Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer

Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer photo, test, review, ratings

Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer is a Premium Touring Studded winter tire with directional tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

The tire also has version for SUV.

2020 Vi Bilägare Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer Test

In 2020 experts of the Swedish publication Vi Bilägare have tested Toyo Ice Freezer at size 205/60 R16  and compared to 7 similar budget, mid-range and premium winter studded tires.

Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
6th place in Wet braking. +3.31m braking distance.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
6th place in Wet handling. +2.06sec lap time.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
5th place in Straight aqua. -3.2km/h float speed.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
5th place in Dry braking. +1.72m braking distance.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
3-6th place in Dry handling. Subjective score – 3 points.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
3rd place in Ice braking. +0.64m braking distance.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
7th place in Ice handling. +7.79sec lap time.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
7th place in Ice traction. -0.91sec acceleration time.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
6-7th place in Snow braking. +0.21m braking distance.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, review, ratings
7th place in Snow handling. +2.23sec lap time.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, reviews, ratings
Last place in Snow traction. +0.3sec acceleration time.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, reviews, ratings
5-8th place in Noise. Subjective score – 2 points.
Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer test, reviews, ratings
6-7th place in Rolling resistance. +0.1l/100km fuel consumption.

Overall Toyo Observe Ice-Freezer Review

According to the test results Toyo took 7th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Poor wet performance.
  • Average straight aquaplaning resistance.
  • Short dry braking distance and good handling.
  • Short ice braking distance, low handling and traction.
  • Acceptable snow performance.
  • High noise.
  • Relatively high rolling resistance.

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