Test success in motoring magazine tests

Our comprehensive product range is tailored for different markets. You can rely on our safe products under any conditions. Here is an overview of the comparison tests that our summer and winter products have participated in!

Test tyre policy
Testing in extreme conditions

2017 Winter

Germany

ADAC
ADAC
Winter tyre test 2017

Shared 2nd place "Satisfactory"
Nokian WR D4
215/65R16

The best of the test on snowy conditions. Also very good on dry asphalt and has a low fuel consumption.

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3rd place
Nokian Weatherproof
225/50R17

Excelllent snow properties, good wet grip and low noise level.

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Switzerland

TCS
TCS

Shared 2nd place "Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
215/65R17

Highest grade on snow, also good on dry surface.

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Austria

ÖAMTC
ÖAMTC

Shared 2nd place "Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
215/65R17

Best of test  on snow, good on dry and low fuel consumption.

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Italy

Automobilismo
Automobilismo
10/2017

Testwinner
Nokian Weatherproof
225/45R17

Especially praised for its winter performance which was very close to the level of pure winter tyres. Also very good results in wet braking and had the lowest rolling resistance.

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Finland

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
12/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV
215/65R16

Remarkably good grip and handling properties on icy and snowy roads. Strong performance in wet road conditions. Fuel economy is also on a really good level.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
13/2017

Shared 1st place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
215/65 R16

Well-balanced driving properties on ice. The fastest and most reliable tyre on the ice track. Excellent results in braking both on wet and dry.

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55 R16

In its own class when driving on ice; grip properties are on excellent level. Excellent handling and driving characteristics in winter conditions, on snowy and icy surfaces.

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2017

Shared 3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55 R16

Praised of its grip properties on ice and snow and balanced handling properties in every circumstance. Very quiet with the lowest rolling resistance in the test.

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Sweden

Teknikens Värld
Teknikens Värld
22/2017

Testwinner
Nokian WR D4
205/60 R16

Without any doubt an excellent tyre on dry and wet surfaces while also getting the best result in handling properties on snow.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
22/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55R16

Higest points on ice and snow. Easy to control on ice and snow. Even on dry asphalt excellent handling.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
22/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Excellent on ice and snow. Easy to control on demanding winter conditions. Excellent even on dry surfaces.

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
13/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55R16

Excellent braking, acceleration and handling properties on ice. Properties on snow on the highest level in this test and also got the best score on dry asphalt. Well-balanced driving properties and logical behaviour around the grip limit.

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
14/2017

Testwinner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55 R16

Very good level in start and braking on ice and even better on snow. In wet conditions best in test of Nordic winter tyres. Low rolling resistance and quiet.

Teknikens Värld
Teknikens Värld
22/2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/60 R16

The best in the test on icy surface, both in braking and handling property results. On snow showed excellent performance, gathering the highest points. Also had the lowest rolling resistance among all tested tyres.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
3.10.2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55R16

Excellent ice grip and easy to drive on ice and snow. Never lose it's grip.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
3.10.2017

Shared 3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Unusual easy to drive and calm in every difficult situations. Very low rolling resistance and quiet.

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Norway

auto, motor og sport
auto, motor og sport
10/2017

Testwinner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
215/65 R16

Showed its strength on snow and ice, the best in the test on snow: highest points in braking, acceleration and driving properties. Also the highest score in the tests made on wet asphalt.

auto, motor og sport
auto, motor og sport
10/2017

Testwinner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55 R16

Unbeatable when measuring winter properties. Collected maximum points in all disciplines on snow and ice. Behaviour on dry asphalt was top class and had the lowest rolling resistance.

Motor
Motor
3/2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
205/55 R16

In its own class when driving on ice; grip properties are on excellent level. Excellent handling and driving characteristics in winter conditions, on snowy and icy surfaces.

Motor
Motor
3/2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55 R16

Praised for its grip properties on ice and snow and balanced handling properties in every circumstance. Very quiet with the lowest rolling resistance in the test.

auto, motor og sport
auto, motor og sport
10/2017

Testwinner
Nokian WR D4
205/55 R16

Excelled on wet and dry roads. Clearly outperformed other tyres on snow and ice.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
9/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
185/65R15

Spectacular grip and safety properties on snow and ice. Steering response is predictable and stability as well as handling on a high level. The result in braking on dry asphalt is the best among all tested tyres, the wet braking result is excellent.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
10/2017

Testwinner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55 R16

Excellent grip level both on ice and snow. Marvellous steering accuracy and handling properties. Also got the highest score in deep snow, and stated a very economic tyre.

