The Barum Polaris 3 is a Touring Winter tyre with directional tread, designed for passenger cars.
Nowadays the brand are owned to the Continental.
Test Barum Polaris 3 at size 195/65 R15 by German Auto Bild in 2018
In 2018 experts of the German magazine Auto Bild have tested the Barum Polaris 3 at size 195/65 R15 and compared it with nineteen similar budget, mid-range and premium winter tyres. In addition, experts included into the test one reference summer tyre for comparison of results.
According to the test result Barum Polaris 3 took 16th place.
- Long dry braking distance, but relatively good handling.
- Poor wet braking and handling, low aqua resistance.
- Good results on the snow: short braking distance and fast average speed.
- Low price.
- Poor wear resistance.
- Good fuel comparison.