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Dunlop Sport All Season

Dunlop Sport All Season

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Pros and cons

  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Great handling on dry roads
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The Dunlop Sport All Season tires have been evaluated across various tests, showcasing their performance under different conditions. A synthesis of these evaluations highlights several key qualities of the tire, offering insights into its strengths and areas of improvement.


A positive aspect consistently mentioned is the tire's all-around handling capabilities, especially noted on wet surfaces. The tires provide a dynamic driving experience during wet conditions, which speaks to their ability to maintain control and offer good safety margins, particularly against the risk of aquaplaning in curves. This characteristic ensures a reliable performance, enhancing driver confidence under inclement weather. Additionally, the tires are recognized for their superior comfort, contributing to a pleasant driving experience regardless of the surface condition.


Another commendable feature is the tire's balanced handling on both wet and dry pavements, paired with a low rolling resistance. The latter is a particularly important attribute as it directly influences fuel efficiency and carbon footprint, making the Dunlop Sport All Season tires an eco-friendlier option.


However, these tires do have areas that could see improvement. A consistent point of critique across different tests concerns their snow handling capabilities. The tires tend to exhibit understeering in snowy conditions, which could affect maneuverability and control when navigating through snow. In addition to this, the tires show a trend of slightly extended braking distances on dry surfaces. Such a characteristic might increase stopping distances, which is a crucial factor for safety in emergency braking scenarios.


Furthermore, there are mixed opinions about the tire's performance regarding aquaplaning resistance and dry braking distances, depending on the tire dimensions evaluated. For instance, while the tire sized 195/55 R16 demonstrated good safety reserves in curve aquaplaning, the 225/45 R17 variant showed moderate aquaplaning properties, indicating a variation in performance that might influence a buyer's choice depending on their specific needs or the predominant weather conditions they face.


In conclusion, the Dunlop Sport All Season tires exhibit a commendable balance of dynamic wet handling, comfort, and eco-friendliness, making them a versatile choice for diverse driving conditions. However, prospective buyers should weigh these benefits against the tires' limitations in snow handling and slightly longer dry braking distances. Personal considerations such as driving habits, regional weather patterns, and vehicle compatibility should guide the final decision.

Sizes

Dunlop Sport All Season is made in 34 sizes, starting from 165/65 R14 up to 235/55 R18.
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Dunlop Sport All Season is ranked #72 of 947 allround tyres based on the results of tests carried out by Autobild 2023, Autobild 2023, and other organizations. However, this particular model is made in France. It is made in total of 34 sizes, 165/65 R14 being the smallest and 235/55 R18 the largest. Dunlop is a brand from USA and belongs to the GoodYear group. This tyre was featured in tests 7 times, first test was carried in 2021. Eu ratings can provide interesting overview over the available dimensions - 100% of Dunlop Sport All Season has "B" wet grip rating and most (71%) of the dimensions has "C" fuel-saving rating. Noise is a strong quality of Dunlop Sport All Season - most dimensions have below average noise level values - 100% of them produce 0db noise, which result in "a" rating. It can be compared to Weather Control A005 EVO, which is a tyre from Bridgestone (Japan) and has a rating of 75%, compared to 72% of the Dunlop in question. There was a braking test that featured both Bridgestone Weather Control A005 EVO and Dunlop Sport All Season held by autobild in 2022. It was tested on a VW Golf with 205/55 R16 tyres. On the wet, the Bridgestone stopped from 80km/h earlier than the Dunlop - 44,4m, whereas the Dunlop took 46,6m to come to a full stop. We can see the same story on the dry, where the Bridgestone stopped earlier at the 41,4m mark, compared to 44,6m of the Dunlop.

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Timeline

2020

Dunlop Sport All Season was launched

2021

Dunlop Sport All Season was tested 2x (Autobild,...)

2022

Dunlop Sport All Season was tested 3x (Autobild,...)

2023

Dunlop Sport All Season was tested 2x (Autobild,...)

