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Nankang AS 1 165/45 R15 72 V XL

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Tyre size:
165/45 R15
Speed index:
V = max 149 mph
Load index:
72 = max 355 kg
Season:
Summer
Vehicle type:
Car
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  • Delivery time: 2-3 working days

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User reviews

Summary: 4.2 Summary: Overall rating is a weighted average of individual performance, not the arithmetic mean. Some of a tyre’s features have a greater impact on the overall assessment, while some will have a lesser impact. 112 reviews

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  • Costs: Influence of the tyre on car running costs. 111120 4.2
  • Comfort: Influence of the tyre on driving comfort. 111120 4.2
  • Drivability: Influence of the tyre on drivability. 111120 4.2

112 customers have rated this tyre

  • 5 31 people
  • 4 70 people
  • 3 10 people
  • 2 1 people
  • 1 0 people

94% of users recommend this tyre

94%

We have been collecting information about this tyre for 4133 days. In that time we have received 112 reviews.
The total distance driven by our customers is 995000 miles.

The highest rated parameter is: the grip on a dry surface.

This tyre was reviewed by users driving usually in the city.

This tyre was reviewed by drivers who assess their driving style as moderate.

Latest Reviews:

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  • Opinion from outside the UK user: Finger

    Size: 165/45 R15

    Rating: 3.4 111400
    Grat tyre. Very good grip.Im very pleased with that tyre and with the driving comfort. Soft, silent and cheap!

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    Opinion from outside the UK user: Andy

    Size: 165/45 R15

    Rating: 4.8 111180
    I'm really satisfied with these tires, especially the price and quality

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    Opinion from outside the UK user: Paweł

    Size: 165/45 R15

    Rating: 3.8 111800
    I recommend tire, handle well as its price. I do not regret.

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  • Opinion from outside the UK user: Kieran

    Size: 195/55 R16

    Rating: 3.8 111800
    AMAZING! Given that I am not a pilot but a regular user of the car with these tyres (I changed only two during that time: those in front) the car holds the road well. In both dry and wet conditions for Nankang AS 1 I haven’t noticed a lot differences: a tad bit less cornering grip in the wet, but I had to force my hand for it to slightly lose its grip, however, I immediately recovered. Taking curves absolutely precise and immediate steering response to stress. I could not try them on snow as it hasn’t snowed yet :) and I cannot comment on the durability, as I have them only for short period of time. Overall, I can only express absolutely positive opinion. I will complete the set with the two rear tyres and then purchase those tyres again! The price is definitely excelled. The tyres in question are mounted on a Peugeot 207 1.6 HDi 110CV. Finally, I wish to point out that they are made in China (along with almost all the products that come to us) although the company Nankang, one of the oldest manufacturers of tyres, is based in Taiwan.

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  • Opinion from outside the UK user: Sean

    Size: 195/40 R17

    Rating: 4.1 111110
    I bought those tyres, because I needed cheap set for the summer quickly, and I didn’t want to spend money on used rubber. I was debating with myself if it wasn’t too risky , but it did not disappoint. I changed size 165/70R13 5j13 to 195/40R17 7j17. There is a big difference in grip and drive, of course, a big plus. Growth burning too big not noticed. The car less responsive now to some micro-inequalities which at 13inch could be clearly felt. The faster cornering is not a problem, the tyres stick well to less demanding turns, but on sharp bends I felt a slight loss of traction, in the dry conditions. In the wet conditions, they behave very well, the loss of grip occurs after heavy braking but only when speed was almost completely gone. The car without electronic support, but on these tyres easy to master. Overall, for this money, Nankang AS 1 recommendable.

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Product description

Nankang AS 1 165/45 R15 72 V XL

Nankang AS 1 is a model intended for different weather conditions in summer. With its innovative technologies, it is mainly recommended for the vehicles which travel distances above the average. The compound used to produce Nankang AS 1 includes silica. Thanks to this, the tread is more resistant to abrasion and has a higher durability. The AS 1 model is equipped with an asymmetric tread consisting of two separate sections having different functions. The external section is responsible for an effective skid protection thanks to its arched grooves and wide circumferential channels. The internal section is built of strips with serrated edges and a notch which allows continued highly smooth driving.



Nankang


Nankang was founded in 1959 in Taiwan, under the name Nankang Rubber Tire Corporation Ltd. Due to its dynamic growth, the group started to export tyres to foreign markets. Through this, in 1972 Nankang opened their first branch office in Australia. According to statistics, Nankang products are still among the most popular tyres in that country. In the following years, the export was extended to North America and Europe. The Taiwanese company also owns such brands as Sonar Tire and Roadiac.

Nankang AS 1 summer tyre is classified as economic tyre, which means that it provides the most favourable price and good performance.
Now, you are looking at the tyre with the size of 165/45 R15.
The tyre is currently available in sizes from 13 to 21 inches.
This tyre has a speed index of V - the maximum speed at which you can drive on this tyre is 149 mph. The load index of this tyre is 72 - the maximum load that can be carried by the tyre is 355 kg.
The labelling of the tyre includes the following classes: E (rolling resistance), C (wet grip), 71 db (noise level).
The presented tyre has the following features:
  • a reinforced structure (it is more resistant to loads than the standard model)

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Label

The Nankang AS 1 tyre in size 165/45 R15 72 V, according to the manufacturer's information, has the following drivability qualities:

  • E
  • C
  • 71 dB
E C 71 dB

Fuel efficiency (rolling distance)

Fuel efficiency is rated from A to G on a colour-coded scale. The highest fuel efficiency rating is A (green; the lowest rolling resistance), while the lowest fuel efficiency rating is G (red; the highest rolling resistance). Rolling resistance influences fuel consumption and vehicle emissions; the lower the resistance, the lower the fuel consumption and exhaust fume emissions.

Wet grip

Wet grip is the tyre's ability to adhere to the road surface in wet conditions. The EU rating focuses only on the wet braking performance of the tyre. Wet grip is rated from A to G, where A represents the best braking performance and G represents the worst. It is one of the most crucial safety parameters.

Noise

Tyres contribute to the amount of noise a vehicle generates. Choosing a tyre with a good noise rating will lower the impact of your driving on the surrounding environment.