Article Index

 

Test Results

 

1.Michelin Pilot Sport 4

 

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

10

10

Lateral stability

10

10

Handling (time)

10

10

Handling

9

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

7

10

Total

9,5

10

   

Dry road

Braking

10

10

Moose test

10

10

Driving accuracy

9

10

Handling (time)

10

10

Handling

10

10

Comfort

9

10

Total

9,8

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

6

10

External Noise

10

10

Total

7,2

10

Overall rank

9,4

10

 

 Excellent handling on dry and wet surfaces

 Precise reactions and predictable behavior in all conditions

Weak resistance to aquaplaning along strait sections

 

 

2.Pirelli PZero

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

7

10

Lateral stability

10

10

Handling (time)

9

10

Handling

10

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

7

10

Total

8,3

10

   

Dry road

Braking

10

10

Moose test

10

10

Driving accuracy

10

10

Handling (time)

10

10

Handling

9

10

Comfort

10

10

Total

9,9

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

7

10

External Noise

7

10

Total

7,0

10

Overall rank

8,8

10

 

 Very good handling and precise reactions on dry surface

 Comfort

Relatively long stopping distance on wet surface

 

 

3.Continental PremiumContact 6

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

9

10

Lateral stability

7

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

6

10

Total

8,1

10

   

Dry road

Braking

9

10

Moose test

9

10

Driving accuracy

8

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

9

10

Comfort

9

10

Total

8,8

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

10

10

External Noise

7

10

Total

9,1

10

Overall rank

8,4

10

 

 Good handling on a dry surface

Relatively weak lateral stability and tendency to understeer on wet surfaces

 

 

4.Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

8

10

Lateral stability

8

10

Handling (time)

9

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

10

10

Total

8,4

10

   

Dry road

Braking

9

10

Moose test

8

10

Driving accuracy

8

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Comfort

9

10

Total

8,5

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

5

10

External Noise

10

10

Total

6,5

10

Overall rank

8,2

10

 

 Tires with balanced characteristics without outstanding advantages, but without flaws

 Low noise level

Not athletic enough

 

 

5.Falken Azenis FK510

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

9

10

Lateral stability

9

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

9

10

Total

8,7

10

   

Dry road

Braking

8

10

Moose test

7

10

Driving accuracy

7

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

7

10

Comfort

8

10

Total

7,7

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

5

10

External Noise

10

10

Total

6,5

10

Overall rank

8,0

10

 

 Short braking distance and good handling on wet surfaces

 Comfort

Delayed reactions during emergency maneuvers on dry surface

 

 

6.Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

6

10

Lateral stability

8

10

Handling (time)

7

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

8

10

Total

7,1

10

   

Dry road

Braking

10

10

Moose test

9

10

Driving accuracy

9

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Comfort

8

10

Total

9,0

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

7

10

External Noise

10

10

Total

7,9

10

Overall rank

7,9

10

 

 Good handling and short braking distances on dry surface

 Comfort

Long braking distances and insufficiently good handling on wet surfaces

 

 

7.Toyo Proxes Sport

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

8

10

Lateral stability

6

10

Handling (time)

6

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

10

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

7

10

Total

7,4

10

   

Dry road

Braking

7

10

Moose test

9

10

Driving accuracy

10

10

Handling (time)

10

10

Handling

9

10

Comfort

8

10

Total

8,4

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

6

10

External Noise

10

10

Total

7,2

10

Overall rank

7,8

10

 

 Short braking distance and generally high grip on wet surface

 Good handling in high-speed corners on a dry surface

Poor lateral adhesion on wet surface

 Relatively low resistance to aquaplaning along strait sections

Long braking distances on dry surfaces

 

 

8.Vredestein Ultrac Satin

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

9

10

Lateral stability

7

10

Handling (time)

6

10

Handling

7

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

7

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

7

10

Total

7,7

10

   

Dry road

Braking

8

10

Moose test

9

10

Driving accuracy

7

10

Handling (time)

9

10

Handling

7

10

Comfort

7

10

Total

7,9

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

7

10

External Noise

7

10

Total

7,0

10

Overall rank

7,7

10

 

 Acceptable handling and short braking distances on a dry surface

Delayed steering reactions and tendency to understeer on wet surfaces

Weak resistance to aquaplaning

 

 

9.Dunlop Sport Maxx RT2

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

6

10

Lateral stability

7

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

7

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

9

10

Total

7,1

10

   

Dry road

Braking

9

10

Moose test

8

10

Driving accuracy

9

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

8

10

Comfort

7

10

Total

8,4

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

7

10

External Noise

7

10

Total

7,0

10

Overall rank

7,6

10

 

 Very good handling and precise steering reactions on dry surface

Long braking distance, low lateral stability and tendency to understeer on wet surfaces

 

 

10.Maxxis Premitra HP5

 

Criterion

 

Grade

 

Max.Grade

 

Wet road

Braking

6

10

Lateral stability

7

10

Handling (time)

7

10

Handling

7

10

Aquaplaning (along strait sections)

8

10

Aquaplaning (around bends)

7

10

Total

6,7

10

   

Dry road

Braking

8

10

Moose test

7

10

Driving accuracy

6

10

Handling (time)

8

10

Handling

7

10

Comfort

6

10

Total

7,4

10

 

Ecological Compatibility

Rolling resistance

6

10

External Noise

7

10

Total

6,3

10

Overall rank

6,9

10

 

 Short braking distance on dry surface

  Inaccurate steering reactions on dry surface

 Long braking distances and strong tendency to understeer on wet surfaces

Very high noise level 

 


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