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Winter 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
Stopping distance on wet
Stopping distance on snow
Price
1. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
-
32,1
28,1
£72
91 T + 3
2. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
-
33,6
27,3
£101
91 T + 6
3. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
-
33,4
28,2
£58
91 T + 7
4. Continental WinterContact TS 870
-
34,2
27,7
£90
91 T + 3
5. Firestone Winterhawk 4
-
33,5
28,6
£64
91 T + 2
6. Goodyear UltraGrip 9+
-
35,2
27,5
£68
91 T + 2
7. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
-
35,6
27,9
£70
91 T + 3
8. Semperit Speed-Grip 3
-
35,1
28,5
£70
91 T + 7
9. Vredestein Wintrac
-
33,5
30,3
10. Laufenn I FIT Plus
-
35,2
28,6
11. Kleber KRISALP HP3
-
35,6
28,4
£72
91 T + 3
12. Michelin Alpin 6
-
34,9
29,1
£85
91 T + 3
13. Sava Eskimo HP2
-
36,5
28
£73
91 H + 1
14. Uniroyal MS plus 77
-
36,1
28,6
£58
91 T + 2
15. Barum Polaris 5
-
36,1
28,8
£69
91 T + 3
16. Nexen Winguard Snow G3 WH21
-
35,6
29,4
17. Yokohama BluEarth-Winter V906
-
35,9
29,2
18. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
-
36,8
28,6
£64
91 H + 1
19. Falken EuroWinter HS01
-
36,2
29,5
£66
91 T + 3
20. Nokian WR Snowproof
-
36,5
29,2
£66
91 T + 3
21. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
-
37,4
28,6
£53
91 T + 3
22. Cooper WeatherMaster SA2+
-
35,9
30,2
23. Avon WV7
-
36,4
29,8
24. General Altimax Winter 3
-
37,7
28,6
£79
91 T + 2
25. Radar Dimax Alpine
-
37,7
28,6
26. Tyfoon Eurosnow 2
-
37,7
28,7
27. Pirelli Cinturato Winter
-
37,3
29,2
£67
91 T + 3
28. Giti GitiWinter W2
-
38
29,1
29. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
-
38
29,1
£56
0 H + 1
30. Apollo Alnac 4G
-
38
29,5
£55
91 H + 2
31. Kumho WinterCraft WP51
-
37,8
29,8
£52
91 T + 4
32. CST Medallion Winter WCP1
-
37,6
30,5
33. Landsail Winter Lander
-
35,3
37,9
34. Mastersteel Winter+
-
36,1
37,2
35. Roadhog Winter+
-
37,5
40,4
36. Toyo Observe S944
-
38,2
37. Kormoran Snow
-
39,1
£49
91 T + 4
38. Syron Everest 1 X
-
39,9
39. Goodride SW608
-
40,8
£45
91 T
40. Zeetex WH 1000
-
41
41. Imperial Snowdragon HP
-
41,1
42. Tourador Winter Pro TS1
-
41,2
43. HiFly Win-Turi
-
41,3
44. Nordexx Wintersafe
-
42,8
45. Platin RP 60 Winter
-
43,1
46. Tristar Snowpower HP
-
43,2
£39
91 H + 1
47. Sunny Wintermax NW 211
-
43,6
48. Premiorri ViaMaggiore Z Plus
-
44,1
49. Superia Bluewin UHP
-
44,8
50. Petlas Snowmaster W651
-
45,4
#Name - Rating Stopping distance on wet Stopping distance on snow Price
Above you can see the results of the Autobild 2021 205/55 R16 brzdnadraha 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). Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005 is the best of 50 tested tyres according to tested properties (Stopping distance on wet, Stopping distance on snow, ). Other featured tyres include Dunlop Winter Sport 5, Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452, Continental WinterContact TS 870; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III, Michelin ALPIN A4, Nokian WR D4.

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. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance+
91% Premium £114 94 V
2. Continental WinterContact TS 860
90% Premium £68 91 T + 4
3. GoodYear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1
89% Premium £94 91 H + 1
4. GoodYear UltraGrip 9
89% Premium £86 91 T + 2
5. Michelin ALPIN 5
89% Premium £151 91 T + 6
6
6. Pirelli WINTER SOTTOZERO Serie III
86% Premium £88 91 H + 3
7. Michelin ALPIN A4
86% Premium £80 91 H
8. Nokian WR D4
86% Upper-middle £85 91 T + 4
9. Semperit Speed-Grip 2
86% Lowcost
10. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320
84% Upper-middle
11. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
84% Premium £87 91 H + 5
10
12. Toyo Snowprox S954
80% Upper-middle £115 91 H
13. Vredestein Snowtrac 5
77% Premium £63 91 T + 2
14. Continental WinterContact TS 860S
76% Premium £105 91 H
15. Giti GitiWinter W1
76% Lowcost
16. Kumho WinterCraft WP71
75% Upper-middle £63 94 V
17. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001 EVO
75% Premium £67 91 T + 2
7
18. Debica Frigo 2
75% Lowcost £65 91 T
19. Sava ESKIMO S3+
73% Lowcost £56 91 T
20. Fulda KRISTALL MONTERO 3
67% Lowcost £81 91 T + 1
21. Debica Frigo HP2
66% Lowcost £67 91 H
22. Nexen WinGuard Sport
66% Lowcost
23. Nokian WR D3
66% Upper-middle £71 91 T + 2
20
24. Imperial SnowDragon UHP
65% Lowcost £38 91 H + 1
25. Nokian WR A4
63% Upper-middle £65 91 H + 2
26. Falken EUROWINTER HS449
63% Upper-middle £93 91 H + 1
27. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
62% Upper-middle £57 91 T + 3
28. Firestone Winterhawk 3
61% Upper-middle £60 91 T + 3
29. Toyo SnowProx S943
38% Upper-middle £108 91 T
29
30. Imperial SnowDragon 3
1% Lowcost
31. Duraturn Mozzo Winter
1% Lowcost
32. Syron Everest 1 plus
1% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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