Formula Ice

Formula Ice photo, test, review, ratings

Formula Ice is a Touring Winter studded tire with tire with directional tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

2017 Autocenter  Formula Ice test

In 2017 experts of the Ukranian magazine Autocenter have tested Formula Ice at size 205/55 R16  and compared to 9similar budget, mid-range and premium studded winter tires.

Formula Ice test, review, ratings
6th place in Wet braking. +5.13m braking distance.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
9th place in Subj. wet handling. Subjective score – 6 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
6-8th place in Wet lateral handling. +0.9sec lap time.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
3rd place in Dry braking. +0.41m braking distance.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
9th place in Subj. dry handling. Subjective score – 5 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
6th place in Ice braking. +3.51m braking distance.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
4-5th place in Subj. ice handling. Subjective score – 7 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
4th place in Ice lateral handling. +0.6seс lap time.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
7th place in Ice traction. +2.06sec acceleration time.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
8th place in Snow braking. +0.59m braking distance.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
4-5th place in Subj. snow handling. Subjective score – 9 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
5th place in Snow traction. +0.31sec acceleration time.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
8-9th place in Noise. Subjective score – 6 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
5-7th place in Subj. comfort. Subjective score – 7 points.
Formula Ice test, review, ratings
3-4th place in Rolling resistance. +1.52kg/t rolling resistance.

Overall Formula Ice review

According to the test results Formula took 5th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Average wet braking and lateral handling.
  • Unbalanced on the dry: short braking distance but low handling subjective score.
  • Good on the ice.
  • Good on the snow.
  • Average comfort and rolling resistance.
  • High noise.

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