The Falken Azenis FK510 is a summer tire that has received mixed reviews in various tests. The tire performs well on both wet and dry surfaces, with good precision and short braking distances on dry roads. Its performance remains consistent even at high tire temperatures. The tire's handling on wet surfaces is particularly commendable, as it requires minimal steering input to maintain its course. It stands out as a top performer in wet handling tests and provides a high level of grip, making it easy to control.
In terms of comfort, the Azenis FK510 is among the quietest tires in terms of noise levels. However, it falls short when it comes to fuel consumption compared to other test candidates. The tire's wear resistance is rated as good.
Notably, the tire's wet grip performance varies across tests. While some tests highlight its good handling and braking performance on wet roads, others criticize its grip level, tendency to oversteer, and extended braking distances in wet conditions. Aquaplaning performance has received mixed reviews, with some tests praising its good safety reserves and others pointing out its shortcomings.
The tire's performance on dry surfaces also receives a mixed response. Some criticize its handling, lack of steering precision, and susceptibility to oversteer during last-minute maneuvers. Other tests acknowledge its acceptable dry braking and cornering grip but recommend it for vehicles with lower handling demands.
In summary, the Falken Azenis FK510 is a well-rounded summer tire with strengths in wet and dry performance, handling, and comfort. However, it has some weaknesses in fuel efficiency and performance consistency across various tests. The tire may be better suited for moderately powered vehicles where the price is an important factor.
Falken Azenis FK510 is made in 114 sizes, starting from 255/35 R0 up to 235/45 R99.
Falken Azenis FK510 was tested 1x (GTÜ)
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Falken Azenis FK510 got replaced by Falken Azenis FK520
|Falken Azenis FK510|
|100% (7x)||85% (15x)|
|Highly recommended||Exemplary||Very good||Good||Satisfactory||Recommended||Good|
|96.3% (4x)||89.5% (10x)||87.1% (7x)||85% (1x)|
|225/xx Rxx||235/xx Rxx||245/xx Rxx||255/xx Rxx||265/xx Rxx|
|92.5% (10x)||85% (3x)||87.1% (7x)||100% (1x)||85% (1x)|
Falken Azenis FK510 is made in Japan/Turkey.
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