Skoda Octavia Tires

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Tire Reviewed Dry Grip Wet Grip Feedback Handling Wear Comfort
Continental ExtremeWinterContact (2) 90% 90% 90% 85% 95% 95%
Michelin Alpin A4 (53) 88% 95% 91% 88% 94% 93%
Vredestein Ultrac Satin (43) 92% 88% 87% 88% 85% 91%
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 (7) 83% 79% 84% 89% 84% 80%
Nokian iLine (16) 94% 90% 86% 77% 86% 94%
Fulda Kristall Montero 3 (29) 86% 88% 84% 81% 89% 89%
Nokian Line (65) 92% 90% 89% 89% 82% 86%
Michelin Alpin 5 (23) 85% 93% 84% 77% 91% 89%
Cooper WeatherMaster WSC (11) 84% 89% 84% 76% 93% 75%
Lassa Impetus Revo 2 Plus (4) 88% 85% 80% 85% 88% 88%
Michelin Pilot Alpin PA3 (11) 93% 91% 91% 90% 92% 95%
Kleber Quadraxer (42) 81% 87% 79% 71% 89% 87%
General Altimax Winter 3 (3) 83% 80% 73% 80% 85% 80%
Formula Formula Ice (2) 80% 85% 80% 85% 85% 80%
General Altimax UHP (2) 85% 85% 90% 75% 85% 85%
Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 (177) 89% 86% 82% 82% 80% 87%
Hankook Icebear W440 (5) 82% 86% 80% 78% 82% 88%
Falken ZE914 (98) 89% 81% 84% 81% 82% 82%
Michelin Pilot Sport 3 PS3 (298) 90% 88% 84% 84% 74% 83%
Continental WinterContact TS 850 (56) 88% 90% 85% 85% 85% 90%
Matador MP 59 Nordicca MS (12) 86% 75% 81% 72% 90% 85%
Michelin CrossClimate Plus (111) 88% 86% 82% 74% 88% 87%
Uniroyal RainExpert (132) 85% 91% 81% 76% 75% 86%
Falken EUROALL SEASON AS210 (24) 86% 86% 80% 80% 88% 82%
Nokian WRG2 (72) 85% 87% 83% 80% 83% 85%
Matador MP 46 Hectorra 2 (57) 88% 82% 79% 75% 85% 84%
Matador MP 44 Elite 3 (16) 90% 84% 85% 71% 81% 78%
Avon Ice Touring (8) 85% 84% 70% 69% 94% 80%
Continental WinterContact TS 830 P (37) 86% 86% 82% 78% 85% 87%
Toyo Proxes R32 (5) 94% 66% 92% 92% 74% 82%
Michelin Pilot Sport 4 (307) 90% 88% 81% 84% 73% 78%
Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125 (110) 89% 81% 80% 79% 80% 80%
Falken Azenis FK510 (142) 89% 88% 82% 82% 72% 77%
Goodyear UltraGrip 7 Plus (30) 85% 86% 80% 65% 82% 83%
Continental Premium Contact 6 (111) 89% 85% 83% 85% 75% 79%
Sava Intensa UHP 2 (47) 87% 80% 79% 79% 79% 82%
Uniroyal RainSport 2 (226) 85% 91% 78% 76% 76% 80%
BFGoodrich Winter Slalom (3) 83% 87% 73% 70% 80% 87%
Dunlop SP Sport Fast Response (103) 88% 84% 84% 77% 76% 80%
Michelin CrossClimate (142) 88% 85% 82% 80% 84% 89%
Nokian PowerProof (24) 87% 89% 80% 75% 67% 85%
Uniroyal RainSport 3 (286) 84% 92% 79% 78% 64% 83%
Vredestein Ultrac Cento (22) 83% 78% 76% 73% 86% 82%
Nexen N Blue HD Plus (67) 83% 79% 78% 76% 77% 83%
Vredestein Quatrac 5 (37) 82% 79% 80% 82% 82% 85%
Nokian V (7) 89% 84% 74% 77% 87% 73%
Hankook Ventus V12 evo2 (80) 87% 81% 78% 79% 74% 77%
Viking ProTech HP (14) 83% 78% 78% 73% 82% 75%
Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance (245) 86% 84% 76% 78% 73% 85%
