Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 Review

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4 Out Of 35

in High performance summer tires

236500

Miles Reported

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Review summary

Based on the review scores and user reviews, we can highly recommend the Hankook Ventus S1 evo2 tires for their excellent dry traction, good wet traction, and comfortable ride. However, if you're looking for a tire that can handle dry and wet roads with ease, the Ventus S1 evo2 is definitely worth considering.

Pros

  • Excellent dry traction
  • Good wet traction
  • Comfortable ride

Survey stats

DRY TRACTION
91.33%
WET TRACTION
90.60%
Noise
90.47%
COMFORT
87.67%
TREAD LIFE
81.33%

15

reviews

236500

Miles Reported

Test Results

4th of 10 tires2020 Auto Bild UHP 19 inch Tire Test

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Performance Metrics

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Dry Handling 120.4 Km/H -2.6 (-2.11%)
Dry Braking 36.2 M +1.4 (4.02%)
Wet Handling 81.2 Km/H -0.6 (-0.73%)
Wet Braking 60.3 M -0.1 (-0.17%)

Extra Metrics

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Rolling Resistance 8.31 kg / t -1.08 (-11.5%)
Noise 72.9 dB -0.1 (-0.14%)

Special Conditions

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Straight Aqua 89.3 Km/H +0.8 (0.9%)

5th of 10 tires2019 Gute Fahrt Summer 18 Inch Tire Test

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6th of 11 tires2019 Auto Bild Sports Car Tire Test

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Performance Metrics

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Dry Handling 97.7 Km/H -2.1 (-2.1%)
Dry Braking 36.6 M +1.5 (4.27%)
Wet Handling 82.5 Km/H -5.6 (-6.36%)
Wet Braking 53.4 M +6.7 (14.35%)

Subjective Ratings

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Subj. Comfort 6 Points 0 (0%)

Extra Metrics

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Rolling Resistance 9.04 kg / t +0.3 (3.43%)
Noise 71.7 dB -1.2 (-1.65%)

Special Conditions

LabelValueDifference to Test Winner
Straight Aqua 91 Km/H +2.4 (2.71%)

7th of 16 tires2018 Test World Summer Tire Test

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3rd of 9 tires2018 Sport Auto 19 inch UHP and Track Day Tire Test

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8th of 10 tires2018 Auto Express Summer Tire Test

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2nd of 6 tires2018 Auto Bild 19 inch Summer Tire Test

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4th of 11 tires2018 Ace 235/45 R18 Summer Tire Test

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5th of 9 tires2017 Motor Mag UHP Tire Test

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7th of 9 tires2017 EVO Summer Tire Test

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4th of 9 tires2017 Auto Bild UHP Tire Test

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2nd of 9 tires2017 Auto Bild Sports Cars Tire Test

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4th of 10 tires2017 AMS Summer UHP Tire Test

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5th of 13 tires2016 Test World Performance Tire Test

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3rd of 8 tires2016 Sport Auto UHP Summer Tire Test

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9th of 14 tires2016 GTU Performance Summer Tire Test

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8th of 9 tires2016 EVO Summer Performance Tire Test

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2nd of 6 tires2016 AutoBild UHP Summer Tire Test

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6th of 9 tires2016 Auto Express Summer Tire Test

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5th of 16 tires2016 ADAC Tire Test - 225/45 R17

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3rd of 7 tires2015 Sport Auto 235/35 R19 UHP Tire Test

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7th of 10 tires2015 EVO Magazine Performance Tire Test

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4th of 9 tires2015 Auto Review Summer Tire Test

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4th of 11 tires2015 Auto Express Tire Test

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8th of 10 tires2014 EVO Max Performance Summer Tire Test

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3rd of 7 tires2014 Auto Review Max Performance Tire Test

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10th of 11 tires2014 ACE Summer Tire Test

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6th of 10 tires2013 Sport Auto Max Performance Summer Tire Test

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6th of 18 tires2013 European Summer Sports Tire Test

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4th of 10 tires2013 Auto Express Summer Tire Test

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3rd of 9 tires2012 Sport Auto Summer Tire Test

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7th of 10 tires2012 EVO Summer Tire Test

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3rd of 45 tires2012 Autobild 50 Tire Braking Test

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3rd of 15 tires2012 Auto Bild Max Performance Tire Test

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Alternatives

 

Hankook Ventus S1 evo2

Michelin Pilot Sport 4S

Michelin Pilot Super Sport

Continental ExtremeContact Sport

General G-Max RS

Overall Rating
Dry Traction 6.69.69.59.08.9
Wet Traction 6.58.99.08.78.6
Noise 6.48.78.68.68.3
comfort 6.28.88.78.68.4
Tread Life 5.98.38.17.98.2
Braking 0.00.00.00.00.0
Sharpness 0.00.00.00.00.0
Durability 0.00.00.00.00.0
Feel 0.00.00.00.00.0
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User Reviews

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Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/13/2016

I really enjoy this brand and would love to see it consistently available. Have you considered carrying guayule tires?

Overall Rating
4.2
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
31000

4

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

4

Tread Life

4

Wet traction

4

Dry Traction

George

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/11/2019

Absolutely adore these tires!

Overall Rating
5
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
15000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Wet traction

5

Dry Traction

Klay

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

05/10/2021

I'm extremely pleased with my experience.

Overall Rating
5
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
9000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Wet traction

5

Dry Traction

Pat

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

07/30/2020

The dry traction on these tires is outstanding.

Overall Rating
4.6
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
8000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

3

Tread Life

5

Wet traction

5

Dry Traction

Klay

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

05/10/2021

I'm extremely pleased with my experience.

Driving Condition
N/A
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
9000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

Pat

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

07/30/2020

The dry traction on these tires is outstanding.

Driving Condition
N/A
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
8000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

3

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

George

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/11/2019

Absolutely adore these tires!

Driving Condition
N/A
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
15000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

!

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/13/2016

I really enjoy this brand and would love to see it consistently available. Have you considered carrying guayule tires?

Driving Condition
N/A
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
31000

4

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

4

Tread Life

4

Dry Traction

Hankook Ventus S1 evo2

4 Out Of 35

in High performance summer tires

236500

Miles Reported

15

User Reviews

Full review

Klay

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

05/10/2021

I'm extremely pleased with my experience.

Overall Rating
5
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
9000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

Pat

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

07/30/2020

The dry traction on these tires is outstanding.

Overall Rating
4.6
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
8000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

3

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

George

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/11/2019

Absolutely adore these tires!

Overall Rating
5
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
15000

5

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

5

Tread Life

5

Dry Traction

!

Yes I would purchase this tire again.

03/13/2016

I really enjoy this brand and would love to see it consistently available. Have you considered carrying guayule tires?

Overall Rating
4.2
Driving Style
N/A
Miles Driven On Tire
31000

4

Ride Comfort

5

Ride Noise

4

Tread Life

4

Dry Traction

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