The Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 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 replaced the Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV.
2017 Tuulilasi Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV test
In 2017 experts of the Finnish publication Tuulilasi have tested the Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV at size 215/65 R16 and compared it with seven similar budget, mid-range and premium studded winter tyres.
Overall Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV review
According to the test results Nokian took 1st place.
- Very short wet braking distance and the best handling.
- Average dry braking distance.
- Great on the ice: good handling and the best braking, traction and lateral stability.
- Relatively long snow braking distance (but very close result to the leader), good traction and handling.
- Relatively high rolling resistance.
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