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215/65 R16 - Best winter tyres 2024 - market overview, tests, reviews

Today's discount (03.03):
Falken EUROWINTER HS01 SUV 215/65 R16 98 H 79%
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Best winter tyres in tests (2024)

1. Michelin Pilot Alpin 5

/100%
Tested 3x in 2024, 13x in total.
Test results:
Pluses:
  • Exceptional traction on snow
  • Great handling on snow
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Low drive-by noise levels
  • Great handling on dry roads
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for Michelin Pilot Alpin 5

2. 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

3. 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

215/65 R16 tyre test

Best tyres in your size

215/65 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. Michelin PILOT ALPIN 5
76.4%
88.2%
86.5%
82%
Premium £147
102 H
2. Continental WinterContact TS 850P SUV
83.5%
81.4%
89.1%
74.3%
Premium £169
98 T + 2
3. Pirelli SCORPION WINTER! Newer model available: Pirelli Scorpion Winter 2
73.2%
87.6%
91.8%
85.2%
Premium £234
98 H + 1
4. Continental WinterContact TS 870 P
78.7%
79.7%
92.1%
86.1%
Premium £132
98 T + 2
5. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
90.4%
80.1%
83%
85.4%
Premium £120
98 H + 1
6. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+! Newer model available: GoodYear UltraGrip Performance 3
84.1%
90.9%
80.6%
85.5%
Premium £156
98 T + 2
7. Nokian WR SUV 4
69.5%
85.9%
88.6%
72.8%
Upper-middle £136
98 H
8. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1! Newer model available: GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+
81%
77.2%
80.5%
81.7%
Premium £274
98 T + 2
9. Michelin ALPIN 5! Newer model available: Michelin Alpin 6
76.8%
73.4%
79.2%
86.2%
Premium £157
98 H
10. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
80.7%
87.3%
80.9%
83.2%
Premium £129
98 T + 3
11. Michelin ALPIN 6
84%
82.6%
85%
80.8%
Premium £159
98 H
12. Kleber KRISALP HP3
78.7%
82.7%
73.7%
79.3%
Upper-middle £120
98 H + 1
13. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
73.2%
92.4%
73.3%
80.4%
Upper-middle £132
98 H + 1
14. Nokian WR D4
77.8%
84.3%
80.1%
81.8%
Upper-middle £169
102 H + 1
15. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
Premium £112
98 H + 2
16. Michelin ALPIN A4! Newer model available: Michelin Alpin 6
67.1%
Premium £140
98 H
17. 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 £156
98 H + 4
18. Firestone Winterhawk 4
78.1%
86.1%
74.3%
81.3%
Upper-middle £101
98 H + 1
19. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
78.8%
74%
77.2%
76.3%
Lowcost £92
0 H
20. Nokian WR SUV 3
87.9%
90.2%
94.9%
Upper-middle £112
102 H
21. Semperit Speed-Grip 5
76.3%
74.8%
77.8%
Lowcost £101
98 H + 1
22. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
71.8%
85.5%
73.2%
73.2%
Lowcost £102
98 H
23. Toyo Observe S944
72.7%
69%
84.7%
76.2%
Upper-middle £97
102 H
24. Falken EUROWINTER HS01 SUV
82.5%
81.4%
77.9%
Upper-middle £86
98 H + 1
25. Continental VanContact Winter
94.2%
85.1%
61.8%
Premium £161
106 T + 2
26. Pirelli CARRIER WINTER
83.7%
Premium £192
109 R
27. Sava Eskimo HP2
68.6%
80.4%
74.2%
77.6%
Lowcost £94
98 H
28. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2 SUV
Upper-middle £148
98 H + 1
29. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-80 EVO
66.3%
92%
85%
Premium £103
98 T + 2
30. Giti GitiWinter W1
71.1%
72.4%
76.7%
82.3%
Lowcost
31. Yokohama BluEarth-Winter V906
68.5%
71.8%
78.4%
Upper-middle £93
98 H
32. Firestone Destination Winter
Upper-middle £265
98 T + 1
33. Michelin AGILIS ALPIN
77.2%
74.5%
58.4%
Premium £164
109 R
34. Kumho WinterCraft WP51! Newer model available: Kumho WinterCraft WP52
77%
79.7%
75.6%
82.5%
Upper-middle £80
98 H
35. Nexen Winguard Snow G3 WH21
71%
78.3%
74.9%
Lowcost £95
98 H
36. Goodyear Cargo UltraGrip 2
49.3%
70.4%
70.5%
Premium £218
109 T
37. Debica Frigo HP2
70%
86.5%
74.1%
71.9%
Lowcost £90
98 H
38. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Premium £166
106 T
39. Bridgestone Blizzak W810
84.7%
Premium £176
109 + 2
40. Nokian WR C3
30.7%
95.8%
59.9%
Upper-middle £155
109 R
41. Barum Polaris 3 4x4! Newer model available: Barum Polaris 5 4x4
Lowcost
42. Kumho PorTran CW51
86.5%
Upper-middle £122
109 R
43. Uniroyal SNOW MAX 2
80.2%
Upper-middle £106
109 R
44. Matador MPS530 Sibir Snow Van
83.2%
Lowcost £153
109 R
45. Falken EuroWinter VAN01
84.2%
Upper-middle £134
109 T
46. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
78.5%
70.5%
85.1%
Upper-middle £121
98 H
47. Matador MP93 Nordicca
Lowcost £113
102 H
48. Yokohama BluEarth winter WY01
88.2%
Upper-middle £149
109 T
49. Fortune Fsr901
Lowcost
50. Imperial SnowDragon HP
Lowcost
51. Imperial SnowDragon 2
Lowcost
52. BFGoodrich ACTIVAN WINTER
85.7%
Upper-middle £144
109 R
53. Nexen WinGuard Sport 2 SUV
68.4%
90.5%
Lowcost £90
98 T + 4
54. Sava TRENTA M+S
72.4%
Lowcost £110
106 T

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