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ADAC winter tyre test (205/55 R16; 9.2012)


ArticlesWinter tyres testsADAC winter tyre test (205/55 R16; 9.2012)

ADAC, 9/2012

Union of European Automobile clubs ADAC (D) / OEAMTC (AT) / TCS (CH) have published the winter tyre test 2012. Tested size is also choosed as the most popular for compact and midle range cars - 205/55 R16.

As the test vehicle was used very popular Skoda Ocatavia. The tests were carried out by the Automotive Clubs at the following proving grounds:
- All criteria on wet road, fuel consumption and noise: Contidrom, Jeversen, Germany;
- Snow handling, braking and traction: Ulrichen, Switzerland;
- Ice braking and ice circle: Ice Hall, Wolfsburg, Germany;
- Handling dry and dry braking: Bridgestone, Rome, Italy;
- Mileage: ADAC Wear Test around Landsberg, Bavaria, Germany;
- High speed test conducted by TU Darmstadt, Germany.

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Continental Conti Winter Contact TS850
Michelin Alpin A4
Dunlop SP Winter Sport 4D
Goodyear UltraGrip 8
Nokian WR D3
Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Semperit Speed-Grip 2
Vredestein Snowtrac 3
ESA-Tecar Super Grip 7+
Yokohama W.drive V903A
Fulda Kristall Control HP
Pirelli Winter 210 Snowcontrol 3
Falken Eurowinter HS449
Hankook Winter i*cept RS W442
Uniroyal MS plus 66
Syron Everest 1
UnitImportance
Dry road15% 2,4 2,2 2,5 2,5 2,5 2,3 2,7 2,6 2,8 2,1 2,6 3 2,3 2,4 2,4 3
Wet road30% 2,3 2,4 2,2 2,1 2,5 2,6 2,4 2,6 2,6 2,9 3 2,7 2,4 3 2,2 5,5
Snow20% 1,9 2 2,3 2,3 2,3 2,4 2,5 2,7 2,3 2,8 2,2 2,8 3,1 3,3 3,3 3,4
Icy road10% 2 2,1 2,4 2,3 2,4 2,3 2,7 2,4 2,3 2,4 2,7 2,5 2 2,2 2,5 2,7
Exterior noise levelpoints5% 3,2 3,7 3,2 3,5 3,6 4 2,4 3 3,2 3,3 3,5 3,7 3,2 3,6 3 4,2
Fuel consumptionpoints10% 1,4 1,9 1,9 2,2 2,3 2 1,9 2,2 1,7 2,1 2,1 2,1 2,2 2,1 2,2 2,6
Meeleagepoints10% 1 1 2,3 2 2,5 2 2,5 2 2 1,5 2 2 2,3 2,3 2,3 2
Overall scorepoints 2,1 2,1 2,3 2,3 2,5 2,6 2,7 2,7 2,8 2,9 satisfactory satisfactory 3,1 3,3 3,3 5,5
Rating ADAC well well well well well satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory satisfactory insufficient
Place 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

About ContiWinterContact TS850:
+ best on snow and ice;
+ best in fuel consumption and wear.

About Semperit Speed-Grip 2:
+ good on wet road;
- slightly weaker on dry road and ice.

About Uniroyal MS plus 66:
+ very good on wet road;
- relatively weak on snow.

SIA LANEKS, 2012.

More information on sites of ADAC, OEAMTC and TCS.