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195/55 R16 - Best winter tyres 2024 - market overview, tests, reviews

Today's discount (03.03):
Falken EuroWinter HS01 195/55 R16 87 H 80%
£56tyres.net

Best winter tyres in tests (2024)

1. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance 3

/99%
Tested 5x in 2024, 7x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Short braking distance on snow
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Exceptional traction on snow
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for GoodYear UltraGrip Performance 3

2. DUNLOP Winter Sport 5

/83%
Tested 1x in 2024, 42x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Exceptional traction on snow
  • Short braking distance on snow
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Great handling on snow
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for DUNLOP Winter Sport 5

3. Continental WinterContact TS 870

/98%
Tested 2x in 2024, 13x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Short braking distance on snow
  • Great handling on dry roads
  • Short braking distance on dry roads
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Continental WinterContact TS 870

195/55 R16 tyre test

Best tyres in your size

195/55 R16 tyre ranking based on test results

Tests usually don't cover the whole market - here is our selection what not to miss when shopping for tyres in this size.
#NameOur ratingTested in this dimensionTested in same width dimensionSegmentPrice
1. Continental WinterContact TS 860! Newer model available: Continental WinterContact TS 870
83.3%
84.8%
84.2%
78.9%
Premium £133
87 H + 1
2. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
90.4%
80.1%
83%
85.4%
Premium £102
87 H + 1
3. GoodYear UltraGrip 9
82.3%
79.1%
81.8%
77.6%
Premium £123
87 T + 2
4. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
80.7%
87.3%
80.9%
83.2%
Premium £145
87 H + 3
5. Michelin ALPIN 6
84%
82.6%
85%
80.8%
Premium £158
87 H + 2
6. Kleber KRISALP HP3
78.7%
82.7%
73.7%
79.3%
Upper-middle £123
87 T + 2
7. Michelin ALPIN 5! Newer model available: Michelin Alpin 6
76.8%
73.4%
79.2%
86.2%
Premium £152
91 T + 1
8. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
73.2%
92.4%
73.3%
80.4%
Upper-middle £143
87 T + 2
9. GoodYear UltraGrip 9+
81.5%
78.4%
77.9%
75.3%
Premium £127
87 T + 2
10. Nokian WR D4
77.8%
84.3%
80.1%
81.8%
Upper-middle £86
87 H + 1
11. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452! Newer model available: Hankook W462 Winter i*cept RS3
85.5%
90.7%
83.7%
83.7%
Upper-middle £250
87 T + 4
12. Pirelli CINTURATO WINTER! Newer model available: Pirelli Cinturato Winter 2
77.2%
83.1%
77.2%
78.9%
Premium £138
91 H
13. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
80.5%
77.4%
82.4%
Premium £151
87 T + 3
14. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320! Newer model available: Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
75.8%
90.6%
85.1%
92%
Upper-middle £138
87 H + 1
15. Firestone Winterhawk 4
78.1%
86.1%
74.3%
81.3%
Upper-middle £94
87 H + 1
16. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
78.8%
74%
77.2%
76.3%
Lowcost £103
0 H
17. Semperit Speed-Grip 3! Newer model available: Semperit Speed-Grip 5
75.1%
74.1%
79.8%
74.8%
Lowcost £533
87 T + 1
18. Semperit Speed-Grip 5
76.3%
74.8%
77.8%
Lowcost £93
87 H + 1
19. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
71.8%
85.5%
73.2%
73.2%
Lowcost £85
87 T + 2
20. Falken EuroWinter HS01! Newer model available: Falken EuroWinter HS02
78.1%
74.6%
75.2%
80.9%
Upper-middle £56
87 H
21. Toyo Observe S944
72.7%
69%
84.7%
76.2%
Upper-middle £93
0 H
22. Nokian WR Snowproof! Newer model available: Nokian Snowproof 2
72.1%
80.6%
81.9%
82.5%
Upper-middle £87
87 H + 1
23. Sava Eskimo HP2
68.6%
80.4%
74.2%
77.6%
Lowcost £79
87 H
24. Giti GitiWinter W1
71.1%
72.4%
76.7%
82.3%
Lowcost
25. Uniroyal MS Plus 77! Newer model available: Uniroyal WinterExpert
76.9%
80.9%
75.4%
80.1%
Upper-middle £158
87 T + 1
26. Kumho WinterCraft WP51! Newer model available: Kumho WinterCraft WP52
77%
79.7%
75.6%
82.5%
Upper-middle £75
87 H + 1
27. Nexen Winguard Snow G3 WH21
71%
78.3%
74.9%
Lowcost £76
87 T + 1
28. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Premium £150
87 H
29. Nokian WR D3
Upper-middle £76
87 T
30. Debica Frigo HP2
70%
86.5%
74.1%
71.9%
Lowcost £70
87 H
31. Uniroyal WinterExpert
65.2%
73.4%
75%
75.2%
Upper-middle £99
87 H + 1
32. Barum Polaris 5
73.7%
74.3%
75.7%
73.9%
Lowcost £98
91 H
33. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
78.5%
70.5%
85.1%
Upper-middle £108
87 H
34. Firestone Winterhawk 3! Newer model available: Firestone Winterhawk 4
77.2%
79.3%
76.8%
82.5%
Upper-middle £141
87 T + 1
35. Matador MP93 Nordicca
Lowcost £88
91 H
36. Fortune Fsr901
Lowcost
37. Kormoran SNOW
Lowcost
38. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow! Newer model available: Matador MP93 Nordicca
72.1%
76.1%
77.4%
Lowcost £111
87 H
39. Imperial SnowDragon HP
Lowcost

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