AutoReview
AutoReview
17/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 SUV
215/65R16

Superior grip properties on icy surface. Handling properties on snow and ice are also on excellent level.

AutoReview
AutoReview
17/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
215/65R16

Best handling properties on snow and ice of all the tyres tested.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
17/2017

Test winner
Nokian WR D4
185/65R15

Performed extremely well in dry and wet conditions. Behavious was balanced and predictable behavior in all driving conditions.

AutoCentre
AutoCentre
8/2017

Shared 1st place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
185/65 R15

Superior grip on ice, excellent driving characteristics on ice and snow, on braking and acceleration. Economic and comfortable.

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2017 Summer

Germany

ACE Lenkrad
ACE Lenkrad

"Recommendable"
Nokian Line SUV
215/60R17

Very good aquaplaning resistance and really good handling on wet roads. The braking performance on wet road is among the top.

ADAC
Summer tyre test 2017

"Satisfactory"
Nokian Line
195/65R15 V

The tyre is good on dry surfaces, has a low rolling resistance and a good wear resistance.

Firmenauto
Firmenauto
2/2017

Test winner "Good"
Nokian Weatherproof SUV
215/60R17

A good winter performer, with safe traction and braking on snow. Very well balanced on wet surface, with outstanding aquaplaning properties. Direct and safe in fast lane changes on dry surfaces. Clear test winner.

Auto Zeitung

"Very Recommendable"
Nokian zLine
215/55R17

Nokian zLine has top performance on wet surfaces thanks to the high grip, sporty handling and direct steering feedback. High grip, safe and predictable handling in dry conditions.

ADAC
ADAC
3/2017

3rd place "Satisfactory"
Nokian Line SUV
215/65R16 H

Good on dry.

Auto Bild sportscars
31.3.2017

"Good"
Nokian zLine
245/40R18

Very good performance and especially praised for short braking distances on dry and wet roads. The low rolling resistance is also appreciated.

ProMobil
5/2017

"Recommended"
Nokian cLine Cargo
215/70R15

Direct steering properties. Well balanced performance on both dry and wet. Nicely low noise level.

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Finland

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
5/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
205/55R16

Nokian Hakka Blue 2 has easy and predictable wet handling even when the tyre is pushed to the limit. Handling on dry is reliable and precise with solid grip also in the hardest maneuvers. The quietest tyre in the test with an especially low rolling resistance.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
3/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
225/45R17

Remarkably good grip and handling properties on wet roads. Also the aquaplaning resistance is brilliant. Noise and comfort are also on a really good level.

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Sweden

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
4/2017

3rd place
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
205/55R16

Extremely good and easy handling on wet surfaces. Remarkably good aquaplaning resistance.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
15.3.2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
205/55R16

Top performance on wet asphalt. Direct steering feedback on dry surface. Silent and low rolling resistance.

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
5/2017

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Black
235/50R18

Best in the test in driving and braking on wet surface. Well balanced handling both on wet and dry surface. 

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Norway

Motor
Motor
3/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
205/55R16

Nokian Hakka Blue is a summer tyre that performs well in all disiplines.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
3/2017

Shared 1st place
Nokian Hakka Green 2
195/65R15

Excellent wet braking properties and logical handling behaviour. The fastest tyre in the chicane test, praised for its maneuver in extreme situations on both wet and dry asphalt.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
4/2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
185/65R15

Very good grip and handling properties on dry and wet asphalt. Precise and rapid steering response and very good economic efficiency.

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
5/2017

Shared 1st place
Nokian Hakka Blue 2
205/55R16

Balanced characteristics. Wet handling is easy and predictable. Precise and rapid steering response on dry roads.

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Kazakhstan

Automobily
Spring 2017

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Black SUV
255/55R18

Excellent properties in wet conditions and is clearly the best in wet and dry braking. A pleasure to drive thanks to the explicit driving characteristics. Also the quietest tyre in the test.

