Rolling Resistance   Wet Handling  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe
  3. Goodyear Vector 4Seasons SUV Gen-3
    Goodyear Vector 4Seasons SUV Gen-3
    N/A 35
    · All Season · 2020 · Light Truck / SUV - Street/Sport Truck All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: An all-round talent with balanced performance potential, stable handling on wet and dry roads, high aquaplaning safety, short wet braking distances, good comfort.
    Negative: Slightly increased braking distance on dry road.
    Verdict: good.

    Aquaplaning   Wet Braking   Dry Handling   Comfort   Wet Handling   Dry Braking  
    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  4. Continental AllSeasonContact
    Continental AllSeasonContact
    89 63
    · All Season · 2017 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: High performance on snow and wet roads, high steering precision, dynamic handling on snow and wet roads, short braking distances on wet roads, low rolling resistance.
    Negative: Increased braking distances on dry roads.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Snow Handling   Steering Response   Wet Handling   Rolling Resistance   Dry Braking  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  5. Bridgestone Weather Control A005 Evo
    Bridgestone Weather Control A005 Evo
    82 56
    · All Season · 2020 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: High traction and short braking distances on snow. Precise steering response and good wet handling. High resistance to straight aquaplaning.
    Negative: Increased braking distances on dry roads.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Steering Response   Snow Braking   Straight Aquaplaning   Snow Traction   Wet Handling   Dry Braking  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe
  6. Vredestein Quatrac Pro
    Vredestein Quatrac Pro
    80 46
    · All Season · 2019 · Passenger - Ultra High Performance All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: Convincing handling on wet and dry roads, precise steering, short braking distances on wet roads, affordable price.
    Negative: Poor handling on snow, limited aquaplaning performance.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Wet Braking   Wet Handling   Dry Handling   Price   Aquaplaning   Snow Handling  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe
  7. Pirelli Cinturato All Season SF 2
    Pirelli Cinturato All Season SF 2
    N/A 37
    · All Season · 2021 · Passenger - Premium Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: High traction and short braking distances on snow, low noise level, economical rolling resistance.
    Negative: Poor wet and dry handling, slightly longer braking distances on wet roads.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Rolling Resistance   Snow Traction   Noise   Snow Braking   Dry Handling   Wet Braking   Wet Handling  
    Canada Canada · Europe Europe
  8. Maxxis Premitra All Season AP3 SUV
    Maxxis Premitra All Season AP3 SUV
    N/A 29
    · All Season · 2019 · Light Truck / SUV - Crossover/SUV Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: Good performance on snow, stable handling on dry roads, high resistance to straight aquaplaning, low price.
    Negative: Slightly longer braking distances on wet roads, increased rolling resistance.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Straight Aquaplaning   Dry Handling   Price   Wet Braking   Rolling Resistance  
    Europe Europe
  9. Cooper Discoverer All Season
    Cooper Discoverer All Season
    69 31
    · All Season · 2019 · Light Truck / SUV - Crossover/SUV Touring All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: Short braking distances on snow, very good aquaplaning characteristics, low price.
    Negative: Poor handling on snow and wet roads, moderate comfort, increased rolling resistance.
    Verdict: satisfactory.

    Aquaplaning   Price   Snow Braking   Snow Handling   Comfort   Rolling Resistance   Wet Handling  
    Europe Europe
  10. Imperial All Season Driver
    Imperial All Season Driver
    N/A 31
    · All Season · 2018 · Passenger - Passenger All-Season
    Verdict:

    Positive: Short braking distances on snow, low price.
    Negative: Limited wet grip, poor steering response, dangerously extended braking distances on wet roads.
    Verdict: not recommended.

    Snow Braking   Price   Steering Response   Wet Grip   Wet Braking  
    Europe Europe
Year
2021
Tire Test Original Link
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Tire Size
215/65R17
Season
All-Season
Auto Type
Light Truck / SUV / 4*4
List Type
Professional Tire Test
Region
Europe
Date added
Sep 21, 2021
Date updated
Sep 22, 2021

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