Gislaved Nord Frost 100

Gislaved Nord Frost 100 photo, test, review

The Gislaved Nord Frost 100 is a Premium Touring Studded winter tire with directional tread, designed for Passenger cars.

The model also has version for SUV.

The tire has been replaced by the Gislaved Nord Frost 200.

Nowadays the brand are owned to the Continental.

2014 Test World Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 test

In 2014 experts of the Finnish organization Test World have tested the Gislaved NordFrost 100 at size 205/55 R16 and compared to 12 similar budget, mid-range and premium studded tires.

test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
5-7th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 1.4 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
5th place in Wet handling. Gislaved was 0.5 seconds slower, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
1-8th place in Subj. wet handling.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
9th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 2.3 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
8-11th place in Subj. dry handling.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
4-9th place in Directional stability.
test Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review
6-7th place in Ice braking. The braking distance was 1.1 meters longer, than the leader.
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5-6th place in Ice traction. Acceleration time was 0.7 seconds longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved NordFrost 100 review
5th place in Ice handling. Gislaved was 6.7 seconds slower, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
4-6th place in Subj. ice handling.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
11th place in Snow braking. The braking distance was 1.9 meters longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
2-4th place in Snow traction. Acceleration time was 0.1 seconds longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
2-3rd place in Snow handling. Gislaved was 0.3 seconds longer, than the leader.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
1-4th place in Subj. snow handling. One of the best result.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
2-9th place in Noise level test.
test Gislaved Nord*Frost 100 review
5-9th place in Rolling resistance.

Overall Gislaved Nord Frost 100 review

According to the test results Gislaved took 5th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Very good wet perofmance.
  • Good dry braking distance, handling and directional stability.
  • Relatively short ice braking distance (tire showed same result with premium Goodyear Ice Arctic). Good ice handling and traction.
  • Relatively long snow braking distance (but very close result to the leader), one of the best traction and handling.
  • Average noise level.
  • Good rolling resistance.

Similar tires from the test:

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