Dimension 195 40 R17: sporty car tyre for small and compact cars
tyres of size 195 40 R17 are mainly used for sporting small and compact cars such as the Mini Cooper S or VW Golf GTI. Their dimensions convince the tyres, especially in the areas of traction and handling, but also provide a pleasant driving comfort.
Optimum traction and excellent control
For a sporty driving style is a car tyre with wide contact area is an absolute must. However, increases with the width of the fuel consumption and the tyre is more susceptible to aquaplaning. 195 40 R17 tyres form as a good compromise. Your tread is wide enough for a high rolling resistance and thus a lot of traction and an optimal braking performance. Simultaneously, the water can be sufficiently well displaced with a lot of rain. The energy efficiency is still convincing and is further improved with special rubber compounds and tread patterns. Optical inspire the tyres by striking 17er rims and wide tyres form.
Two tyre series for the summer
A very balanced tyre is Hankook VENTUS S1 EVO K107 . Both the fuel economy and wet grip are in the EU tyre label with Class C (AG). An ideal mixture that is further enhanced by low tyre noise. Those who place more emphasis on the traction and braking performance, however, should the series Kumho ECSTA SPT KU31 access. The tyres have a Class A marking in wet grip. On average, the braking distance with the vehicle in the same conditions (full braking at 80 km/h wet surface) by up to 7 meters shorter than the Class C tyres. For the values for fuel consumption and road noise are bad. Both models are available in size 195 40 R17.
Fast, agile and visually striking - these are the attributes of the tyre size 195 40 R17. Approved the tyres are usually high speeds of up to 270 km/h.