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2016 Winter

Great Britain

Auto Express

2nd place
Nokian WR D4
205/55R16

Excellent on snow, reaching number one positions in snow braking and traction. On the wet tracks among the strongest performers. In dry braking, the Nokian WR D4 reached the shortest braking distance of all the contenders.

Auto Express

2nd place
Nokian Weatherproof
225/45R17

The tyre excelled especially on snow but also topped the tables in both longitudinal and lateral aquaplaning tests. In both dry and wet braking, it was ranked second in the line-up. Particularly effective in the key braking test.

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Germany

ACE Lenkrad
9/2016

Test winner "Highly recommendable"
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Outstanding winter performance. Great wet performance all-round, good dry characteristics and very good rolling resistance.

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
21/2016

2nd place "Highly recommended"
Nokian WR D4
205/55R16

Especially good on snow and brakes well on dry and wet tracks. Fast and stable on snow, strong braking on wet and best braking on dry. Low rolling resistance and predictable handling.

ADAC
ADAC
10/2016

3rd place "Satisfactory"
Nokian WR D4
185/65R15

Good on ice. A well-balanced tyre in all disciplines.

ADAC
ADAC
10/2016

3rd place "Satisfactory"
Nokian WR D4
225/45R17

Good on snow and ice and good on dry.

ADAC
ADAC
10/2016

3rd place "Sufficient"
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Best on snow.

GTÜ

2nd place "Very Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
205/55R16

Especially good on snow and brakes well on dry and wet tracks. Fast and stable on snow, strong braking on wet and best braking on dry. Low rolling resistance and predictable handling.

Auto Motor und Sport
21/2016

2nd place "Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
215/60R17

Above average winter characteristics and superb aquaplaning safety. Safe and short braking distances on snow, wet and dry.

ProMobil
ProMobil
11/2016

2nd place shared "Still Recommendable"
Nokian Weatherproof C
235/65R16

Very good winter characteristics with short braking distance and good traction. Low rolling resistance. A good tyre in dry conditions.

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Switzerland

TCS
TCS

3rd place "Recommended"
Nokian WR D4
185/65R15

Good on ice. A well-balanced tyre in all disciplines.

TCS
TCS

3rd place "Recommended"
Nokian WR D4
225/45R17

Good on snow and ice and good on dry.

TCS

3rd place "Just recommendable"
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Best on snow.

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Austria

ÖAMTC

3rd place "Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
185/65R15

Good on ice. A well-balanced tyre in all disciplines.

ÖAMTC

3rd place "Recommendable"
Nokian WR D4
225/45R17

Good on snow and ice and good on dry.

ÖAMTC

3rd place "Just recommendable"
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Best on snow.

ARBÖ
All-season tyre test 2016

Test winner "Highly recommendable"
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Outstanding winter performance. Great wet performance all-round, good dry characteristics and very good rolling resistance.

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Finland

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2016

Test success (shared first place)
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Brilliant on ice and easy to handle in extreme situations. Short braking distances on all surfaces and very good driving properties in all winter conditions.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
12/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 is on its strongest in demanding conditions. Braking on ice is overwhelmingly better than competitors and on snowy roads braking and acceleration are on the best level. The tyre is easy to control in extreme situations and fuel consumption is low.

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Behavior on ice is excellent and tyre is easy to handle. Steering is peaceful even when skidding and handling on snowy roads is exemplary. Steady and logical in extreme conditions. Tyre is quiet and rolling resistance is low.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
13/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Quick acceleration on ice and snow, good braking properties. Very good grip on curve and excellent steering response. Rolling distance lowest in the test.

Tekniikan Maailma
19/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV
235/65R17

Exemplary to drive on snow. Easy handling on icy roads and logical behavior around the grip limit. Outclassed the competitors in braking and acceleration on ice.

Tekniikan Maailma
19/2016

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
235/65R17

Safe and logical to drive on icy and snowy roads. Behaviour on wet surface is peaceful and reliable. Very low rolling resistance.

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Sweden

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
13/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Quick acceleration on ice and snow, good braking properties. Very good grip on curve and excellent steering response. Rolling resistance lowest in the test.