Uniroyal RainExpert 3 (36) 83% 93% 78% 75% 66% 81%
Roadstone Eurovis Sport 04 (60) 84% 77% 76% 76% 77% 81%
Dunlop SportMaxx RT (174) 88% 84% 83% 82% 60% 82%
Petlas Velox Sport PT741 (39) 84% 76% 76% 77% 86% 70%
Firestone MultiSeason (10) 80% 75% 69% 74% 80% 76%
Pirelli CINTURATO P1 (32) 81% 74% 77% 73% 80% 84%
Bridgestone Potenza RE01R (4) 90% 83% 80% 80% 73% 60%
Lassa Impetus Revo (12) 86% 77% 78% 75% 73% 73%
Hankook Ventus V12 evo k110 (114) 84% 75% 76% 78% 74% 79%
Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D (40) 81% 84% 80% 77% 76% 77%
Avon ZV5 (112) 84% 78% 77% 77% 71% 77%
Dunlop Sport BluResponse (181) 88% 84% 79% 76% 62% 83%
Firestone TZ300A (24) 80% 79% 70% 78% 78% 74%
Nokian Hakka Blue (6) 82% 83% 85% 77% 62% 77%
Bridgestone A001 (47) 91% 92% 89% 80% 84% 83%
Michelin Primacy 3 (191) 85% 79% 76% 77% 69% 80%
Michelin Energy Saver (136) 83% 71% 74% 71% 85% 80%
Sava Eskimo S3 (33) 73% 64% 68% 71% 75% 72%
Sava intensa uhp (15) 83% 74% 79% 71% 78% 76%
Avon ZZ3 (115) 84% 75% 78% 75% 70% 74%
Nokian WR A3 (75) 92% 87% 88% 82% 90% 91%
Michelin Primacy HP (198) 85% 75% 77% 74% 77% 76%
Bridgestone Turanza ER300 (193) 83% 77% 77% 72% 78% 71%
Debica Presto (9) 84% 74% 76% 79% 63% 77%
Matador MP 58 Silika MS (3) 73% 70% 73% 63% 83% 80%
Blacklion BH15 (13) 76% 65% 74% 74% 85% 84%
Continental Premium Contact 5 (116) 87% 82% 76% 77% 58% 78%
Falken ZE912 (200) 82% 74% 75% 70% 71% 79%
Bridgestone Turanza T005 RFT (7) 89% 79% 83% 81% 53% 74%
Michelin Energy E3A (10) 84% 60% 74% 74% 86% 77%
Pirelli CINTURATO P6 (20) 86% 81% 81% 62% 67% 71%
Michelin Pilot Primacy (52) 80% 76% 71% 68% 85% 71%
Continental Eco Contact 3 (54) 80% 78% 73% 68% 74% 78%
Falken FK452 (211) 82% 72% 75% 73% 69% 73%
Yokohama C Drive2 (31) 79% 73% 70% 69% 71% 81%
Dunlop SP Sport 200 (3) 80% 57% 77% 57% 87% 83%
Pirelli CINTURATO P7 (180) 83% 73% 73% 75% 69% 74%
Maxxis MA PW Presa Snow (6) 67% 70% 68% 67% 90% 67%
Avon ZV7 (120) 83% 78% 73% 72% 61% 79%
Continental Premium Contact 2 (198) 84% 77% 75% 73% 62% 73%
Toyo T1R (288) 83% 69% 75% 75% 63% 70%
Firestone TZ300 (19) 81% 71% 75% 63% 68% 76%
Firestone Winterhawk 2 EVO (9) 80% 70% 66% 66% 79% 76%
Kleber DYNAXER HP2 (14) 80% 70% 74% 67% 71% 74%
Goodyear Eagle F1 GSD3 (157) 84% 78% 76% 73% 60% 65%
Goodyear Excellence (125) 79% 70% 72% 71% 72% 73%
Continental ContiSportContact 5 P (107) 85% 78% 77% 76% 55% 73%
Continental Sport Contact 2 (229) 85% 75% 76% 72% 61% 66%
Pirelli P 7 (85) 79% 69% 71% 68% 73% 65%
Bridgestone Potenza RE050 (57) 83% 69% 76% 69% 66% 61%
Firestone Winterhawk 3 (8) 78% 69% 69% 68% 75% 73%
Dunlop SP Sport 01 (124) 78% 67% 71% 69% 69% 65%
Pirelli Winter Snow Control Series 3 (10) 82% 86% 74% 78% 74% 71%
Firestone RoadHawk (37) 85% 75% 71% 65% 54% 73%
Bridgestone Turanza T001 (104) 80% 70% 69% 67% 62% 72%
Nexen N1000 (19) 78% 66% 66% 66% 67% 63%
