Avon ZV7

Avon ZV7 photo, test, review

Avon ZV7 is a Premium Touring summer tire with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

Nowadays the brand Avon are owned by the Cooper Tire.

2017 Auto Zeitung Avon ZV7 test

In 2017 experts of the German publication Auto Zeitung have tested Avon ZV7 at size 215/55 R17 and compared with nine similar budget, medium and premium summer tires.

Avon ZV7 test and review
7th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 5.8m longer, than the leader.
summer tire Avon ZV7 test and review
6-7th place in Wet handling. Avon was 4sec slower, than the leader.
summer tire Avon ZV7 test and review
5th place in Wet lateral handling. Avon was 0.59sec slower, than the leader.
summer tire Avon ZV7 test and review
7th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 7.8km/h lower, than the leader.
test Avon ZV7 review
5th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 1.6m longer, than the leader.
test Avon ZV7 review
9th place in Dry handling. Avon was 1.8sec slower, than the leader.
test Avon ZV7 review
9th place in Dry slalom. Avon was 3.8km/h slower, than the leader.
test Avon ZV7 review
9th place in Rolling resistance.
test Avon ZV7 review
6-9th place in Noise.

Overall Avon ZV7 review

According to the test results Avon took 8th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Long wet braking distance and average handling speed.
  • Average aquaplanning resistance.
  • Relatively good dry performance: the tire didn’t take high positions, but showed close results to the leader.
  • High rolling resistance.
  • Relatively high noise.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (16 votes, average: 4.06 out of 5)
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