Nokian WR SUV 4

Nokian WR SUV 4 photo, test, review

Nokian WR SUV 4 is a Premium Touring studless winter tire with directional tread patter, designed for SUV and 4×4.

The tyre replaced the Nokian WR SUV 3.

2018 Auto Bild Nokian WR SUV 4 Test

In 2018 experts of the German publication Auto Bild have tested the Nokian WR SUV 4 at size 235/60 R18 and compared with 9 similar budget and premium winter tyres. In addition, experts included into the test reference summer tires to compare results.

test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
7th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 2.4 meters longer, than the best winter tyre.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
6th place in Dry handling. Nokian was 0.7 km/h slower, than the best winter tyre.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
7th place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 2.4 meters longer, than the best winter tire.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
8th place in Wet handling. Nokian was 2.7km/h slower, than the leader.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
4th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 3.4km/h lower, than the leader.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
2-3rd place in Snow braking. The braking distance was 1 meters longer, than the leader.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
1st place and the best result in Snow handling. Nokian was 1.3km/h faster, than the next tyre.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
3rd place in Rolling resistance among winter tyres.
test Nokian WR SUV 4 review
5-6th place in Noise level test.

2018 Off Road Nokian WR SUV 4 Test

Test by the German magazine Off Road in 2018. The experts have tested the tire at size 235/60 R18 and compared to 5 similar budget, mid-range and premium winter tires.

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Nokian WR SUV 4 test, reviews, ratings

Overall Nokian WR SUV 4 Reviews

1. 2018 Auto Bild (235/60 R18) – 6th place. 

Main conclusions:

  • Average dry braking distance and good handling speed.
  • Relatively long wet braking and low handling.
  • Good aquaplanning resistance.
  • Short snow braking distance and the best handling speed.
  • Good rolling resistance and noise level.

2. 2018 Off Road (235/60 R18) – 1st place and an expert score “Highly recommended”.

Main conclusions:

  • Average wet braking distance.
  • High aquaplaning resistance.
  • Short dry braking distance.
  • The best results on the snow.
  • Short ice braking distance and good traction.
  • Low rolling resistance.
  • Average noise.

Similar tires from the test:

1 star2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars (49 votes, average: 3.69 out of 5)
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