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
14/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 is on its strongest in demanding conditions. Braking on ice is overwhelmingly better than competitors and on snowy roads braking and acceleration are on the best level. The tyre is easy to control in extreme situations and fuel consumption is low.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
21/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Safe and reliable in winter conditions. Impressive also on dry asphalt. Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 got maximum points in all tests made on snow and dry asphalt, and was considered as the best tyre on snow and ice.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
21/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

The best tyre on snow and ice. The tyre scored maximum points in all tests conducted on ice. Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 was best in braking and acceleration. Lowert rolling resistance of the test.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Excellent braking and acceleration grip. Easy to drive even in difficult situations. Calm and logical on snow. Never surprise.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Excellent on the ice and snow. Easy to drive on ice and retain its grip even when sliding. Lowest rolling distance in the test.

Husbilet
9/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta C3
225/70R15

Dominated the test on icy surfaces.

Husbilet
9/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta CR Van
225/70R15

Dominated the test on icy surfaces.

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Norway

Motor
Motor

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 is A-rated in all disciplines on ice. There are no doubts that 190 studs comes in handy when it’s slippery.

Motor
Motor

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

The tyres has overall good qualities in all disciplines, resulting in a safe driving experience without suprises.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
9/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
195/65R15

Outstanding lateral grip on ice, best acceleration on snow and marvelous maneuverability. Very low fuel consumption.

AutoReview
AutoReview
18/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
185/65R15

Excellent in icy conditions: Hakkapeliitta 8 dominates all tests made on ice. Better than others on deep snow. A must have tyre on icy roads.

AutoReview
AutoReview
18/2016

3rd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
185/65R15

Excellent grip properties on ice and snow. Grip and performance on asphalt is strong as well. Hakkapeliitta R2 is a very comfortable tyre on all surfaces.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
10/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
225/45R17

Excellent grip properties on ice and snow. The best braking properties and excellent acceleration on ice. Good stability on snow and excellent controllability on any road. Very low fuel consumption.

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Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

High coupling on any snow and ice-covered roads, and safe controllability.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
11/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV
235/65R17

The best grip properties on ice and excellent deep snow properties. Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV stable to steer on snow and easy to handle on snow and ice. Extremely good on wet asphalt.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
19/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
215/65R16

The tyre is well-balanced , comfortable and economical. It is the best in braking and in acceleration on ice and has excellent handling properties on snow.

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
20/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
185/65R15

Excellent braking properties on ice. Good acceleration and handling on snow and ice, predictable behavior on wet and dry asphalt.

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Kazakhstan

Automobily

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
235/65R17

The best grip properties both on ice and snow. The driving behavior on icy and snowy roads is excellent making it a very safe winter tyre. It is also an economical choice: it has the lowest fuel consumption of all tested tyres.

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Belarus

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
10/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 SUV
235/65R17

Well balanced performance and the best grip on ice, snow and asphalt. The safety level for driving on ice, snow and asphalt is on the highest level.

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
10/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
235/65R17

Superior grip on ice and excellent driving characteristics on ice, snow and asphalt. Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV has also the lowest rolling resistance of the tested tyres.

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
10/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta CR3
215/65R16 C

Excellent grip on ice and snow and short braking distance on dry and wet asphalt.

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Poland

Motor
Motor
47/2016

Test winner
Nokian WR D4
225/55R17

Very good winter characteristics. The best tyre on wet with top aquaplaning characteristics. One of the sportiest characters on asphalt.

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2016 Summer

Germany

ADAC
ADAC
3/2016

"Good"
Nokian Line
185/65 R15 H

Very balanced, especially good on dry roads, good on the wet roads. Quite low fuel consumption.

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
6/2016

"Highly recommended"
Nokian zLine
225/45 R17

Performs in a safe, predictable manner in wet conditions. Exceptionally low rolling resistance among the top competitors.

GTÜ
GTÜ
2/2016

"Highly recommended"
Nokian zLine
225/45 R17

Performs in a safe, predictable manner in wet conditions. Exceptionally low rolling resistance among the top competitors.

Gute Fahrt
3/2016

2nd place
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55 R16

Best traction and braking on snow. Good and well balanced performance on dry. Good wet braking. Very good aquaplaning properties.

