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Summer tyre test 205/55 R16 - Autobild 2021

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Wet
Dry
Running costs
Price
1. Kumho Ecsta HS51
Exemplary
1-
2+
2+
2. Continental PremiumContact 6
Exemplary
2+
2
2+
£90
91 H + 1
3. Semperit Speed-Life 3
Exemplary
1-
2-
2
£90
91 H + 3
4. Debica Presto HP2
Exemplary
2
2
2
£90
91 H + 3
5. Bridgestone Turanza T005
Exemplary
2
2
2-
£83
91 H + 9
6. Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
Good
1-
1-
3+
£63
91 H + 7
7. Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2
Good
1-
1-
3+
£87
91 V + 3
8. Michelin Primacy 4
Good
2
2
1-
£93
91 H + 12
9. Firestone Roadhawk
Good
2+
2+
3
£65
91 H + 3
10. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance 2
Good
2-
2
1
£80
91 H + 4
11. BFGoodrich Advantage
Satisfactory
2-
2+
2-
£103
91 H + 9
12. Maxxis Premitra HP5
Satisfactory
2
2+
3
£74
91 V + 1
13. Toyo Proxes Comfort
Satisfactory
2-
2+
2-
£53
0 + 2
14. Uniroyal RainSport 5
Satisfactory
2+
2-
2-
£62
91 H + 3
15. Falken ZIEX ZE310 Ecorun
Satisfactory
2-
2
2
£61
91 H + 4
16. Fulda EcoControl HP2
Satisfactory
2-
2
2
£66
91 H + 3
17. Nokian WetProof
Satisfactory
2
2
3
£87
91 H + 4
18. Kleber Dynaxer HP4
Satisfactory
2-
2
2-
£85
91 H + 9
19. Dunlop Sport BluResponse
Satisfactory
2-
2
3+
£80
91 H + 5
20. Nexen N blue HD Plus
Satisfactory
3+
2+
3+
£70
0 + 1
#Name - Rating Wet Dry Running costs Price
Above you can see the results of the Autobild 2021 205/55 R16 test performed by Autobild on a VW Golf in 2021. This test was performed in 205/55 R16, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (205). Kumho Ecsta HS51 is the best of 20 tested tyres according to tested properties (Wet, Dry, Running costs, ). Other featured tyres include Continental PremiumContact 6, Semperit Speed-Life 3, Debica Presto HP2; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Pirelli Cinturato P7, Bridgestone Turanza T001, Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde.

Same size tyres not featured in the test

Tests usually don't cover the whole market - here is our selection what not to miss when shopping for tyres in this size.
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice
1. Michelin Pilot Sport 4
94% Premium £102 91 W + 2
2. Goodyear Efficient Grip Performance
88% Premium £80 91 H + 11
3. Goodyear Efficientgrip Performance
88% Premium £102 91 V + 3
4. Michelin Primacy 3
87% Premium £106 91 H + 7
5. Pirelli P7 Cinturato Blue
87% Premium
16
6. Pirelli Cinturato P7
86% Premium £70 91 H + 13
7. Bridgestone Turanza T001
86% Premium £96 91 Q + 3
8. Pirelli P1 Cinturato Verde
85% Premium £84 91 H + 1
9. Falken ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN
84% Upper-middle £66 91 V + 3
10. Vredestein Ultrac Satin
84% Premium
11. Hankook Kinergy eco K425
81% Upper-middle
10
12. Fulda EcoControl HP
81% Lowcost
13. Yokohama Advan Sport V105
80% Upper-middle £79 91 V + 1
14. Semperit Speed-Life 2
80% Lowcost
15. Michelin Energy Saver+
80% Premium £82 91 H + 7
16. Vredestein Sportrac 5
80% Premium
17. Hankook Ventus Prime2 K115
80% Upper-middle £86 91 H + 6
25
18. Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27
79% Upper-middle
19. Kumho Ecsta PS71
79% Upper-middle £94 91 V + 1
20. Uniroyal RainSport 3
78% Upper-middle £91 91 H + 5
21. Continental Ecocontact 6
78% Premium £93 91 H + 10
22. Continental PremiumContact 5
76% Premium £107 91 H + 5
23. Nokian Line
76% Upper-middle
30
24. Bridgestone Turanza T001 Evo
76% Premium
25. Dunlop SP Sport MAXX RT
75% Premium £84 91 W + 2
26. Sava Intensa HP
75% Lowcost
27. Kumho Ecowing ES31
75% Upper-middle £72 0 + 4
28. GoodYear Efficientgrip Cargo
75% Premium
29. Giti Premium H1
73% Lowcost
11
30. Hankook Kinergy eco2 K435
71% Upper-middle £73 91 H + 1
31. Kleber Dynaxer HP3
69% Upper-middle
32. Cooper Zeon CS8
69% Upper-middle £87 0 V + 7
33. Matador MP47 Hectorra 3
67% Lowcost £82 91 H + 4
34. Giti Synergy E1
66% Lowcost
35. Barum Bravuris 5 HM
66% Lowcost £78 91 H + 3
38
36. Nankang Comfort ECO-2+
65% Lowcost £49 91
37. Falken Sincera SN110
65% Upper-middle £67 91 H + 1
38. BFGoodrich G-Grip
61% Upper-middle
39. Yokohama Advan Fleva V701
57% Upper-middle £88 91 W
40. Sava Intensa HP2
56% Lowcost £71 91 H + 3
41. Barum Bravuris 3 HM
52% Lowcost
11
42. Yokohama BLUEARTH-GT AE51
46% Upper-middle £77 91 V + 2
43. Debica Presto HP
40% Lowcost
44. Dunlop SP Sport Fastresponse
40% Premium
45. Kormoran Road Performance
36% Lowcost
46. Imperial EcoDriver 5
30% Lowcost
47. Firestone Firehawk SZ90
21% Upper-middle
23
48. Dayton Touring 2
10% Lowcost
49. Kormoran Gamma B2
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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