Hankook Kinergy Eco K425

Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco photo, test, review, ratings

Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco is a Touring Summer tire with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire has been replaced by the Hankook Kinergy Eco 2 K435.

2016 Autozurnal Hankook Kinergy Eco K425

In 2016 experts of the Slovak magazine Autozurnal have tested the Hankook Kinergy K425 at size 215/65 R16 and compared to 8 similar budget, mid-range and premium summer tires. In addition, experts included into the test Michelin Crossclimate as All-Season model for comparison of results.

Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
3rd place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 3.1m longer, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
8th place in Wet handling. Hankook was 5.08 sec slower, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
8th place in Wet lateral stability. Hankook was 0.29sec slower, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
3-4th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 1.6km/h lower, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
2nd place in Lateral aqua.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
5-6th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 1.5m longer, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
5th place in Dry handling. Hankook was 0.59 sec slower, than the leader.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
1-3rd place in Comfort.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
5-6th place in Noise.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
3-4th place in Noise.
Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco test, review, rating
6th place in Rolling resistance.

Overall Hankook Kinergy Eco K425 Review

According to the test results Hankook took 4th place and got an expert score “Good”.

Main conclusions:

  • Short wet braking distance but relatively low handling speed.
  • High straight and lateral aquaplaning resistance.
  • Good dry performance.
  • The best comfort.
  • Low noise.
  • Average rolling resistance.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (4 votes, average: 3.75 out of 5)
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