Tue September 26 03:09 pm 2017 in categories Product news, Company news

Nokian WR D4 finishes second in the winter tyre test by German automotive authority ADAC

The Nokian WR D4 has reached a respectable shared 2nd position in the 2017 winter tyre test by German ADAC. Out of the 16 tyres tested, the Nokian WR D4 was the best on snow and it also performed well on dry. It also had very low fuel consumption.

ADAC is Europe’s largest automobile club and its test results will be published by numerous organizations and consumer magazines throughout Europe, for example the Austrian ÖAMTC and the Swiss TCS. The tyre was graded “Recommendable” in ÖAMTC and TCS, “Satisfying” in ADAC. The size tested was 215/65 R16. Also in tested size 195/65 R15 for smaller cars Nokian WR D4 got the same grading. It was the best on snow and had very low fuel consumption..

As the northernmost tyre manufacturer, Nokian Tyres is the winter tyre expert for all winter conditions. The Nokian WR D4 is especially designed for Central European changing winter weather. It is a grip champion whose unique innovations allow for safe and balanced driving performance. The Nokian Tyres Block Optimized Siping and Twin Trac Silica innovations offer controlled handling, firm grip and superior fuel efficiency.

Read the entire results here:

ADAC: https://www.adac.de/infotestrat/tests/reifen/winterreifen/2017_winterreifen_215_65_r16.aspx?ComponentId=301822&SourcePageId=31821

ÖAMTC: https://www.oeamtc.at/thema/tests/oeamtc-winterreifentest-2017-20889492

TCS: https://www.tcs.ch/de/testberichte-ratgeber/tests/reifentests/winterreifen.php 

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