The Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV is a Premium Touring studded winter tyre with directional tread, designed for SUV and 4×4.
The tyre also has version for passenger cars.
The tyre has been replaced by the Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV.
2016 Test World Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV test
In 2016 experts of the Finnish organization Test World have tested the Goodyear UG Ice Arctic SUV at size 235/65 R17 and compared it with six similar budget, mid-range and premium studded winter tyres. In addition, experts included into the test six studless winter tyres, for comparison of results.
Overall Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV review
According to the test results Nokian took 1st place among studded tyres.
- Average wet braking distance.
- Great ice performance: the best traction and very short braking distance.
- Good on the snow: short braking distance and the best traction.
- Good noise level.
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