215 45 R17 summer tires: Sporty car tires for compact and medium range
With the 215 45 R17 summer tires it is athletic: Thanks to wider tread and low section height, the tires are approved for speeds sometimes up to 300 km / h. Despite the high tempo guarantee car tires this size precise handling.
Width tread ensures optimum traction
215 45 R17 summer tires are a common choice for compact and medium range cars like Audi A3, VW Golf GTI or Seat Leon Cupra. Through the tire width of 215 mm, the tires have plenty of tread band which has a high rolling resistance result. This is beneficial to almost all areas of navigability: traction, braking and steering behavior are thus better than thinner tires. In combination with the tire height of approximately 97 mm (215 mm * 0.45), the 215 45 R17 summer tires already be counted among the wide tires. However, the driving comfort is much better than many of the larger wide tires.
A tire series with ideal conditions for summer
The selection of 215 45 R17 summer tires is huge and includes all series of well-known tire manufacturer. In direct comparison, it intersects the Hankook VENTUS PRIME 2 K115 from with the best. The tubeless tire confident in fuel efficiency and wet grip equally. In EU tire label both properties with the Class B (AG) are marked. Also well intersects the summer tires from the issue of rolling noise - the value is 71 decibels in the lower middle. Finally thrilled the Hankook VENTUS PRIME 2 K115 than 215 45 R17 summer tires nor by its excellent price.
Sporty drivers will appreciate the 215 45 R17 summer tires definitely. Their mix of properties of broad and standard tires make ideal conditions for compact and middle class.