225 50 R17 - tyres the upper middle class
Vehicles in the upper middle class find the dimension 225 50 R17 before an excellent tyre. tyres whose quality compared to other sizes corresponding to a high standard. Not surprising, because who is able to will a BMW 5 Series, Audi A6, Mercedes E-class to buy and so little interest in a summer tyre have, does not meet the various criteria.
The quality characteristics of the tyres
In contrast to a tyre for a small car summer tyres with the dimensions 225 50 R17 must hold more weight at a higher speed on the ground. The high-powered vehicles require maintenance in all driving situations. Depending on the driver or vehicle a sporty or comfortable ride is preferred. This aspect should be taken into account in the choice of the tyre. Some models support a precise steering response, while others car tyres allow easy controllable cornering and braking. Tests of Auto Motor und Sport explain to the customer, for the driving mode that is suitable the different tyre models.
Models that support precise steering response
To test winner a tyre of was Hankook (Ventus S1) appointed, the judges in this dry and wet road conditions across the board. Showed weaknesses of these tyres not, but the characteristics of the summer tyre corresponding to a sporty driving style, the forgiving less error when starting or braking into the corners. With the models of Continental and Michelin will find consumers from a tyre that demands no precise steering behavior of the driver. Furthermore, could also Goodyear and Pirelli convince with their tyre models and join the good test result.
The tyre 225 50 R17 ensures the stability of a vehicle even at higher speeds. The tyre models are available with the speed index W available (up to 270 km/h) and Y (300 km/h). A wide tyres which visually and functionally fulfills all the requirements that are placed on a tyre of an upper mid-size car.