The Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen 1 is an Ultra High Performance studless winter tyre with directional tread, designed for passenger cars.
The tyre also has version for SUV.
2018 Auto Bild Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen1 test
In 2018 experts of the German publication Auto Bild have tested the Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen 1 at size 245/45 R18 and compared it with nine similar budget, mid-range and premium UHP winter tyres. Moreover, experts included into the test one reference summer tyre for comparison of results.
Overall Goodyear UltraGrip Performance Gen-1 review
According to the test results Goodyear took 5th place.
- Average dry braking distance and the lowest handling (but were very close to leaders).
- Good wet performance: short braking distance and high handling average speed.
- High aquaplanning resistance.
- Good on the snow.
- Good rolling resistance.
- Relatively high noise level.
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