Achievements

Best
Dry handling
Autobild 2022
Autobild 2021
Best
Wet circle cornering
Autobild 2023
Autobild 2022
Best
Aquaplaning - cross
Autobild 2021
Best
Aquaplaning - longitudal
Autobild 2021
Best
Comfort
Autobild 2022

Dunlop Sport All Season in tyre tests

The Dunlop Sport All Season premium segment tyre has been tested by some of Europe's most respected tyre-testing organizations. The tests were conducted between 2021 and 2022, and the tyre was tested in different dimensions for all-season use. The overall rating for the tyre based on the results of all these tests is 83%, which is an excellent result for a premium segment tyre.

Among the various tests conducted, the Autobild 2021 All-year tyre test for 225/50 R17 size was one of the most notable ones in which the Dunlop Sport All Season tyre was tested. The tyre secured the sixth position out of 32 tested tyres, which is a notable achievement. In the same test, the Dunlop tyre also won the braking distance test among all the tested tyres.

In another test conducted by Autobild for 195/55 R16 size all-season tyres, the Dunlop tyre secured the seventh position out of 35 tested tyres, which is still an impressive result. In the same test, the tyre performed well in terms of braking distance, safety on snow, and wet grip. The tyre got the rating of "Good" in Autobild’s test for 195/55 R16 size all-season tyres, securing the seventh position out of 15 tested tyres.

In the Autoklub ČR all-season tyre test for 205/55 R16 size, the Dunlop Sport All Season tyre secured the seventh position out of ten tyres tested. However, in none of the tests, did the tyre perform poorly, and the overall rating is a good indication of its performance. As a result of these tests, the Dunlop Sport All Season tyre can be considered a reliable and high-performing option for drivers looking for a premium segment tyre.

All tyre tests where Dunlop Sport All Season was featured:
Autobild Allyear tyre test 2023 225/45 R17
satisfactory
Ranked #11 of 16
The Dunlop Sport All Season secured its position in the brightly contested field, featuring among 16 other competitors. It was praised for its balanced handling on both wet and dry surfaces alongside a low rolling resistance and exceptional driving comfort, making it a versatile choice. However, the tyre was critiqued for its understeering on snow, modest aquaplaning resistance, and extended braking distances on dry roads. Notably, it excelled in two key disciplines: comfort and wet circle cornering, highlighting its reliable performance in these areas. Despite the identified drawbacks, the tyre did not finish last in any tested property, underlining its competitive facets across diverse conditions.
Name
Dunlop Sport All Season
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Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test37.745
Dunlop Sport All Season42.547.4
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Autobild Allyear tyre test 2022 195/55 R16
good
Ranked #7 of 15
Name WetDrySnowRunning costs
Best values in test1-2+1-1
Dunlop Sport All Season2+22-2-
Source: www.autobild.de
Autobild Allyear tyre test 2022 195/55 R16

Ranked #7 of 35
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test39,944,4
Dunlop Sport All Season44,646,6
Source: autobild.de
Name Points totalWetDrySnow
Best values in test102.7104,8104,5102,7
Dunlop Sport All Season98,7100,3100,496,4
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Source: www.autoklub.cz
Name Stopping distance on dryStopping distance on wet
Best values in test37,650
Dunlop Sport All Season41,751,4
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Source: www.autobild.de
Autobild Allyear tyre test 2021 225/50 R17
satisfactory
Ranked #10 of 16
Name WetDrySnowRolling resistanceWear
Best values in test2+2+2+11
Dunlop Sport All Season2+ 22-2+3+
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Source: www.autobild.de

Test ratings distribution

85% (3x)
SatisfactoryGood
2x1x

Ratings x Wheel size

R16R17
85% (1x)85% (2x)

Ratings x Width

195/xx Rxx225/xx Rxx
85% (1x)85% (2x)

FAQ

  1. Where is Dunlop Sport All Season made?

    Dunlop Sport All Season is made in France.

  2. Is this tyre suitable for SUVs?

    Yes, this tyre is also made in SUV sizes.