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225/50 R17 - Best winter tyres 2024 - market overview, tests, reviews

Today's discount (18.05):
Semperit Speed-Grip 5 225/50 R17 98 H 81%
£118mytyres.co.uk

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
  • Great handling on snow
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
Minuses:
    -
check the prices for DUNLOP Winter Sport 5

225/50 R17 tyre test

Best tyres in your size

225/50 R17 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%
89.7%
89.5%
78.2%
Premium £205
98 H + 1
2. Continental WinterContact TS 850P
Premium £158
94 H + 5
3. Continental WinterContact TS 870
89.8%
93.7%
92.1%
96.8%
Premium £160
98 H + 1
4. Continental WinterContact TS 860! Newer model available: Continental WinterContact TS 870
93.6%
92.5%
86.2%
80.7%
Premium
5. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+! Newer model available: GoodYear UltraGrip Performance 3
84.6%
92.6%
80.2%
85.4%
Premium £158
94 H + 4
6. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
92.2%
79.8%
84.4%
83.1%
Premium £162
98 H + 2
7. Kleber KRISALP HP3
77.6%
89.7%
74.8%
79.7%
Upper-middle £136
94 H + 2
8. Pirelli Cinturato Winter 2
78.8%
75.2%
69%
88.1%
Premium £183
94 H + 1
9. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
82.7%
92%
82.4%
79.3%
Premium £151
94 H + 7
10. Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1! Newer model available: GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+
82.9%
92.2%
82.8%
75.3%
Premium £180
94 H + 4
11. Michelin ALPIN 6
84.4%
83.6%
86.8%
84.2%
Premium
12. Michelin ALPIN 5! Newer model available: Michelin Alpin 6
81.2%
72.1%
85.8%
66.6%
Premium
13. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
72.6%
95.5%
73.9%
85.2%
Upper-middle
14. Nokian WR D4
73.4%
93.7%
81.9%
72.5%
Upper-middle
15. Michelin ALPIN A4! Newer model available: Michelin Alpin 6
82.9%
Premium
16. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
Premium £182
94 H + 6
17. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
80.6%
77.4%
83.7%
Premium £181
94 H + 8
18. Firestone Winterhawk 4
79.3%
88.5%
72.7%
81.5%
Upper-middle £124
98 H + 1
19. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320! Newer model available: Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
75.8%
90.5%
85.7%
67.4%
Upper-middle
20. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
79.5%
71.1%
80.6%
80.6%
Lowcost
21. Semperit Speed-Grip 5
75.2%
80.2%
78.7%
Lowcost £118
98 H + 1
22. Semperit Speed-Grip 3! Newer model available: Semperit Speed-Grip 5
78.1%
77.2%
71.3%
79.7%
Lowcost
23. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
71.4%
85.5%
74.3%
72.7%
Lowcost £136
94 H + 2
24. Falken EuroWinter HS01! Newer model available: Falken EuroWinter HS02
78.2%
74.2%
74.2%
77.1%
Upper-middle £139
94 V + 1
25. Nokian WR Snowproof P
66.1%
79.2%
92.3%
Upper-middle £287
94 H + 2
26. Nokian WR Snowproof! Newer model available: Nokian Snowproof 2
68.7%
80.6%
82.5%
85.9%
Upper-middle
27. Toyo Observe S944
67.9%
66.9%
85.1%
79.9%
Upper-middle
28. Toyo Snowprox S954
78.8%
70.6%
92.2%
82.7%
Upper-middle
29. Barum Polaris 3! Newer model available: Barum Polaris 5
73.6%
87.3%
Lowcost
30. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001 EVO
84.4%
68.3%
88.5%
72.2%
Premium
31. Kumho WinterCraft WP71
81.9%
76.7%
78%
Upper-middle £105
94 H + 3
32. Sava Eskimo HP2
65.3%
79.5%
72.3%
73.5%
Lowcost £106
98 V
33. Uniroyal MS Plus 77! Newer model available: Uniroyal WinterExpert
79.2%
83.3%
75.4%
74.1%
Upper-middle
34. Giti GitiWinter W1
65.8%
77.2%
72.4%
72.7%
Lowcost
35. Nexen WinGuard Sport 2 WU7
76.8%
77.4%
77.5%
94.5%
Lowcost £108
98 V + 1
36. Nexen Winguard Snow G3 WH21
72.3%
70.3%
70.6%
Lowcost £109
98 V
37. Debica Frigo HP2
70%
86.5%
74.1%
71.9%
Lowcost £107
98 V
38. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Premium £137
94 H + 1
39. Nokian WR D3
Upper-middle
40. Uniroyal WinterExpert
63.8%
77.5%
71.5%
75.2%
Upper-middle £129
98 H + 1
41. Barum Polaris 5
64.6%
77.9%
71.1%
75.2%
Lowcost £103
98 H + 1
42. Falken EUROWINTER HS449
Upper-middle
43. Nokian WR A4
66.1%
77.4%
80.7%
Upper-middle
44. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
81.6%
70.5%
85.4%
Upper-middle £104
94 H + 2
45. Firestone Winterhawk 3! Newer model available: Firestone Winterhawk 4
66.5%
83.4%
77.3%
71.3%
Upper-middle
46. Matador MP93 Nordicca
Lowcost
47. Kormoran SNOW
Lowcost
48. Fortune Fsr901
Lowcost
49. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow! Newer model available: Matador MP93 Nordicca
72.1%
80.3%
76.9%
Lowcost
50. Imperial SnowDragon UHP
62%
70.7%
88.8%
Lowcost
51. Imperial SnowDragon 3
Lowcost
52. Kormoran SNOWPRO B2
Lowcost

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