In 2016 experts of the Finnish organisation Test World have tested the Yokohama IG50 + at size 205/55 R16 and compared to 10 similar studless budget, mid-range and premium winter tires. In addition, experts included into the test 10 studded and one “European type” tyre for comparison of results.
Overall Yokohama iceGuard IG50 plus review
According to the test results Yokohama shared 9th place with Chinese Landsail among studless tires.
Relatively poor wet performance.
Short dry braking distance.
Poor ice performance: long braking distance, low handling speed and traction.