Yokohama BluEarth AE50

Yokohama BluEarth AE50 photo, test, review

Yokohama BluEarth AE50 is a Premium Touring summer tire with asymmetrical tread pattern, designed for Passenger cars.

2019 Auto Zeitung Yokohama AE50 test

In 2019 experts of the German magazine Auto Zeitung have tested  Yokohama AE-50 BluEarth at size 235/45 R18 and compared with eight similar budget, summer and premium summer tires. Also, experts included into the test one all-season tire for comparison of results.

Yokohama BluEarth AE50 test and review
3rd place in Wet braking among summer tires. The braking distance was 1.3m longer, than the best similar tire.
summer tire Yokohama BluEarth AE50 test and review
4th place in Wet handling. Yokohama was 3.4sec slower, than the leader.
summer tire Yokohama BluEarth AE50 test and review
8th place in Straight aqua. The float speed was 4.3km/h lower, than the leader.
test Yokohama AE50 BluEarth review
7th place in Dry braking. The braking distance was 1.8m longer, than the leader.
test Yokohama AE50 BluEarth review
6th place in Dry handling. Yokohama was 1.1sec slower, than the leader.
test Yokohama AE50 BluEarth review
3rd place in Rolling resistance.
test Yokohama AE50 BluEarth review
4-7th place in Noise.

Overall Yokohama BluEarth AE50 review

According to the test results Yokohama took 6th place.

Main conclusions:

  • Good wet performance.
  • Relatively short dry braking distance and good handling.
  • Low straight aquaplanning resistance.
  • Low rolling resistance.
  • Average noise.

Similar tires from the test:

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