Continental ContiPremiumContact 5

Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 photo, test, review

Continental PremiumContact 5 is a Premium Touring summer tire with asymmetrical tread, designed for Passenger cars.

The tyre has been replaced by Continental PremiumContact 6.

2019 Auto Motor und Sport Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 test

In 2019 experts of the German publication AMS have tested the Continental PremiumContact 5 at size 215/55 R17 and compared with 10 budget, medium and premium tyres.

Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 test and review
10th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 3.1m longer, than the leader.
Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 test and review
10th place in Dry handling. Continental was 1.4 km/h slower, than the leader.
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8-10th place in Dry handling.
test Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 review
3rd place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 0.5m longer, than the leader.
test Continental PremiumContact 5 review
4-5th place in Wet handling. Continental was 1.9km/h slower, than the leader.
test Continental PremiumContact 5 review
4-6th place in Wet handling.
test Continental Conti Premium Contact 5 review
1st place and the best result in Straight aqua. The float speed was 0.8km/h higher, than the next tire.
test Continental Conti Premium Contact 5 review
9-10th place in Rolling resistance.
test Continental Conti PremiumContact 5 review
10-11th place in Noise.
test Continental Conti PremiumContact 5 review
2-4th place in Comfort.

Overall Continental ContiPremiumContact 5 review

According to the test results Continental took 7th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Poor dry performance: long braking distance and relatively low handling speed.
  • Great results on the wet.
  • The best aquaplanning resistance.
  • High noise.
  • High rolling resistance.
  • Good comfort.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (21 votes, average: 3.76 out of 5)
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