Accelera X-Grip

Accelera X-Grip photo, test, review, ratings

Accelera X-Grip is a Touring Winter tire with directional tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

2016 Auto Bild Sportcars Accelera X-Grip test

In 2016 experts of the German publication  Auto Bild Sportcars have tested Accelera X-Grip at size 245/40 R18 and compared to 7 similar mid-range and premium winter tires. In addition, experts included into the test one reference summer tyre for comparison of results.

Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
Last place in Wet braking. +6.18m braking distance.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
Last place in Wet handling. -6km/h handling speed.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
Last place in Wet lateral handling. +1.19sec wet lap time.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
3rd place in Straight aqua. -1.7km/h float speed.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
Last place in Dry braking. +1.2m dry braking distance.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
Last place in Dry handling. -4.1km/h dry handling average speed.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
7th place in Snow braking. +1.3m braking distance.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
7th place in Snow handling. -2.5km/h snow handling speed.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
7th place in Snow slalom. -0.33m/s2 max lateral acceleration.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
9th place in Snow traction. -401N average pulling force.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
6th place in Rolling resistance. -0.88kg/t rolling resistance.
Accelera X-Grip test, review, ratings
5th place in Noise. +1.1dB noise.

Overall Accelera X-Grip review

According to the test results Accelera took last place and got an expert score “Not recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • The worst results on the wet.
  • Relatively good straight aquaplanning resistance.
  • The longest dry braking distance and the lowest handling speed.
  • Poor snow performance.
  • High rolling resistance.
  • Average noise.

Similar tires from the test:

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