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BFGoodrich Advantage Control

BFGoodrich Advantage Control Review - Worth It? [Test Data]

Here are the key stats for the Advantage Control, at a glance.
Key Info - Australia
Vehicle SuitabilityPassenger
Driving StylePassenger All-Season
SeasonAll Season
Release Date2021
Run Flat?No
Overall Score84/100

Pricing

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BFGoodrich Advantage Control in Australia

This offering by BFGoodrich has been around in Australia for about 3 years. Especially designed for regular passenger (non-SUV) vehicles, it comes in a total of 68 sizes.

This passenger all-season tyre is a solid option for those looking for an all season tyre in the mid-range of the market. Note that it is not a runflat tyre.

Read on to see how it stacks up against the competition!

How We Reviewed The Advantage Control Tyres

We've analysed the results of the following tyre benchmarks to carry out a data-driven review of the Advantage Control tyres.

  • TireRack: Best in Grand Touring All-Season
  • Consumer Reports: All-Season Tires

Benchmark Test Data

Here are the results from a number of magazine tests and benchmarks done on the Advantage Control tyres. Bear in mind that these results are more subjective than the EU results.
Rating
ComfortExcellent
HandlingExcellent
Price/QualityExcellent
Dry PerformanceExcellent
Wet PerformanceExcellent
TreadwearGood
Snow/Ice PerformanceAcceptable
Overall Score84/100

Comfort

Based on the results of a number of tyre benchmarks, including those below, the Advantage Control scores 5 out of 5 for comfort.

  • TireRack: Best in Grand Touring All-Season
  • Consumer Reports: All-Season Tires

Treadwear

With a UTQG treadwear rating of 700, the Advantage Control would theoretically last 7 times longer than a tyre with a treadwear rating of 100.

Traction

The UTQG system measures traction as straight-line braking in dry conditions. The scale is AA, A, B, C, with AA being the best grade, and C the worst.

These tyres score a grade of B.

Temperature Resistance

The UTQG temperature resistance tests measure how well tyres can dissipate heat that builds up due to friction with the road. The scale is A, B, C, with A being the highest grade.

These tyres score a grade of A.

Warranty

The Advantage Control tyres have a warranty of 6 years.

Comparisons With Similar Tyres

Still undecided as to whether to go with these passenger all-season tyres? Check out our data-driven comparisons to similar tyres on the market in Australia!

Summary

With an overall rating of 84 out of 100, the Advantage Control tyres are a solid choice for anyone looking to replace their car rubber with some tyres designed for passenger all-season action.

In terms of data out of the US, they have the following UTQG ratings:

  • Treadwear: 700
  • Traction: B (scale: AA, A, B, C)
  • Temperature Resistance: A (scale: A, B, C)

Full Size List (click to show)

Below is a list of all 68 sizes of the Advantage Control tyres sold in Australia, sorted by tyre width. Select your preferred size to compare prices across multiple suppliers.

Size
175/65 R15 84H
185/60 R15 84H
185/65 R15 88H
185/65 R14 86H
195/60 R15 88H
195/65 R15 91H
195/55 R16 87V
205/60 R15 91H
205/55 R17 95H XL
205/60 R16 92V
205/60 R16 92H
205/65 R15 94H
205/50 R17 93V XL
205/55 R16 91H
205/50 R16 87V
205/65 R16 95H
215/50 R17 95V XL
215/55 R17 94V
215/65 R16 98H
215/65 R17 99H
215/70 R15 98H
215/45 R17 87V
215/55 R16 97H XL
215/60 R16 95V
215/55 R18 95H
215/60 R16 95H
215/55 R17 94H
215/60 R17 96H
215/45 R17 87W
225/60 R16 98H
225/55 R19 99V
225/45 R18 95V XL
225/60 R18 100H
225/50 R18 95H
225/55 R18 98V
225/55 R17 97H
225/60 R18 100V
225/65 R16 100H
225/50 R17 94V
225/65 R17 102H
225/45 R17 91H
225/55 R17 97V
225/40 R18 92W XL
225/60 R17 99H
225/50 R17 94H
235/55 R18 100H
235/45 R17 97H XL
235/65 R16 103H
235/60 R17 102H
235/45 R19 95H
235/50 R17 96H
235/55 R20 102H
235/40 R18 95W XL
235/45 R18 98V XL
235/55 R19 101H
235/55 R17 99H
235/55 R19 101V
235/60 R16 100H
235/50 R17 96W
235/50 R18 97V
235/40 R19 96V XL
245/55 R18 103V
245/45 R19 98V
245/40 R18 97V XL
245/45 R20 99V
245/40 R18 97W XL
245/45 R18 96V
245/50 R20 102V
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