Nokian WetProof

Nokian WetProof photo, test, review

Nokian WetProof is a Premium Touring summer tire with asymmetrical pattern tread, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire also has version for SUV and 4×4.

The tyre replaced the Nokian Line.

2019 Auto Bild Nokian WetProof test

In 2019 experts of the German magazine Auto Bild have tested the Nokian Wet Proof at size 225/45 R17 and compared with 19 simillar budget, medium and premium summer tires.

Nokian WetProof test and review
7-9th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 1m longer, than the leader.
Nokian WetProof test and review
11-13th place in Dry handling. Nokian was 1.7 km/h slower, than the leader.
summer tyre Nokian WetProof test and review
6th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 1m longer, than the leader.
summer tyre Nokian WetProof test and review
2nd place in Wet handling. Nokian was 0.6km/h slower, than the leader.
summer tyre test Nokian WetProof review
19th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 8.9km/h lower, than the leader.
summer tyre test Nokian WetProof review
11-13th place in Rolling resistance.
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1st place in Noise.
test summer tyre Nokian WetProof review
15-19th place in Comfort.
test summer tyre Nokian WetProof review
13th place in Wear resistance.

Overall Nokian WetProof review

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

Main conclusions:

  • Good dry performance.
  • Short wet braking distance and one of the best handling speed.
  • Low straight aquaplanning resistance.
  • Average rolling and wear resistance.
  • The best noise.
  • Low comfort.

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