Tyre Reviews: Best Performance Winter Tires 2021

Tyre Reviews: Best Performance Winter Tires

Here are the Tyre Reviews best regular / performance winter tyres for the 2021 winter tyre season. All these tires have been picked based on data from Tyre Reviews testing, other tests from around the world, and user reviews.

  1. Continental WinterContact TS 870 - Winner Recommended
    Continental WinterContact TS 870
    90 60
    · Winter · 2020 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Continental WinterContact TS 870 is the latest winter tyre from Continental. The new tyre offers 5 percent better ice braking and snow handling, 7 percent better mileage, and general improvement in the dry and wet when compared to the TS 860, meaning the TS 870 should be another class leading Central European winter tyre.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  2. Continental WinterContact TS 870 P Recommended
    Continental WinterContact TS 870 P
    89 44
    · Winter · 2021 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The new WinterContact TS 870 P is equipped with an improved sipe and pattern concept, which gives you excellent grip on snow and ice and a new compound enables an optimised wet performance, extra-low rolling resistance and high mileage.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  3. Michelin Alpin 6 Recommended
    Michelin Alpin 6
    87 57
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Michelin Alpin 6 (A6 for short) is an European-type studless winter tire, presented in March 2018, designed to be used in mild weather conditions. It is characterized by dependable grip and efficient snow braking, stable and crisp steering response on wet pavement, smooth and noiseless ride, and an ability to optimize fuel consumption by the vehicle.

    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · Japan Japan
  4. Michelin Pilot Alpin 5 Recommended
    Michelin Pilot Alpin 5
    92 44
    · Winter · 2014 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Michelin Pilot Alpin PA5 is a winter tire, like the previous generation, adapted for use in the special conditions of European winters. This model differs from its predecessor even at the conceptual level, where the main tactical and technical characteristics are significantly improved.

    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · Japan Japan
  5. Bridgestone Blizzak LM005 Recommended
    Bridgestone Blizzak LM005
    90 57
    · Winter · 2019 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Bridgestone Blizzak LM005 is an European-type non-studded winter tire meant to give drivers confidence, as well as ensure excellent handling and safety even in the most challenging road conditions.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  6. Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 Recommended
    Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
    90 40
    · Winter · 2020 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Winter i*cept evo3 W330 is an all-round excellent winter tire with short dry braking, very good performance in all wet tests including aquaplaning and the best subjectively around the wet handling lap, very good grip in all snow tests.

    Europe Europe
  7. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance+ Recommended
    Goodyear UltraGrip Performance+
    88 57
    · Winter · 2019 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Goodyear UltraGrip Performance+ is a balance winter tyre with a very strong snow performance, good braking in the wet and low fuel use.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · China China
  8. Vredestein Wintrac Recommended
    Vredestein Wintrac
    85 36
    · Winter · 2020 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Vredestein Wintrac is a convincing versatile «talent» with dynamic wet and dry performance, precise steering response and low rolling resistance.

    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada
  9. Vredestein Wintrac Pro Recommended
    Vredestein Wintrac Pro
    85 50
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Vredestein Wintrac Pro is a very consistent well priced winter tyre, with a balanced performance in all weather conditions. Increased fuel usage.

    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  10. Firestone Winterhawk 4 Recommended
    Firestone Winterhawk 4
    71 35
    · Winter · 2020 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Firestone Winterhawk 4 is a directional friction tire designed to be installed on passenger cars and city SUVs. Coming at an attractive price, this tire model offers great performance for typical weather conditions of the Central Europe.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  11. BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 Recommended
    BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2
    80 40
    · Winter · 2016 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 is a well priced winter tyre with excellent snow performance and high aquaplaning resistance. Limited dry performances.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  12. Kleber Krisalp HP3 Recommended
    Kleber Krisalp HP3
    84 54
    · Winter · 2016 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Kleber Krisalp HP3 is a well priced winter tyre with excellent snow performance and high aquaplaning resistance. Limited dry performances.

    Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
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The BEST Tires for Winter - 2021 Buying Guide
November 21, 2021
Year
2021
Source of information
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Season
Winter
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Top Chart
Region
Europe
Date added
Nov 21, 2021
Date updated
Nov 29, 2021

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