Continental SportContact 6

Continental SportContact 6 photo, test, review, ratings

Continental ContiSportContact 6 is a Max Performance summer tyre with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tyre replaced the Continental SportContact 5 and has been replaced by the Continental SportContact 7.

2021 Auto Bild Continental SportContact 6 Test

In 2021 experts of the German magazine Auto Bild have tested Continental at size 265/35 R20 and compared to 8 similar budget, mid-range and premium summer tires.

Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
3-4th place in Dry braking. +0.4m braking distance.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
5th place in Dry handling. -2.6km/h handling speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Wet braking. +0.1m braking distance.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
4th place in Wet handling. -3.5km/h handling speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
6th place in Straight aqua. -2.5km/h float speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
8th place in Noise. +1.6dB external noise.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Rolling resistance. +0.95kg/t rolling resistance.

2020 EVO Continental Sport Contact 6 Test

In 2020 experts of the British publication EVO have tested Continental at size 235/35 R19 and compared to 6 similar premium UHP and Max Performance summer tires.

Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Wet braking. +1.7m braking distance.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
Last place in Wet handling. +2.5sec lap time.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
4th place in Subj. Wet handling.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
6th place in Wet lateral handling. +0.21sec lap time.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
Last place in Straight aqua. -2.9km/h float speed.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
Last place in Lateral aqua. -0.74m/s2 lateral acceleration.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Dry braking. +0.2m braking distance.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
5-6th place in Dry handling. +0.8sec handling time.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Subj. Dry handling.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test, ratings, review
1st place in Rolling resistance. -0.1kg/t rolling resistance.

2019 Sport Auto Continental Sport Contact 6 Test

In 2019 experts of the German publication Sport Auto have tested Continental Conti Sport Contact 6 at size 245/30 R20 and compared to seven similar mid-range and premium summer tires.

Continental Sport Contact 6 test and review
2nd palce in Dry braking. The braking distance was 0.4m longer, than the leader.
Continental Sport Contact 6 test and review
1st place in Dry handling. Continental was 0.8km/h faster, than the next tire.
Continental Conti Sport Contact 6 test and review
1st palce in Subj. dry handling.
Continental Conti Sport Contact 6 test and review
1st place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 1.9m shorter, than the next tire.
Continental SportContact 6 test and review
2nd place in Wet handling. Continental was 1.7km/h slower, than the leader.
Continental SportContact 6 test and review
1st place in Subj. wet handling.
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5th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 5.4km/h lower, than the leader.
test Continental SportContact 6 review
2nd place in Rolling resistance.
test Continental ContiSportContact 6 review
2nd place in Noise.
test Continental ContiSportContact 6 review
4th place in Subj. comfort.

2019 Tyre Reviews ContiSportContact 6 Test

Test by the magazine Tyre Reviews in 2019. Experts have tested Continental at sizes 245/35 R19 front and 265/35 R19 rear and compared to 7 similar budget, mid-range and premium summer tires.

Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Dry braking. +0.4m braking distance.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
1st place in Dry handling. -0.2sec lap time.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
1st place in Subj. Dry handling.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Wet braking. +0.6m braking distance.
4th place in Wet handling. +2.99sec handling time.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
6-7th place in Wet handling.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
4th place in Straight aqua. -1.1km/h float speed.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
1st place in Rolling resistance. +0.13kg/t rolling resistance.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2-4th place in Comfort.
Continental ContiSportContact 6 test, ratings, review
1st place in Noise. -0.2dB external noise.

2018 Sport Auto Continental SportContact 6 Test

Test by the German publication Sport Auto in 2018. Experts used BMW M2 with same sizes like in previous test: 245/35 R19 front and 265/35 R19 rear and compared Continental to 5 similar UHP summer tires. In addition they included into the test 3 Semi Slick tires to compare results.

Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Dry braking (compared to similar tires). +0.5m braking distance.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2nd place in Dry handling. -6km/h handling speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
4th place in Wet braking. +3.4m braking distance.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
4th place in Wet handling. -4.4km/h handling speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2-6th place in Straight aqua. -2.7km/h float speed.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
5th place in Rolling resistance. +0.5kg/t rolling resistance.
Continental SportContact 6 test, ratings, review
2-3rd place in Noise. +1.8dB external noise.

Overall Continental SportContact 6 Review

1. 2021 Auto Bild (265/35 R20) – 2nd place and an expert score “Highly Recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • Short wet braking distance and good handling speed.
  • Good dry performance.
  • Average straight aquaplaning resistance.
  • Relatively high noise.
  • Low rolling resistance.

2. 2020 EVO (235/35 R19) – 2nd place.

  • Short wet braking distance and the lowest handling time.
  • The lowest straight and lateral aquaplaning resistance.
  • Good results on the dry.
  • The best rolling resistance.

3. 2019 Sport Auto (245/30 R20) – 1st place and an expert score “Highly Recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • Short dry braking distance and the best handling speed.
  • The shortest wet braking distance and good handling speed.
  • Average straight aquaplaning resistance.
  • Good rolling resistance and noise.
  • Good comfort.

4. 2019 Tyre Reviews (245/35 R19 + 265/35 R19) – 3rd place and an expert score “Highly recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • Short dry braking distance and the best handling speed.
  • Good wet performance.
  • Good straight aquaplaning resistance.
  • The best rolling resistance and noise.
  • Good comfort.

5.2018 Sport Auto (245/35 R19 + 265/35 R19) – 2nd place.

Main conclusions:

  • Great dry performance.
  • Well balanced on the wet but not so good as the best tire in the test.
  • High aquaplaning resistance.
  • Good rolling resistance and noise.

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