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Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta

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The Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta is a Max Performance Summer tyre designed to be fitted to Passenger Cars. Below is data from 196 tyre reviews averaging 87% over 1,872,907 miles driven.

This tyre has been replaced by the Vredestein Ultrac Vorti

Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta
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Size Price Range  
225/45 R17 £71.10 - £79.60 (2 prices)
225/40 R18 £11.45 - £89.80 (3 prices)
235/35 R19 £107.78 - £144.89 (5 prices)
Available in 58 tyre sizes - View all.

Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta Reviews

Given 86% (breakdown) while driving a MINI Cooper S (215-40-17-W)
Driving on a combination of roads for 300 spirited miles
I swapped to the Vredestein , XL stiffened sidewall version from Pirelli P Zero run-flats. Initially just front then getting some for the back next payday. Immediately noticed they are quiet and much more comfortable ride. Excellent dry grip, supple and the car felt like it just clung on in fast or tight bends when even previous good tyres would under steer. The tyres have a flexibility without ever making roll worse compared to previously stuff run flats.

They have reduced the torque steer but 20-30% with 207ft torque going through the they feel much more balanced and planted even at high revs in 2nd/3rd gear. Yet to see the wear rate with less than 1k of mileage
tyre reviewed on August 5, 2014   
Given 92% (breakdown) while driving a Ford Focus ST (225-45-18-R)
Driving on a combination of roads for 0 average miles
Got these on my Focus ST3(225)
Belting tyres, highly recommend for the price. Would have these over the Conti Sports 3 any day, better grip, better looking, more wear.
tyre reviewed on July 23, 2014   
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Given 100% (breakdown) while driving a BMW 530i M sport (265-35-18-)
Driving on mostly motorways for 20 average miles
This are fantastic tyres ,i have got 20k miles out of my rear and i' m down to 3 mm
will defo. buy another set .
tyre reviewed on July 22, 2014   
Given 83% (breakdown) while driving a Mitsubishi mitsubishi evo 8 (225-45-17-)
Driving on track for 10 spirited miles
I'm running the these tyres on my mitsubishi evo 8 high power and have been a great tyre all round. They give good high speed grip and have even used them on a track day and have also been fantastic.
tyre reviewed on July 12, 2014   
Given 86% (breakdown) while driving a BMW 330d M Sport (255-35-18-)
Driving on a combination of roads for 19,000 spirited miles
These have lasted 19,000 miles on the back of my 330D, so pretty good given the amount of power they have to put down. They have good all round performance and are a good replacement for the horrid run flats.
tyre reviewed on June 21, 2014   
Given 84% (breakdown) while driving a Mazda (225-45-17-)
Driving on mostly country roads for 30,000 spirited miles
I am just in the process of buying some more of these for the third or fourth time. They have been outstanding in every respect, grip, comfort, feedback, noise, wear, you name it. In the past I have used many of the better known and higher priced tyres and none have been as well rounded in performance as these. Goodyear F1 have better dry grip, but wear much faster, the Bridgestone Potenza RE050 that came as standard on my Mazda 6 MPS don't compare in any department other than comfort and noise, Pirelli P Zero Nero again only out perform these in terms of dry grip. The only tyre that compares favourably in every department are the Michelin Pilot S2, but they are about twice the price and whilst they are comparable, I wouldn't say better. I can't imagine me ever buying another tyre unless they stop making these or change them in some way for the worse.
tyre reviewed on May 29, 2014   
Given 93% (breakdown) while driving a Toyota Supra (265-35-18-W)
Driving on a combination of roads for 6,000 spirited miles
I have fitted these all round on my Toyota Supra (265/18 rears & 235/18 front).

Supra's are known for being tail happy in the wet due to the lack of weight in the rear end, but these tyres are superb, I can confidently accelerate around corners knowing that the back end isn't going to slide out.

In the dry they have been impressive too, they are grippy and give me confidence to drive in a spirited manor. the noise level on the motorway is acceptable, no complaints here.

I have had them on for 15 months, done approx 6000 miles and the rears have little sign of wear.

I am positive that when I need to renew my tyres, the Vred's will be top of my shopping list.

Oh, they look cool too!
tyre reviewed on March 31, 2014   
Given 97% (breakdown) while driving a BMW 325i M Sport (255-35-18-)
Driving on a combination of roads for 0 average miles
Fantastic mid range tyre, rears got a little noisy toward the end of their life.
Otherwise, loads of grip in the wet and dry. Cool tread pattern too
tyre reviewed on March 23, 2014   
Given 94% (breakdown) while driving a Porsche 996 C4S (225-45-17-)
Driving on a combination of roads for 4,000 spirited miles
Superb, Quiet and grippy
tyre reviewed on March 22, 2014   
Given 96% (breakdown) while driving a BMW (225-45-17-)
Driving on a combination of roads for 20 spirited miles
This is the 2nd set of sessanta's ive had my car. They are simply outstanding in any weather condition. Whilst driving at any speed ive always felt comfortable & safe with these tyres. Outstanding!
tyre reviewed on March 20, 2014   

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