Toyo Observe GSi-5

Toyo Observe GSi-5 photo, test, review

The Toyo Observe GSi5 is a Touring studless winter tire with directional tread, designed for passenger cars and SUV.

2016 Za Rulem Toyo Observe Gsi-5 test

In 2016 experts of the Russian publication Za Rulem have tested the Toyo GSI 5 at size 225/45 R17 and compared to 8 similar mid-range and premium winter tires.

test Toyo Observe GSi-5 review
Last place in Wet braking. The braking distance was 5.9 meters longer, than the leader.
test Toyo Observe GSi-5 review
Last place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 4.3 meters longer, than the leader.
test Toyo GSi 5 review
5th place in Ice braking. The braking distance was 1,4 meters longer, than the leader.
test Toyo Observe GSi 5 review
Last place in Ice handling. Toyo was 2.8 seconds slower, than the leader.
test Toyo Observe GSi 5 review
6th place in Ice traction. Acceleration time was 1 seconds longer, than the leader.
test Toyo GSi-5 review
4th place in Snow braking. The braking distance was 0.2 meters longer, than the leader.
test Toyo GSi-5 review
7th place in Snow traction. Acceleration time was 0.5 seconds longer, than the leader.
test Toyo Observe GSi5 review
6-9th place in Rolling resistance.
test Toyo Observe GSi5 review
8-9th place in Rolling resistance.

Overall Toyo Observe GSi-5 review

According to the test results Toyo took last place.

Main conclusions:

  • The longest dry braking distance.
  • The longest wet braking distance.
  • The worst ice handling time, average braking distance and traction.
  • Good snow performance.
  • One of the highest rolling resistance.

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