165/50 15 Tyres

The following tyres have been reviewed in 165/50 15.
BFGoodrich gGrip (35) 91% 80% 80% 81% 86% 84% 89% 84% 468,242
Nankang NS2 (176) 78% 59% 66% 61% 76% 65% 63% 67% 1,459,239

165/50 15 Tyre Review Highlights

Nankang NS2 rated 100% while driving a Volkswagen Polo 1.4 8v
Driving on mostly town for 1470 spirited miles
Brilliant I'm running stretch and there sick tyres for your vw
tyre reviewed on 2013-05-20 22:05:31
BFGoodrich gGrip rated 74% while driving a Renault twingo
Driving on mostly country roads for 1000 spirited miles
I fitted a new set of BFG gGrip's as a 'sensible' all-round choice on a set of 15" wheels (to replace the silly low profile OEM 17" wheels on my Renault Twingo RS133 Gordini). Overall I've been very impressed and can't really fault them on a relatively light and sensibly powered sports hatch. They may lack a bit of feel & feedback, but they are proving hard wearing and haven't let me down or broken grip yet during 'spirited' driving sessions (even in the wet winter UK commuting and near zeroC temperatures). Summary: a quality, sensibly-priced, all-rounder you can rely on, with no major gripes or problems.
tyre reviewed on 2016-01-24 00:03:39
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