The Hankook Winter I Pike RS W419 is a Premium Touring studded winter tyre with directional tread, designed for passenger cars.
The tyre has been replaced by the Hankook Winter W429.
2015 AMS Hankook Winter i Pike RS W419 test
In 2015 experts of the Swedish publication Auto Motor & Sport have tested the Hankook W419 at size 205/55 R16 and compared it with seven similar budget, mid-range and premium studded tyres. In addition, experts included into the test eight studless tyres, for comparison of results.
Overall Hankook Winter I Pike RS W419 review
According to the test results Hankook took 3rd place among studded tyres.
- Relatively long wet braking distance and good handling.
- The longest dry braking distance.
- Relatively short ice braking distance, good traction and lateral stability.
- Great snow performance.
- Low rolling resistance among studded tyres.
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