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Switzerland

TCS
TCS
Summer tyre test 2016

"Highly recommended"
Nokian Line
185/65 R15 H

Very recommendable. Very balanced tyre, good in all safety-relevant subtests and good on dry and wet roads. Good fuel efficiency.

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Austria

ÖAMTC
ÖAMTC
Summer tyre test 2016

"Highly recommendable"
Nokian Line
185/65 R15 H

Very good on dry roads, very good fuel efficiency, good on the wet.

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Finland

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
5/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
205/55R16

Unsurprising and reliable. Driving behaviour is logical and safe on wet roads, aquaplaning resistance properties are on the top level. Very low rolling resistance.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
4/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
205/55 R16

Well balanced product. Performance in wet conditions is excellent and reliably safe. It is a very comfortable and silent tyre with low fuel consumption. The driving behaviour is praiseworthy peaceful and unsurprising both in dry and wet conditions.

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
8/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Black
225/40R18

Superb grip and handling characteristics on wet surface. Assertive and secure handling properties, low rolling resistance and excellent wet grip.

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Sweden

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
4/2016

3rd place
Nokian Hakka Green 2
205/55 R16

Safe to drive on wet roads. Manages very well to avoid aquaplaning. Low rolling resistance.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
23.2.2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
205/55 R16

Outstanding on wet asphalt. Quick steering response and very good grip even in extreme situations. Lowest rolling resistance in test which means low fuel consumption.

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Norway

Motor
Motor
3/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
205/55 R16

Nokian Hakka Green 2 is a summer tyre with top performance on wet roads. It is light rolling and feels very stable and safe to drive, even in critical situations.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
3/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Green 2
195/65 R15

Excellent grip and handling properties both on wet and dry asphalt. Very good comfort. Low fuel consumption.

AutoReview
AutoReview
5/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Green 2
185/65 R15

Good grip properties on dry and wet asphalt. Good controllability on wet asphalt. High resistance to impacts. Low rolling resistance.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
4/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
225/45R17

Excellent steering reactions and stability. Best braking performance of the test.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
5/2016

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue SUV
235/65R17

Suberb handling characteristics both on wet and dry asphalt. Extremely good stability and controllability.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
5/2016

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
195/65 R15

Good grip properties on wet asphalt. Short braking distance and good handling. Balanced characteristics.

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2015 Winter

USA

Car and Driver
Car and Driver
6/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2

Maximum points in every individual subtest. Best grip on ice. Very reliable on snow, with excellent grip level.

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China

Auto, Motor und Sport
Auto, Motor und Sport
10/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV
235/60R18

No matter on ice or snow, Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 SUV has very good traction and also very good grip. Outstanding snow performance. When cornering on snow, handling is precise and ready for acceleration at any time.

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Germany

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
22/2015, All Season tyre test 2015

"TEST WINNER“
Nokian Weatherproof
185/65R15

Best performance on snow and wet asphalt. The quietest - highest score in the noise test. “Nokian is the fastest and most stable tyre in the test on snow.” Highest score with slush. “Highest safety with aquaplaning, short braking distances, good wet grip, safe driving properties on the wet road. “Exact steering, reliable driving behaviour – that makes the Nokian fast on dry surfaces.”

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
21/2015

“Highly recommendable” Runner-up
Nokian WR D4
185/65R15

On snow: short braking distances and strong traction, safe even at the grip limits. On wet: Good deceleration, late aquaplaning, agile at the grip limits. On dry: the highest cornering speeds in handling, top driving response.

ADAC
ADAC
Winter tyre test 2015

“Satisfactory“
Nokian WR D3
205/55R16 H

Top grade on snow, good on dry and icy surfaces. Good grade also in the categories fuel consumption and wear resistance. Fourth position of 19 tested winter tyres. Recommendable with the ADAC judgement “satisfactory“.

GTÜ Gesellschaft für Technische Überwachung
GTÜ Gesellschaft für Technische Überwachung
Winter tyre test 2015

"RECOMMENDABLE“
Nokian WR D4
225/50R17

Highest points in snow braking, dry handling and rolling resistance. Very good grades in snow traction and snow handling.

