The tire size 215 50 R17 takes its area of operations in the sporty vehicles. The various manufacturers differentiate their offerings in the properties of the tire. The typical vehicle for the tire 215 50 R17 is an Opel Astra or VW Golf GTI.
Security is critical
An illustration of a conventional tire of dimension 215 50 R17 is the high-performance tire Hankook Ventus Prime 2 K 115 91 V. It impresses with its excellent ride comfort. The short braking distance on dry roads and high safety in the curves are its feature. The extension 91 shows the viability of at a constant load. With 615 kg per tire at a speed of 210 km / h, an index for its security on the highway. The fuel consumption of a tire is divided into categories A to G. The value A indicates the highest energy efficiency. With the value of E 215 50 R17 Hankook located in the central region. Its braking performance of stage C is assigned. This value is a good braking performance of the Hankook is guaranteed. The 71 dB rolling noise it offers the environment a pleasant noise. In the test of Auto Motor Sport is the Hankook Ventus Prime 2 K 115 were "recommended" rating awarded.
The comparison to Vredestein
Through his good braking of Vredestein Sportrac 5 is classified into the B category. The rolling noise is the same as 71 dB for Hankook. An enjoyable value can be found in the energy efficiency with the value C. The EU tire label is being saved per category 0.1 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers. The asymmetric profile allows a sporty driving with a high safety standard. In the test of Auto Bild is Vredestein Sportrac 5 were rated as "exemplary".
The 215 50 R17 tires is designed for a sporty driving. Its 50 mm cross-section give it a sporty look. The 215 mm width allow the sporty cars safe driving. The choice of 17-inch wheels is extensive.