Nokian PowerProof

Nokian PowerProof photo, test, review

Nokian PowerProof is a Max Performance summer tire with asymmetrical pattern tread, designed for Passenger cars. The tire also has version for SUV and 4×4.

This tire replaced the Nokian zLine.

2019 Auto Bild Sports Car Nokian PowerProof test

In 2019 experts of the German magazine Auto Bild Sports Car have tested  Nokian Power Proof at size 245/45 R18 and compared with ten simillar budget, medium and premium summer tyres.

Nokian PowerProof test and review
5th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 0.8m longer, than the leader.
Nokian PowerProof test and review
7th place in Dry handling. Nokian was 1.7km/h slower, than the leader.
Nokian PowerProof test and review
7th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 7.6m longer, than the leader.
summer tyre Nokian PowerProof test and review
8th place in Wet handling. Nokian was 7.2km/h slower, than the leader.
summer tyre Nokian Power Proof test and review
10th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 4.6km/h lower, than the leader.
test Nokian PowerProof review
8-10th place in Comfort.
test Nokian PowerProof review
4-5th place in Rolling resistance.
test Nokian PowerProof review
7-9th place in Noise.

Overall Nokian Powerproof review

According to the test results Nokian took 7th place and got an expert score “satisfactorily”.

Main conclusions:

  • Average dry performance.
  • Relatively long wet braking distance and low handling speed.
  • Low straight aquaplanning resistance.
  • Low comfort.
  • Average noise.
  • Low rolling resistance.

Similar tires from the test:

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