Stiftung Warentest
Winter tyre test 2015

“Satisfactory“
Nokian WR D3
205/55 R16 H

Top grade on snow. Top grade also on dry surfaces and ice, and for fuel consumption and wear resistance. Fourth position out of 19 winter tyres tested.

VOX auto mobil
All Season tyre test 2015

"TEST WINNER“
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

“1. Nokian” with the best test verdict “recommendable”. “The Nokian is absolutely recommendable for winter weather.” On top in winter conditions. The snow test result: “1. Nokian”, “Top contestant”. Very good snow braking. Cornering on snow: Nokian Weatherproof far ahead. “Superb steering feedback.” High driving precision and good combined traction out of corners. With handling in corners, Nokian Weatherproof holds the racing line. Very controllable. Surprisingly good snow traction. Good wet braking. Handling on wet roads: Nokian Weatherproof is the best. The driver can hold the curve nicely, nice neutral behaviour around corners. Shortest braking distance on dry surfaces: 3 metres less than the poorest all-season tyre. Good wear resistance.

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France

L’argus
L’argus
Dec 2015

Test winner shared
Nokian Weatherproof
205/55R16

Very balanced performance characteristics on dry and wet surfaces. Top spot in all snow tests. A tyre that offers a high level of safety. Very good dry braking. Very nice neutral balance on wet.

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Switzerland

TCS
TCS
Winter tyre test 2015

“Recommendable“
Nokian WR D3
205/55R16 H

Top grade on snow. Good on dry surfaces. Good on ice. Fourth position of 19 tested winter tyres.

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Austria

ÖAMTC
ÖAMTC
Winter tyre test 2015

“Recommendable“
Nokian WR D3
205/55R16 H

Top grade on snow, good on dry surfaces. Very recommendable also in the categories ice, fuel consumption and wear resistance. Fourth position of 19 tested winter tyres.

ARBÖ Autoclub Österreich
ARBÖ Autoclub Österreich
Winter tyre test 2015

"RECOMMENDABLE“
Nokian WR D4
225/50R17

Highest points in snow braking, dry handling and rolling resistance. Very good grades in snow traction and snow handling.

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Finland

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Easy to control also in extreme driving situations. Secure grip and steering properties. Very low rolling resistance.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
12/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

The best studded tyre both on snow and on ice. Excellent grip on ice. The lowest fuel consumption.

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
17/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

The best non-studded tyre for icy and snowy roads. Very low driving noise. The lowest rolling resistance in our test.

Tuulilasi
Tuulilasi
13/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Extremely good grip under icy and snowy conditions. Safe and logical handling behaviour both on ice and snow. Wet handling is also great. The lowest rolling resistance and fuel consumption. Lowest noise level.

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Sweden

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
13/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

A champion on ice and snow. Extremely good on ice with supreme grip in the curves. The lowest rolling resistance in the test.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
7.10.2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Outstanding on ice, short braking distance and very good lateral grip make the tyre easy to drive on icy roads. The tyre pulls ahead of the competition when the road becomes more slippery. Quiet and low rolling resistance.

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
7.10.2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

The best non-studded winter tyre on ice and snow. Relatively short braking distances, good traction and stability. Low rolling resistance.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
22/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
225/45R17

Good margins on snow. Good lateral grip. Balanced during sudden braking. Exact steering on ice. Easy to control on wet asphalt. Surprisingly adaptive and quick steering response on dry asphalt.

Vi Bilägare
Vi Bilägare
14/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Logical handling and excellent grip on ice and snow. Outstanding grip on corners. Shortest braking distance on dry road, easy to drive under wet conditions. Quiet and very low rolling resistance.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
22/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
225/45R17

Unbelievably balanced and easy to drive on the snow. On ice, the tyre has outstanding lateral grip. Linear and quick steering response on dry roads. Easy to handle under wet conditions. Quiet and comfortable.

Motorföraren
Motorföraren
7/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
225/45R17

Outstanding on ice and snow. Best in six of twelve test segments. Lowest rolling resistance and fuel consumption.

Motorföraren
Motorföraren
7/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
225/45R17

The best non-studded winter tyre on ice. Best in all test segments on ice: braking, acceleration, lateral grip and handling. Lowest rolling resistance and fuel consumption.

