Continental VikingContact 5 is a Premium Touring Winter tire with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.
The tire has been replaced by the Continental VikingContact 6.
2013 Tekniikan Maailma Continental VikingContact 5 test
In 2013 experts of the Finnish publication Tekniikan Maailma have tested Continental Viking Contact 5 at size 205/55 R16 and compared to 12 studded and 7 studless budget, mid-range and premium winter tires.
Overall Continental ContiVikingContact 5 review
According to the test results Continental took 5th place among studless tires.
- Short dry braking distance and subjective handling score.
- Good wet performance.
- Short ice braking distance, average handling time and traction.
- One of the best results on the snow (among similar tires).
- Low noise.
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