Bridgestone Weather Control A005

Bridgestone Weather Control A005 photo, test, review

Bridgestone A005 Weather Control is a Premium Touring All Season tyre with directional tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire replaced the Bridgestone Weather Control A001.

2018 Auto Bild Bridgestone Weather Control A005 test

In 2018 experts of the German publication Auto Bild have tested the All Season tyre Bridgestone A005 at size 195/65 R15 and compared it with nine similar budget, medium and premium tyres. In addition, experts included into the test reference summer and winter tyres to compare the results.

Bridgestone Weather Control A005 test and review
1st place and the best result in Dry braking. The braking distance was: a) 1.4m shorter, than next a/s tire; b) 0.4m longer, than summer; c) 7.6m shorter, than winter.
Bridgestone Weather Control A005 test and review
1st place and the best result in Dry handling. Bridgestone was: a) 0.7km/h faster, than next a/s tire; b) 2km/h slower, than summer; c) 1.9km/h faster, than winter.
Bridgestone Weather Control A005 test and review
1st place and the best result in Wet braking. The braking distance was: a) 1m shorter, than next a/s tire; b) 3.8m longer, than summer; c) 8.2m shorter, than winter.
Bridgestone A005 test and review
2nd place in Wet handling. Bridgestone was: a) 0.4km/h slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 0.6km/h slower, than summer; c) 2.3km/h faster, than winter.
Bridgestone A005 test and review
6th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was: a) 4.5km/h lower, than the best a/s tire; b) 2.6km/h higher, than winter; c) 5km/h higher, than summer.
Bridgestone A005 test and review
Last place in Snow braking. The braking distance was: a) 5.4m longer, than the best a/s tire; b) 5.9m longer, than winter; c) 11.8m shorter, than summer.
Bridgestone A005 test and review
Last place in Snow handling. Bridgestone was: a) 3.1km/h slower, than the best a/s tire; b) 2.9km/h slower, than winter; c) 28.3km/h faster, than summer.
Bridgestone A005 test and review
7th place in Wear resistance.
test Bridgestone A005 review
3rd place in Rolling resistance.
test Bridgestone A005 review
Last place in Noise level test.

Overall Bridgestone Weather Control A005 review

According to the test results Bridgestone took last place.

Main conclusions:

  • The best dry performance.
  • The shortest wet braking distance and good handling.
  • Average aquaplanning resistance.
  • The worst results on the snow: the longest braking distance and low handling speed.
  • Good rolling resistance.
  • Average wear resistance.
  • The highest noise.

Similar tires from the test:

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