Continental ContiEcoContact 5

Continental ContiEcoContact 5 photo, test, review

Continental EcoContact 5 is a Premium Touring Summer tyre with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire has been replaced by the Continental EcoContact 6.

2018 Gute Fahrt Continental ContiEcoContact 5 Test

In 2018 experts of the German publication Gute Fahrt have tested Continental Conti EcoContact 5 at size 205/55 R16 and compared with eight similar budget, medium and premium summer tires.

Continental ContiEcoContact 5 test and review
8th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 1.9m longer, than the leader.
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5th place in Subj. dry handling.
Continental ContiEcoContact 5 test and review
3rd place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 1.5m longer, than the leader.
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6th place in Wet lateral handling.
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4-7th place in Subj. wet handling.
Continental ContiEcoContact 5 test and review
Last place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 7.9km/h lower, than the leader.
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7th place in Lateral aqua.
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1st place in Rolling resistance.

Overall Continental EcoContact 5 review

According to the test results Continental took 5th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Long dry braking distance and good handling.
  • Good wet performance.
  • The lowest straight and low lateral aquaplaning resistance.
  • The best rolling resistance.

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