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Falken Wildpeak A/T3W vs Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac

Falken Wildpeak A/T3W vs Goodyear Duratrac - Which To Buy?

Here are the key stats for the Falken Wildpeak A/T3W and Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac tyres, at a glance.
Wildpeak A/T3WWrangler DuraTrac
Vehicle SuitabilityLight Truck / SUVLight Truck / SUV
Driving StyleOn-/Off-Road All-TerrainOn-/Off-Road All-Terrain
SeasonAll SeasonAll Season
Release Date20162009
Run Flat?NoNo
Overall Score87/10082/100

Pricing

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Falken Wildpeak A/T3W vs Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac in Australia

The Wildpeak A/T3W has been around in Australia for about 8 years, whereas the Wrangler DuraTrac has been on the market for about 15 years

Both tyres are rated for on-/off-road all-terrain action. Both tyres are designed for use with 4WDs, SUVs and light trucks.

Both of these are considered all season tyres. Neither of them are runflat tyres. Falken is considered to be a mid-range brand in the tyre market, whereas Goodyear is a premium manufacturer.

Read on to see how each of these tyres stack up against each other!

How We Reviewed These Tyres

We've analysed results of the following tyre benchmarks to make data-driven comparison of the Wildpeak A/T3W and the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres.

  • TireRack: Best in Off-Road All-Terrain
  • 4x4 Australia: All-Terrain Tire Test R17
  • The Best All-Terrain Tires for North America in 2023/24 by TiresVote
  • Consumer Reports: All Terrain Truck Tires
  • Amazon: Best Sellers in All-Terrain & Mud-Terrain Tires
  • TireRack: Best in On-/Off-Road Commercial Traction

Benchmark Test Data

Here are the results from a number of magazine tests and benchmarks done on the Wildpeak A/T3W and Wrangler DuraTrac tyres.
Wildpeak A/T3WWrangler DuraTrac
HandlingExcellentExcellent
Price/QualityExcellentAcceptable
Dry PerformanceExcellentExcellent
Wet PerformanceExcellentExcellent
Snow/Ice PerformanceExcellentExcellent
ComfortGoodGood
TreadwearAcceptableExcellent
Overall Score87/10082/100

Comfort

Based on the results of a number of tyre benchmarks, the Wildpeak A/T3W scores 4 out of 5 for comfort and the Wrangler DuraTrac scores 4 out of 5.

UTQG Data

Introduced by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the USA, the Uniform Tire Grading System (UTQG), is a system for comparing one tyre product to another on the basis of some standardised tests.

Wildpeak A/T3WWrangler DuraTrac
Treadwear660500
Traction
(AA - C)
AB
Temperature Resistance
(A - C)
BB

Treadwear

As per the UTQG guidelines, the Wildpeak A/T3W tyres have a treadwear rating of 660, whereas the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres have a rating of 500. This means that the Wildpeak A/T3W tyres will theoretically last 1.3 times as long as the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres.

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.

As per the UTQG system, the Wildpeak A/T3W tyres have a traction grading of A, whereas the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres have a grading 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.

As per the UTQG system of tyre grading, the Wildpeak A/T3W tyres have a temperature resistance grading of B, whereas the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres have a grading of B (on a scale of A, B, C).

Warranty

The Wrangler DuraTrac tyres have a warranty of 4 years. There is no time-based warranty available for the Wildpeak A/T3W.

Comparisons With Similar Tyres

Still on the fence about these tyres? Check out how they compare to other similar tyres on the market in Australia!

Summary

Let's now take a look at the main differences between these two sets of tyres.

All in all, the Wildpeak A/T3W tyres get a score of 87 out of 100, while the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres get a score of 82 out of 100.

The Wildpeak A/T3W tyres have a UTQG treadwear rating of 660, whereas the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres have a rating of 500.This means that you can expect the Wildpeak A/T3W to last 1.3 times as long as the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres.

The Wildpeak A/T3W have a UTQG traction grading of A, while the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres having a grading of B.

The Wildpeak A/T3W have a UTQG temperature grading of B, while the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres having a grading of B.

Full Size List (click to show)

Below is a list of all 59 sizes of the Wildpeak A/T3W, and all 54 sizes of the Wrangler DuraTrac tyres sold in Australia, sorted by tyre width.

Wildpeak A/T3W Sizes

Size
215/65 R17 99T
225/75 R16 115/112S
225/65 R17 102T
235/80 R17 120/117R
235/65 R17 104H
235/75 R17 109T
235/85 R16 120/116S
235/70 R16 109T XL
235/75 R15 109T XL
245/70 R17 114T XL
245/75 R16 112T XL
245/65 R17 111T XL
245/75 R17 121/118S
245/75 R16 120/116S
245/70 R17 119/116S
245/75 R17 112T
255/70 R17 112T
255/70 R18 113T
255/65 R17 114T XL
255/80 R17 121/118S
255/70 R16 115T XL
265/70 R17 121/118S
265/70 R17 115T
265/75 R16 116T
265/60 R18 114T XL
265/65 R17 116T XL
265/60 R20 121/118S
265/70 R18 124/121S
265/65 R18 114T
265/70 R18 116T
265/75 R16 123/120S
265/70 R16 112T
275/55 R20 117T XL
275/65 R18 123/120S
275/70 R17 114/110S
275/65 R18 116T
275/70 R18 125/122S
275/60 R20 115T
275/65 R20 126/123S
285/70 R17 121/118S
285/65 R18 125/122S
285/55 R20 122/119T
285/75 R18 129/126R
285/65 R20 127/124R
285/45 R22 114T XL
285/70 R17 116/113Q
285/70 R17 117T
285/60 R20 125/122R
285/75 R16 126/123R
285/75 R17 121/118S
295/70 R18 129/126R
295/60 R20 126/123R
305/65 R18 128/125R
305/55 R20 125/122S
305/70 R16 124/121R
315/75 R16 127/124R
315/70 R17 121/118S
325/60 R20 126/123S
325/65 R18 127/124S

Wrangler DuraTrac Sizes

Size
215/85 R16 115Q
225/75 R16 115Q
235/80 R17 120Q
235/75 R15 104Q
235/85 R16 120Q
245/75 R16 108Q
245/75 R16 120Q
245/70 R17 119Q
245/75 R17 121Q
245/70 R17 110S
255/60 R20 113Q XL
255/70 R18 116Q
255/65 R19 114Q XL
255/55 R20 110Q XL
255/70 R16 111Q
255/55 R20 110Q
255/70 R18 116Q XL
255/75 R17 115S
255/65 R19 114Q
255/55 R19 111Q
255/55 R19 111Q XL
265/60 R18 110S
265/70 R17 121Q
265/65 R18 114S
265/70 R17 115S
265/65 R17 112Q
265/70 R16 112S
265/70 R17 112/109Q
265/75 R16 123Q
265/75 R16 112Q
265/65 R17 112S
265/70 R17 112Q
265/70 R16 112Q
275/65 R18 113Q
275/60 R20 115S
275/65 R18 123Q
275/55 R20 113T
275/70 R18 125R
275/65 R20 126Q
275/70 R18 125Q
275/55 R20 113S
285/65 R18 125Q
285/75 R18 129Q
285/60 R20 125Q
285/75 R16 126P
285/65 R18 121Q
285/70 R17 121Q
295/65 R18 127P
295/70 R17 121Q
305/55 R20 121Q
315/75 R16 127Q
315/70 R17 121Q
325/60 R20 126Q
325/65 R18 127Q
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