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Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330

/94% · winter · · : Upper-middle

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Pros and cons

  • Very good aquaplaning resistance
  • Exceptional handling on the wet
  • Short braking distance on snow
  • Short braking distance on wet roads
  • Great handling on dry roads
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Competitors

The Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 has been lauded across various tests for its commendable all-weather performance, demonstrating remarkable qualities that make it a standout choice for winter conditions. A consistent highlight across the tests is its superior safety margins in scenarios of aquaplaning, a crucial factor for winter driving. It consistently assures a stable ride, showcasing its dynamic handling on wet surfaces complemented by short stopping distances in wet conditions – an attribute that enhances its appeal for safety-conscious drivers.


However, like any product, the tire does not come without its drawbacks. Notably, its performance on dry surfaces has drawn mixed reviews. While one test mentions short braking distances on both wet and dry surfaces, another points to extended braking distances on dry roads as a notable flaw. This discrepancy suggests that the tire's dry performance might depend on specific conditions or variants, such as tire size. Another area of critique that emerges across multiple reviews is the elevated noise level associated with the tire's rolling, which could impact driver comfort over long distances.


Furthermore, the tyre demonstrates commendable winter capabilities, with several tests highlighting its strong performance on snow. Its snow traction and braking efficiency are particularly praised, making it a reliable option for drivers in snowy regions. The tire's ability to maintain control and stability in winter conditions underscores its design focus on safety and performance in challenging weather.


While there are mentions of average aspects such as wet handling lap times and rolling resistance, these do not heavily detract from the tire’s overall positive reception. The mixed feedback on its dry performance and concerns over tire noise are notable but are balanced by its fair pricing. This aspect, combined with its strong safety features in aquaplaning scenarios and commendable snow performance, paints the Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 as a well-rounded tire that offers drivers a blend of safety, performance, and value, especially in winter conditions.

Sizes

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 is made in 88 sizes, starting from 215/60 R17 up to 255/40 R22.
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Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 is ranked #94 of 947 winter tyres based on the results of tests carried out by Autobild 2023, Autobild 2023, and other organizations. Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 belongs to the Upper-middle segment and is made by a manufacturer from South Korea. It is made in total of 88 sizes, 215/60 R17 being the smallest and 255/40 R22 the largest. This tyre was featured in tests 11 times, first test was carried in 2020. Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 replaced an older model - Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320. This model received the best possible rating in 7 tests. Eu ratings can provide interesting overview over the available dimensions - 100% of Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 has "B" wet grip rating and most (56%) of the dimensions has "C" fuel-saving rating. Noise is a strong quality of Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 - most dimensions have below average noise level values - 76% of them produce 0db noise, which result in "a" rating. It can be compared to WR Snowproof P, which is a tyre from Nokian (Finland) and has a rating of 50%, compared to 94% of the Hankook in question.

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Timeline

2020

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was launched and replaced Hankook Winter i*cept evo2 W320.

2020

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was tested 3x (Autobild,...)

2021

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was tested 2x (Tyre Reviews,...) and won the Autobild 225/45 R18 test.

2022

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was tested 1x (Autobild)

2023

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was tested 5x (Autobild,...)

Achievements

Best
Aquaplaning - cross
Autobild 2023
Autobild 2023
Sportauto 2023
Autobild 2022
Best
Aquaplaning - longitudal
Autobild 2023
Autobild 2023
Autobild 2021
Autobild 2020
Best
Wet braking
Autobild 2022
Autobild 2022
Autobild 2021
Best
Dry braking
Sportauto 2023
Best
Dry handling
Autobild 2022
Best
Snow handling
Autobild 2021
Best
Wet circle cornering
Autobild 2022

Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 in tyre tests

The Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330, one of the premium segment tyres, has been tested by various European organizations from 2020 to 2022. According to the results of six tire tests, the Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 has received an impressive overall rating of 96%. In the tests, the tyre was evaluated in different dimensions and winter conditions. The tyre performed exceptionally well in most disciplines, with Autobild's winter tyre test 2022 245/40 R19 yielding its best results. In this test, the Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 ranked second out of nine and was best in Aquaplaning - cross, Dry handling, Snow braking, and Wet braking. Another significant achievement for the tyre was in Autobild's winter tyre test 2021 225/45 R18, where it emerged as a test winner and was best in Aquaplaning - cross, Aquaplaning - longitudinal, Snow handling, and Wet braking. The only weakened test result was in Autobild's winter tyre test 2020 245/45 R18 - braking distance test, where the tyre ranked fifth out of 50. Nonetheless, this tyre had won Autobild's winter tyre test 2021 225/45 R18 and was Exemplary in the 2020 winter tyre tests conducted by Autobild. With such consistent performances, the Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 is undoubtedly a reliable tyre for winter road conditions.

All tyre tests where Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 was featured:
Autobild Winter tyre test 2023 225/45 R18
good
Ranked #6 of 20
The Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 secured its position among 20 contenders, showing a commendable performance in a competitive field. It was lauded for its brand quality and excellent winter capabilities, alongside a dynamic handling on dry surfaces and outstanding safety margins against aquaplaning. The tire distinguished itself by topping the charts in both aquaplaning in cross and longitudinal tests, underscoring its exceptional design to combat unpredictable wet conditions effectively. However, it was critiqued for its average mileage, suggesting room for improvement in longevity. Overall, this tire carved out a respectable place for itself with robust winter and wet performance attributes.
Name WetDrySnowRunning costs
Best values in test2+2+11-
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W3302+ 223+
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Name Stopping distance on wetStopping distance on snow
Best values in test31,429,2
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W33035,230,3
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Autobild Winter tyre test 2023 225/40 R18
exemplary
Ranked #4 of 11
Securing a commendable position among 11 competitors, the Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330 impressed with its overall performance, meriting a final rating that reflects its strengths and minimal weaknesses. Testers lauded this premium winter tyre for its superior safety margins in aquaplaning scenarios, highlighting its best-in-class performance in both cross and longitudinal aquaplaning tests. The tyre was praised for its stable handling in various weather conditions, alongside its short braking distances on both wet and dry surfaces, further establishing its reliability. Additionally, its affordable price point was noted as a significant advantage. The only drawback identified was a slightly increased rolling noise, which did not detract from its otherwise stellar assessment.
Name
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
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Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
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Tyre Reviews Winter tyre test 2023 225/45 R18
highly recommended
Ranked #4 of 11
Name
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
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Name WetDrySnow
Best values in test2+2+2+
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W3302+ 2+ 2
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Source: www.autobild.de
Tyre Reviews Winter tyre test 2021 225/40 R18
highly recommended
Ranked #3 of 9
Name
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W330
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Source: www.tyrereviews.com
Name WetDrySnow
Best values in test2+2+1
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W3302+ 21
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name WetDrySnow
Best values in test1-21-
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W3301- 2 2+
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name Stopping distance on wetStopping distance on snow
Best values in test30,324,3
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W33032,325
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Source: www.autobild.de
Name WetDrySnowRunning costs
Best values in test2+1-2+1-
Hankook Winter i*cept evo3 W3302+ 222
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Source: www.autobild.de

Test ratings distribution

100% (7x)85% (2x)
ExemplaryTest winnerHighly recommendedHighly recommendedGood
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Ratings x Wheel size

R18R19
96.3% (8x)100% (1x)

Ratings x Width

225/xx Rxx245/xx Rxx
95.7% (7x)100% (2x)

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