Gislaved EuroFrost 6

Gislaved EuroFrost 6 photo, test, review

The Gislaved Euro Frost 6 is a Touring studless winter tyre with directional tread, designed for passenger cars.

The tyre replaced the Gislaved EuroFrost 5.

Nowadays the brand Gislaved are owned to the Continental.

2018 Auto Bild Gislaved Euro Frost 6 test

In 2018 experts of the German magazine Auto Bild have tested the Gislaved EuroFrost 6 at size 195/65 R15 and compared it with nineteen similar budget, mid-range and premium winter tyres. In addition, experts included into the test one reference summer tyre for comparison of results.

test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
19-19th place in Dry braking. Similar result with Barum Polaris 3 and Semperit Master Grip 2 (also belong to the Continental).  The braking distance was 3.3 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
2nd place in Dry handling. Gislaved was 1 km/h slower, than the leader.
test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
16th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 2.7 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
19th place in Wet handling. The tyre was 3.5km/h slower, than the leader.
test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
20th place and the lowest result in Straight aqua. The float speed was 13.2 km/h lower, than the leader.
test Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review
14-16th place in Snow braking. Same result with Debica and Dunlop. The braking distance was 1.1 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Euro Frost 6 review
16th place in Snow handling. Gislaved was 1.4km/h slower, than the leader.
test Gislaved Euro Frost 6 review
11-13th place in Rolling resistance.
test Gislaved Euro Frost 6 review
14-15th place in Noise level test. Same result with Goodyear UG9.
test Gislaved Euro Frost 6 review
17th place in Wear resistance test.

Overall Gislaved EuroFrost 6 review

According to the test results Gislaved took last place in the test.

Main conclusions:

  • Relatively long dry braking, good handling.
  • Poor results on the wet.
  • The lowest aquaplanning resistance.
  • Relatively good on the snow.
  • Average noise level and rolling resistance.
  • Low wear resistance.

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