THE PIRELLI P ZERO NERO™

EXEMPLARY

Test Car: Mini Coupé John Cooper Works

DRY TEST

Noise

Autobuild measured the rolling noise at a speed of 50km/h and 80 km/h


PIRELLI 65.4 | 72.0 db(A)
NEXEN 65.7 | 72.9 db(A)
SUNEW 66.1 | 72.6 db(A)
BRIDGESTONE 66.0 | 73.2 db(A)
MARANGONI 66.3 | 73.3 db(A)
YOKOHAMA 66.5 | 73.5 db(A)
TOYO 66.4 | 73.6 db(A)
CONTINENTAL 67.4 | 74.5 db(A)

Handling

This test measure the average speed on the Auto Bild handling course. The higher the speed, the better the handling performance of the tyres (acceleration, braking,cornering) on wet surfaces.

CONTINENTAL 82.9 km/h
BRIDGESTONE 82.9 km/h
NEXEN 82.8 km/h
PIRELLI 82.6 km/h
TOYO 82.1 km/h
MARANGONI 81.4 km/h
YOKOHAMA 80.8 km/h
SUNEW 80.2 km/h

WET TEST

Handling

This test measure the average speed on the Auto Bild handling course. The higher the speed, the better the handling performance of the tyres(acceleration, braking, cornering) on wet surfaces.

CONTINENTAL 76.2 km/h
PIRELLI 73.8 km/h
NEXEN 73.6 km/h
BRIDGESTONE 68.2 km/h
TOYO 67.8 km/h
MARANGONI 67.7 km/h
YOKOHAMA 59.7 km/h
SUNEW 57.8 km/h

Braking distance

This test measure the braking distance from a speed of 100km/h on wet surfaces

PIRELLI 40.3 m
CONTINENTAL 40.8 m
NEXEN 42.3 m
BRIDGESTONE 44.9 m
TOYO 45.9 m
MARANGONI 46.2 m
YOKOHAMA 55.0 m
SUNEW 55.4 m

WET TEST

Aquaplaning (Straight)

This test measures the speed until wich the tyre risistes aquaplaning on a straight line.


CONTINENTAL 78.3 km/h
PIRELLI 76.8 km/h
NEXEN 73.5 km/h
MARANGONI 73.0 km/h
BRIDGESTONE 72.3 km/h
TOYO70 70.0 km/h
SUNEW 69.4 km/h
YOKOHAMA 64.8 km/h

Aquaplaning (Curves)

This test measures the speed until wich the tyre risistes aquaplaning on curves.


CONTINENTAL 3.06 m/s2
PIRELLI 2.72 m/s2
NEXEN 2.63 m/s2
MARANGONI 2.63 m/s2
BRIDGESTONE 2.47 m/s2
SUNEW70 2.47 m/s2
TOYO 2.30 m/s2
YOKOHAMA 1.48 m/s2

(*) The test results refer to the P Zero Nero™ model, gradually replaced by the new P Zero Nero™ GT, a further evolution of a highly performing tyre.