Bridgestone B 390 (9) 86% 79% 84% 80% 76% 80%
Goodyear EfficientGrip (137) 77% 68% 63% 60% 70% 71%
Nokian eNTYRE (24) 78% 62% 68% 55% 78% 67%
Pirelli PZero Rosso (109) 81% 66% 70% 68% 59% 62%
Bridgestone Potenza RE040 (47) 79% 58% 74% 70% 65% 57%
Dunlop SP Sport 3000 (10) 81% 64% 64% 64% 66% 69%
Matador MP 42 Elite 2 (6) 70% 55% 63% 62% 82% 73%
Avon ZV3 (28) 72% 63% 65% 66% 58% 66%
Tigar Syneris (20) 75% 61% 62% 61% 61% 65%
Sunny Wintermax NW611 (3) 63% 70% 60% 50% 70% 53%
Landsail LS988 (37) 76% 52% 59% 54% 72% 66%
Firestone F580 (3) 70% 55% 55% 55% 67% 60%
Marangoni Zetalinea (15) 72% 45% 64% 64% 68% 57%
Petlas Elegant PT311 (8) 69% 41% 60% 60% 80% 59%
BFGoodrich Touring (6) 67% 47% 58% 57% 65% 60%
Accelera PHI (158) 68% 44% 53% 52% 66% 58%
Accelera Alpha (130) 65% 44% 53% 49% 69% 56%
Pirelli P6000 (175) 66% 46% 55% 48% 67% 60%
Runway ENDURO 916 Plus (45) 66% 53% 52% 54% 62% 41%
Federal Himalaya SUV (5) 66% 56% 40% 28% 58% 60%
Sava intensa hp (25) 58% 46% 45% 40% 61% 60%
Sunny SN3800 (63) 50% 29% 30% 29% 44% 28%

Skoda Octavia Tire Review Highlights

Writing about the Sava Intensa UHP 2 given 80% (225-45-17-W)
Driving on mostly motorways for 20000 average miles
I've had one pair for about 20k and another fitted 10k ago, it looks like the lifetime is going to be around 35k. I'm an economy driver, so they are a good fit for me, an important factor was the quietness, which they deliver. If you are after a sports feel, you may be disappointed, they don't behave that well in a curve. Given the budget price and lifetime, good value for getting from A to B.
tire reviewed on 2020-01-07 21:58:33
Writing about the General Altimax Winter 3 given 90% (225-45-17-)
Driving on mostly country roads for 7000 easy going miles
ı fit my tires last year in november.it is good in wet ıcy roads and snow but it is a little bit noisy and not soft compound like michelin or any other tires but general is good price but good quality
tire reviewed on 2019-11-17 06:54:38
Writing about the Michelin CrossClimate Plus given 84% (195-65-15-H)
Driving on a combination of roads for 45000 easy going miles
No comments left
tire reviewed on 2019-11-11 21:46:04
Writing about the Michelin CrossClimate given 61% (195-65-15-H)
Driving on mostly motorways for 3900 average miles
No comments left
tire reviewed on 2019-11-03 18:46:11
Writing about the Firestone RoadHawk given 67% (195-65-15-V)
Driving on a combination of roads for 800 easy going miles
First off, it's paramount to state these tires ARE NOT SPORT tires. These tires are a middle of the road, family car, daily driver tire. They are soft, grippy in the wet & dry, quiet, and very comfortable when driven in the green zone. They're not designed or manufactured for even moderately spirited driving, not-to-mention sporty driving.
