Tyre Reviews 2020: Summer Tire Test R16
The British web portal tested 16-inch summer tires produced for the mass market.
List of models tested:
- BFGoodrich Advantage
- Bridgestone Turanza T005
- Continental PremiumContact 6
- Falken Ziex ZE310 Ecorun
- Goodride RP28
- Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance 2
- Hankook Ventus Prime3 K125
- Maxxis Premitra HP5
- Michelin Primacy 4
- Nokian Wetproof
- Pirelli Cinturato P7 (P7C2)
- Uniroyal RainSport 5
In its next test, the British web portal Tyre Reviews, which has recently become fairly popular in the tire industry, compared 12 summer tires in a widespread size of 205/55 R16, performing wet and dry tests, as well as evaluating the noise emission and the environmental performance of the tires.
The test involved several new models 2020 at once, such as Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance 2 and Pirelli Cinturato P7C2, as well as BFGoodrich Advantage, which made its debut in independent tests. In addition, the test included tires from other well-known brands, such as Nokian, Bridgestone, and Hankook, while the economy segment was represented by a Goodride model from China’s ZC Rubber. The test was conducted at a Goodyear test facility in the south of France.
In this test we have twelve of the most popular tyres on the market, including the multiple test winning Continental PremiumContact 6 and Michelin Primacy 4, going up against the new Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance 2, Pirelli Cinturato P7 C2, Uniroyal RainSport 5 and BFGoodrich Advantage, with the usual tyres from Falken ze310 ecorun, Nokian wetproof, Bridgestone turanza t005, Maxxis hp5, Hankook ventus prime 3 and Goodride RP28.
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