Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117

Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117 photo, test, review

Hankook Ventus S1 evo 2 K117 is a Max Performance Summer tire with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire also has version for SUV.

The tire has been replaced by the Hankook K127.

2017 Auto Bild Hankook Ventus S1 evo 2 K117 test

In 2017 experts of the German publication Auto Bild have tested Hankook K117 Ventus S1 evo 2 at size 245/40 R18 and compared with eight similar budget, medium and premium summer tires.

Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117 test and review
7th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 1.4m longer, than the leader.
Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117 test and review
7th place in Wet handling. Hankook was 2.1km/h slower, than the leader.
Hankook Ventus S1 evo 2 K117 test and review
7th place in Wet lateral handling. Hankook was 0.61sec slower, than the leader.
Hankook Ventus S1 evo 2 K117 test and review
3rd place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 0.8km/h lower, than the leader.
Hankook Ventus S1 evo 2 K117 test and review
4th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 0.5m longer, than the leader.
summer tire Hankook K117 test and review
3rd place in Dry handling. Hankook was 1.1km/h slower, than the leader.
summer tire Hankook K117 test and review
7th place in Rolling resistance.
test Hankook K117 review
1st place in Noise.

Overall Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 K117 review

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

Main conclusions:

  • Relatively poor wet performance.
  • High straight aquaplanning resistance.
  • Good dry performance.
  • Average rolling resistance.
  • The best noise.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (13 votes, average: 3.92 out of 5)
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