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Norway

Motor
Motor
5/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

The Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 has the best performance under extreme conditions. The tyre gets top marks in all disciplines on ice, with short braking distances and good lateral grip. The best driving feel on snow.

Motor
Motor
5/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

The best non-studded winter tyre for acceleration on ice. The tyre has great properties for braking, manoeuvrability and lateral grip. The lowest rolling resistance in the test.

Auto Motor og Sport
Auto Motor og Sport
10/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
225/45R17

The tyre has good lateral grip and gives a safe and secure driving experience. Precise on icy roads. Balanced and easy to control on wet asphalt. Rapid steering response on dry asphalt.

Auto Motor og Sport
Auto Motor og Sport
10/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
225/45R17

Excellently balanced and easy to control on snow. Solid grip during acceleration and braking. Superior lateral stability on ice. Well balanced and easy to control on wet asphalt as well. The steering response is quick on dry asphalt and the tyre is also stable during sudden lane changes.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
9/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
175/65R14

Best grip on ice. Lowest fuel consumption. 

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
9/2015

3rd place
Nokian Nordman 5
175/65R14

Good grip on snow. Lowest fuel consumption among tested studded tyres.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
9/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
175/65R14

Phenomenal grip on ice. Excellent driving properties on all surfaces. The lowest fuel consumption in the test.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
10/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Best braking properties and lateral grip on ice. Top-class grip on snow. Outstanding deep snow ability. Precise steering response on winter roads and excellent steering stability on dry roads. The conclusion: Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8 is comfortable under all winter conditions and helps save fuel.

AutoReview
AutoReview
18/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakkapeliitta 8
205/55R16

Dominated the test under all winter conditions, especially on ice. The shortest braking distance and best acceleration on ice. Excellent grip on icy and snowy surfaces.

AutoReview
AutoReview
18/2015

2nd place
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
205/55R16

Excellent grip properties on ice. Handling and reliability on snowy conditions are top-class. Very comfortable tyre on all surfaces.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
35-36/2015

Test winner “Highly recommended”
Nokian WR D4

Excellent handling properties on all surfaces. Good braking properties on asphalt, snow and ice. The shortest braking distance on wet asphalt.

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
37-38/2015

Test winner – Very recommendable
Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2
195/65R15

Excellent grip on ice and snow. Good braking properties on dry asphalt. Predictable behaviour on icy and snowy roads.

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Belarus

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
9/2015

Test winner
Nokian Nordman RS
205/55R16

Sovereign grip on ice. Great handling and lateral grip properties both on icy and snowy roads. The lowest rolling resistance in the test.

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
9/2015

Test winner
Nokian WR D4
205/55R16

Remarkable driving properties, excellent grip and safety on winter roads. Safety on wet asphalt is also in the highest class - the best overall score.

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
9/2015

2nd place
Nokian WR SUV 3
205/55R16

Very good on wet and dry asphalt. Very low rolling resistance.

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2015 Summer

China

Auto, Motor und Sport
Auto, Motor und Sport
8/2015

Test winner
Nokian zLine SUV
255/55R18

Outstanding overall performance. The best results in wet braking and wet handling. At the top also on dry surfaces due to the precise and safe handling.

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Germany

ADAC
ADAC
Summer tyre test 2015

Test winner "Good"
Nokian Line
185/60R14 H

Highly recommended. Very balanced tyre. Good wet grip and wear resistance. Low rolling resistance. Top grade of “good” for all safety-related subtests.

Auto Bild allrad
Auto Bild allrad
4/2015

Test winner “Exemplary”
Nokian Line SUV
215/65R16

Very good wet grip and a very balanced summer tyre in general. Best grades for the off-the-road part as well as on wet surfaces.

OFF ROAD
OFF ROAD
4/2015

Test winner “HIGHLY RECOMMENDABLE”
Nokian zLine SUV
255/55 R18

The best tyre in the test for braking and handling on wet and dry roads. Lowest rolling resistance.

Stiftung Warentest
Summer tyre test 2015

Test winner "Good"
Nokian Line
185/60R14 H

Our choice: recommendation as one of the best tyres. Good on wet and dry roads. Very good wear resistance. Low fuel consumption. Saves money due to its low fuel consumption and very good wear resistance.