I have these fitted on the front of my Mk2 Octavia replacing a pair of Hankooks that were fantastic for the 2 years I had them but should have lasted much longer considering their price point.
So, if you are looking for tires for the car you ferry your little precious ones around in then you are on to a winner here. They do everything very well. Their only two negatives are pricing and durability. Their price point is a little excessive for their known wear issues. They're not starting off great at 7mm thread depth and Firestone are not noted for their supremely durable compounds so I'll be happy if they last 2.5 - 3 years on the back as Im switching to a pair of Crossclimates on the front as soon as my tire shop gets them in.

Final word. Know what type of driving you do b4 choosing this tire. It great only for what its designed to do.
tire reviewed on 2019-11-03 15:52:30
Writing about the Viking ProTech HP given 83% (225-45-17-W)
Driving on mostly town for 12000 average miles
Driving on this tires is real nice.
Are a little bit noise, but handling and comfort of ride for the price are real good.
Tires worn out about 1.5mm in 12000 miles mostly town roads.
On motorway are good also.
PROS: Handling, conform of ride, long lasting, good handling on wet roads.
CONS: A little noisy at speed over 130 km/h and fuel efficiency.

Great quality tires for the price!
tire reviewed on 2019-10-08 22:36:51
Writing about the Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125 given 77% (195-65-15-H)
Driving on mostly town for 12800 average miles
These tires have excellent dry and wet grip. I've driven them on all types of road and in all conditions except for snow and ice. They are very comfortable to drive on and give a stable and sure response when driving in all conditions. I've had them on the car for 18 months while driving in the city mainly, and occasionally on longer drives on various roads from Motorway to B grade roads. They have always handled well. My only concern is that I have only driven 12800 miles in them and they are already worn down below 1.5mm. I'm very surprised with that. I think I will only manage to get 2 years out of these tires and possibly between 15-16k miles.
tire reviewed on 2019-09-05 17:03:29
Writing about the Petlas Elegant PT311 given 36% (195-60-15-)
Driving on a combination of roads for 18000 average miles
not recommending
tire reviewed on 2019-08-18 00:55:44
Writing about the Petlas Velox Sport PT741 given 83% (215-50-17-W)
Driving on mostly town for 1500 average miles
Good tires according to the price. Excellent on average ride.
tire reviewed on 2019-06-07 16:17:11
Writing about the Bridgestone Turanza T005 RFT given 86% (225-45-17-V)
Driving on mostly town for 5000 average miles
No comments left
tire reviewed on 2019-05-22 19:50:30
Writing about the Vredestein Quatrac 5 given 92% (205-55-16-V)
Driving on a combination of roads for 30000 easy going miles
When on wet surfaces, I couldn't tell much difference compared to the dry ones! A bit understeering when pushed to the limit on dry tarmac, but until right before the limit it's as good as a premium summer tire. Really comfortable on bumpy - uneven surfaces.

It surely prevents you from using chains when dealing with snow and ice. I'd definitely buy them again.
tire reviewed on 2019-05-19 00:05:25
Writing about the Michelin CrossClimate given 64% (225-45-17-V)
Driving on a combination of roads for 30000 average miles
Car came with these tires fitted. I was happy, as I had had them on a previous car. Well, on this chassis, they are average at best. Distinct understeer, poor wet grip levels, and the noise is getting much worse as the tires get older. Good in snow and ice, but they seem to overheat when the weather gets hot. Have swapped the front for Eagle Asymmetrics, which are far better. Can't wait to get rid of the rears.
tire reviewed on 2019-05-09 13:12:08
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