Nokian WR SUV 4

Nokian WR SUV 4 photo, test, review

The Nokian WR SUV 4 is a Premium Touring studless winter tyre with directional tread, 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 it with nine similar budget and premium winter tyres. In addition, experts included into the test one reference summer tyre for comparison of result.

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.

Overall Nokian WR SUV 4 review

According to the test results Nokian took 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.

Similar tyres from the test:

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