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
Summer tyre test 2015

"Very recommended"
Nokian zLine
225/40R18

Good performance on dry roads. Low rolling resistance, good braking performance and safe handling on wet roads.

Auto Zeitung
Auto Zeitung
8/2015

“Highly recommendable”
Nokian Line SUV
215/65R16

Best braking performance on wet asphalt. Very good driving characteristics on wet roads.

ProMobil
ProMobil
4/2015

“Recommendable”
Nokian cLine Van
235/65R16 C

Best wet handling and aquaplaning resistance properties. Very good lateral aquaplaning, good performance and safe. Easily controllable behaviour on wet surfaces. Stable and safe in lane changes on dry roads.

auto TEST
5/2015

Test winner "EXEMPLARY"
Nokian Line SUV
215/65R16

Dynamic handling, high steering precision. Safe off-road properties, short wet braking distances. The best tyre in the test in the off-road and wet road subtests.

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Switzerland

TCS
TCS
Summer tyre test 2015

Test winner "VERY RECOMMENDED"
Nokian Line
185/60R14 H

Very balanced tyre. Top rating of “good” in all safety-relevant subtests. Very good rating for its low wear. Good grade for the low fuel consumption. Very recommended for both dry and wet conditions and due to its low fuel consumption.

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Austria

ÖAMTC
ÖAMTC
Summer tyre test 2015

Test winner "VERY RECOMMENDED"
Nokian Line
185/60R14 H

Very good rating for its low wear, good on dry and wet roads. Top rating of “very recommended” in all safety-relevant subtests and for its low fuel consumption.

Konsument
Summer tyre test 2015

"GOOD"
Nokian Line
185/60R14 H

Top rating of ”good”. Good on wet and dry roads. Low fuel consumption. Very good wear resistance. Saves money due to low fuel consumption and very good wear resistance.

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Finland

Tekniikan Maailma
Tekniikan Maailma
5/2015

Shared 2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
205/55R16

Excellent on wet roads. Very good grip and stability even in extreme situations. Comfortable and quiet. Very low rolling resistance.

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Sweden

Aftonbladet
Aftonbladet
11 March 2015

Shared 2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
205/55R16

Exemplary handling. Very good grip on wet asphalt. Lightly rolling, silent and comfortable.

Auto Motor & Sport
Auto Motor & Sport
11/2015

TEST WINNER ”EXCELLENT”
Nokian Hakka Blue SUV
235/65R17

Balanced, excellent driving characteristics and easily controllable behaviour on wet surfaces. Precise steering response and the shortest stopping distance, both on wet and dry surfaces.

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Norway

Motor
Motor
2/2015

Shared 2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
205/55R16

The best grip on wet asphalt. Smooth driving experience. The Nokian Hakka Blue rolls lighter than the other tyres. Very stable and comfortable.

Auto Motor og Sport
Auto Motor og Sport
5/2015

Test winner ”Very good"
Nokian Hakka Blue SUV
235/65R17

The tyre has quick and precise steering response and is rigid enough to remain stable even during evasions. The shortest stopping distance both on wet and dry surfaces. The second lowest rolling resistance in the test.

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Russia

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
3/2015

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Green
185/60R14

High grip characteristics on all surfaces. Excellent handling properties and stability. Low noise level.

Za Rulem
Za Rulem
4/2015

2nd place
Nokian Hakka Blue
205/55R16

Excellent stability in extreme handling situations. Precise steering characteristics. Very good grip on wet asphalt. Low fuel consumption.

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Ukraine

Auto Centre
Auto Centre
10-11/2015

Test winner "Highly recommendable"
Nokian Hakka Blue
195/65R15

Excellent handling on wet asphalt. Very low rolling resistance. The most economical summer tyre in the test.

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Kazakhstan

AutoMobily
April 2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue SUV
235/65R17

The best grades in the test for braking on wet and dry roads. Best wet handling and aquaplaning properties. Very low rolling resistance.

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Belarus

Auto Bild Belarus
Auto Bild Belarus
3/2015

Test winner
Nokian Hakka Blue SUV
215/65R16

Best grip on wet and dry asphalt. Safe handling properties. The best tyre in the test for aquaplaning resistance. Low noise level.

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