Wed March 11 01:13 pm 2015 in category Product news

Summer tyre test

Nokian Line is test winner in the 2015 ADAC summer tyre test

Top rating Very balanced, good on wet roads, excellent wear resistance. ADAC gave the Nokian Line top ratings in all safety relevant test criteria. Nokian Line was also test winner in the comparison test by Stiftung Warentest.

Nokian Line SUV

The Nokian Line is test winner, and is highly recommended in the tested tyre size of 185/60 R14 H. Targeted at the Central European market, Nokian Line received the top rating of “good” in all safety-relevant subtests. The Nokian achieved a rating of “good” for both dry and wet conditions and its low fuel consumption. The German automobile club ADAC even awarded a “very good” rating for its low wear and tear. The Nokian Line is also test winner with the German consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest, earning the assessment “good”.

The Nokian summer tyres saves money with low fuel consumption and excellent wear resistance

As a cost saving recommendation, the premium brand Nokian Tyres puts itself forward, due to its low fuel consumption and very good wear resistance. This tyre excels in the ADAC assessment, presented only with strengths and no weaknesses. Stiftung Warentest recommends the Nokian Line as “our choice” and one of the “best tyres”.Very balanced properties are especially important for a good tyre.

The Nokian Line also achieved a top rating of “good” in all safety-relevant criteria of the test of the tyre size of 205/55 R16 V, which was also performed by ADAC and Stiftung Warentest.

The Nokian Line is also test winner by the Swiss TCS and the Austrian ÖAMTC automobile associations; furthermore, it received a top rating of “good” from the Austrian consumer magazine Konsument. The sporty Nokian zLine achieved a further success in tests:“very recommended” by the German car magazine Auto Zeitung.“Good performance on dry roads by the Nokian zLine. Low rolling resistance, rather safe handling on wet roads”.

35 summer tyres of the sizes 185/60 R14 H and 205/55 R16 V were tested by ADAC and Stiftung Warentest according to strict criteria and requirements.14 summer tyres of size 225/40 R 18 92 W/Y were tested by Auto Zeitung.

New Nokian SUV summer tyre – maximum durability, comfortable travel and cool performance

The new Nokian SUV summer tyres are extremely resistant to wear and have high performance, high safety and exceptional durability due to Nokian Aramid sidewall technology. The Nokian Line SUV for versatile SUV use offers great comfort, maximum durability and a strong grip on wet roads. In addition, this summer tyre for popular small and medium-sized SUVs uses little fuel. The sporty Nokian zLine SUV summer tyre provides precise handling, maximum durability, safety under extreme conditions and great driving pleasure for large SUVs.

Nokian summer tyres are multiple test winners

Nokian summer tyres are multiple test winners, offering high levels of safety and saving fuel. The Nokian Line summer tyre already scored the top rating “Good” in the 2014 ADAC summer tyre test and with Stiftung Warentest. Being rated highly recommended, it was among the test winner group. As such, the Nokian tyre achieved a double success in the two best-selling tyre sizes tested for the compact and middle-sized category and for small cars.

The Nokian Z SUV is the test winner in the big 2014 SUV summer tyre test by the German SUV magazine OFF ROAD, with the top rating “VERY RECOMMENDED”, and also in SUV MAGAZIN.

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Video Nokian Line - Test winning summer tyre for Central Europe:

Video Nokian zLine - sporty, cool performance for Central European summer:

Video: Nokian Line SUV – Tough wet performer

Video: Nokian zLine SUV – Tough cool performer

Video: Unique durability – Nokian Aramid sidewall concept

Video: Nokian summer tyres – Testing at the extremes 



Read more:

Nokian tyres rated “good” in ADAC summer tyre test 2014 and by consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest

Nokian Tyres test success

Nokian summer tyres offer high levels of safety and satisfaction in challenging summer conditions

New Nokian Line – Top performance for wet roads

Nokian Line SUV

Nokian zLine SUV

Nokian cLine 

Further information:

Nokian Tyres Europe
Nokian Tyres s.r.o
V Parku 2336/22
148 00 Praha 4
Czech Republic

Business Director Central Europe Dieter Köppner, Tel. +420 222 507 761, E-mail: dieter.koppner(at)

Technical Customer Service Manager CE Sven Dittmann, Dipl.-Ing., Tel. +49 8143 444 850 E-Mail sven.dittmann(at)

Marketing Manager Lukáš Líbal, Tel. +420 222 507 759 E-Mail lukas.libal(at)

Nokian Tyres Finland Headquarters
Nokian Tyres plc
Pirkkalaistie 7
P.O.Box 20
37101 Nokia

Development Manager Juha Pirhonen, Tel. +358 10 401 7708 E-Mail juha.pirhonen(at)

Technical Customer Service Manager Matti Morri, Tel. +358 10 401 7621 E-Mail matti.morri(at)

Product Manager Central Europe Stéphane Clepkens, Tel. +358 50 462 7536 E-Mail stephane.clepkens(at)


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