The Continental ContiWinterContact TS850 is a Premium Touring Winter studless tyre with directional tread, designed for passenger cars.
The tyre has been replace by the Continental WinterContact TS860.
2015 Auto Zeitung Continental WinterContact TS850 test
In 2015 experts of the German magazine Auto Zeitung have tested the Continental ContiWInterContact TS 850 at size 185/65 R15 and compared it with thirteen similar budget, medium and premium tyres.
Overall Continental WinterContact TS 850 review
According to the test results the tyre took 1st place and became the winner.
- Great on the wet: the best handling and lateral stability, very short braking distance.
- Good aquaplanning resistance.
- Very good on the dry.
- The best results on the snow.
- Average noise level.
- Relatively high rolling resistance.
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