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Winter tyre test 195/55 R16 - AutoMotorSport 2021

Agenda: Best value in test Better than average value Worse than average value Worst value in test
#NameRating
Points total
Wet
Dry
Snow
Rolling resistance
Noise
Price
1. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005
Very good
8,7
9,6
8,6
8,2
8
7
£121
87 H + 1
2. Continental WinterContact TS 870
Very good
8,2
7,9
7,9
8,4
10
10
£132
87 H + 1
3. Vredestein Wintrac
Very good
8,1
7,8
8,5
8,2
7
9
£110
0 + 1
4. BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2
Good
7,8
6,6
7,4
10
5
9
£119
91 H
5. Michelin Alpin 6
Good
7,7
7,2
9,3
7,0
6
9
£149
87 H + 2
6. Goodyear UltraGrip 9+
Good
7,5
8,0
6,8
7,8
8
6
£115
87 T + 2
7. Pirelli Cinturato Winter
Good
7,5
6,3
7,6
8,6
7
9
8. Falken EuroWinter HS01
Good
7,1
7,4
7,0
7,5
4
10
£110
87 H
9. GT Radial Champiro WinterPro 2
Good
7,1
6,9
7,8
6,5
7
8
£93
91 H
10. Toyo Observe S944
Satisfactory
6,9
6,9
8,1
5,5
7
9
#Name - Rating Points total Wet Dry Snow Rolling resistance Noise Price
Above you can see the results of the AutoMotorSport 2021 195/55 R16 test performed by AutoMotorSport on a VW Polo in 2021. This test was performed in 195/55 R16, but is applicable to other similar sizes, especially in the same tyre width (195). Bridgestone Blizzak LM-005 is the best of 10 tested tyres according to tested properties (Points total, Wet, Dry, Snow, Rolling resistance, ). Other featured tyres include Continental WinterContact TS 870, Vredestein Wintrac, BFGoodrich G-FORCE WINTER 2; Some tyres weren't included in the test, such as Nokian WR D4, Kleber KRISALP HP3, Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452.

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. Continental WinterContact TS 860
90% Premium £133 87 H + 1
2. Dunlop Winter Sport 5
89% Premium £123 87 H + 3
3. Michelin ALPIN 5
89% Premium
4. GoodYear UltraGrip 9
89% Premium
5. Firestone Winterhawk 4
87% Upper-middle £101 87 H + 1
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6. Nokian WR D4
86% Upper-middle £103 87 H + 1
7. Kleber KRISALP HP3
86% Upper-middle £127 87 H + 1
8. Hankook Winter i*cept RS2 W452
85% Upper-middle £136 87 T + 4
9. Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320
84% Upper-middle £121 87 H + 1
10. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-001
84% Premium £148 87 T + 3
11. Maxxis Premitra Snow WP6
83% Lowcost £84 0 H
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12. Fulda Kristall Control HP2
81% Lowcost £95 87 T + 2
13. Semperit Speed-Grip 3
81% Lowcost
14. Nokian WR Snowproof
78% Upper-middle £114 87 H + 1
15. Giti GitiWinter W1
76% Lowcost
16. Sava Eskimo HP2
74% Lowcost £95 87 H
17. Uniroyal MS Plus 77
74% Upper-middle
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18. Barum Polaris 5
69% Lowcost £101 91 H
19. Kumho WinterCraft WP51
68% Upper-middle £195 87 H + 1
20. Nokian WR D3
66% Upper-middle
21. Debica Frigo HP2
66% Lowcost £92 87 H
22. Yokohama BluEarth winter V905
62% Upper-middle
23. Firestone Winterhawk 3
61% Upper-middle
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24. Uniroyal WinterExpert
55% Upper-middle £83 87 H + 1
25. Fortune Fsr901
40% Lowcost
26. Matador MP92 Sibir Snow
36% Lowcost
27. Kormoran SNOW
30% Lowcost
28. Imperial SnowDragon HP
10% Lowcost
#NameOur ratingSegmentPrice

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