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New Tire Releases of the Winter Season 2021/2022

New Tire Releases of the Winter Season 2021/2022

In this issue, we are sharing about new tire models from Continental, Goodyear, Hankook, Nokian, and other brands.

Vi Bilägare 2021: Test of Studless Winter Tires in Size 205/55 R16

Vi Bilägare 2021: Test of Studless Winter Tires in Size 205/55 R16

The Swedish magazine tested Scandinavian friction tires from seven brands, taking for comparison one tire model designed for milder European winters.

Auto Zeitung 2021: All-Season Tire Test R16

Auto Zeitung 2021: All-Season Tire Test R16

The German magazine tested all-season tires in a popular size, evaluating, among other things, the correlation between grip and the ambient temperature.

Auto Bild 2021: Winter Tire Test R16 (The Final)

Auto Bild 2021: Winter Tire Test R16 (The Final)

The biggest test of 2021 conducted by the expert team of the German publication Auto Bild was devoted to winter tires of one of Europe’s most popular sizes, 205/55 R16. The test began with a qualification round, during which the experts evaluated the snow and wet braking performance of 50 models, purchased anonymously in a retail network.

Moottori 2021: Test of studded commercial tires in size 215/65 R16C

Moottori 2021: Test of studded commercial tires in size 215/65 R16C

The Russian Viatti tires took part in the new test conducted by the Finnish magazine, showing quite decent snow and ice performance

ADAC 2021: Winter Tire Test R17

ADAC 2021: Winter Tire Test R17

The experts of the German motoring association ADAC in partnership with other European consumer rights organizations, and in full accordance with precisely defined methodology, tested 18 winter tire sets, purchasing them in small quantities from six different tire dealerships.

Auto Bild 2021: All-Season Tire Test R17

Auto Bild 2021: All-Season Tire Test R17

The popular German magazine ran a comparative test of 32 all-season tire models.

Auto Bild Allrad 2021: All-Season Tire Test R17

Auto Bild Allrad 2021: All-Season Tire Test R17

New tire models from the Michelin and Pirelli debuted in yet another independent test.

ADAC 2021: Summer Tire Test R16

ADAC 2021: Summer Tire Test R16

Mostly «good» and «satisfactory», as well as one «average» and one «bad» verdict — these are the results of the fresh big summer tire test performed by the German ADAC motoring association, which involved a total of 32 tire models. The experts traditionally tested tires of two sizes, this time around these being 205/55 R16 (Germany’s best-selling one), and 225/50 R17.

ADAC 2021: Summer Tire Test R17

ADAC 2021: Summer Tire Test R17

Having sorted out the 15 tire sets in size 205/55 R16, the ADAC expert team switched its focus to tires of a larger diameter. The second summer tire test of the 2021 season involved 17 tire models in size 225/50 R17, which can be fitted on middle-class cars, from Audi A4 to VW Passat.

Auto Zeitung 2021: UHP Summer Tire Test R18

Auto Zeitung 2021: UHP Summer Tire Test R18

The comparison summer tire test season 2021 is now officially open! The first to announce their test results for the upcoming summer were the experts of the German motoring publication Auto Zeitung, who tested ten tires in size 225/40 R18.

Tyre Reviews 2020: Summer Tire Test R16

Tyre Reviews 2020: Summer Tire Test R16

The British web portal tested 16-inch summer tires produced for the mass market.

ADAC 2020: Winter Tire Test R17 for SUVs and minivans

ADAC 2020: Winter Tire Test R17 for SUVs and minivans

The expert team of the German motoring association ADAC dedicated its second test of the winter season 2020/2021 to SUV and minivan tires. Their choice fell on the 235/55 R17 tire size, suitable for such cars as Audi A7 and Q3, VW Tiguan, T5, T6 and Phaeton, Ford Galaxy, S-MAX, and others.

ADAC 2020: Winter Tire Test R16 for mid-class passenger cars

ADAC 2020: Winter Tire Test R16 for mid-class passenger cars

The season of publishing winter tire tests in the fall of 2020 was opened by Germany’s Auto Bild with its grand-scale test that involved over 50 models; it immediately was followed by other heavyweights, such as Germany’s ADAC motoring association.

Auto Bild 2020: All-Season Tire Test

Auto Bild 2020: All-Season Tire Test

Many tire makers claim that all-season models are safe to drive in any weather conditions. Is it really the case, though? The answer to this question has been given by the experts of the German industry publication Auto Bild, who compared the performance of more than 30 sets of all-season tires on dry, wet, and snow-covered surfaces.