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Hankook Ventus V2 concept 2 H457

Hankook Ventus V2 Concept2 Review - Decent Option? [2024]

Here are the key stats for the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457, at a glance.
Key Info - Australia
Vehicle SuitabilityPassenger
Driving StyleHigh Performance All-Season
SeasonAll Season
Release Date2013
Run Flat?No
Overall Score72/100

Pricing

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Hankook Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 in Australia

This offering by Hankook has been around in Australia for about 11 years. Especially designed for regular passenger (non-SUV) vehicles, it comes in a total of 22 sizes.

This high performance 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 Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 Tyres

We've analysed the results of the following tyre benchmarks to carry out a data-driven review of the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 tyres.

  • Amazon: Best Sellers in Passenger Car Performance Tires
  • TireRack: Best in High Performance All-Season
  • Amazon: Best Sellers in Passenger Car All-Season Tires

Benchmark Test Data

Here are the results from a number of magazine tests and benchmarks done on the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 tyres. Bear in mind that these results are more subjective than the EU results.
Rating
Dry PerformanceExcellent
ComfortGood
Wet PerformanceGood
TreadwearGood
HandlingGood
Snow/Ice PerformanceAcceptable
Overall Score72/100

Comfort

Based on the results of a number of tyre benchmarks, including those below, the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 scores 4 out of 5 for comfort.

  • Amazon: Best Sellers in Passenger Car Performance Tires
  • TireRack: Best in High Performance All-Season
  • Amazon: Best Sellers in Passenger Car All-Season Tires

Treadwear

With a UTQG treadwear rating of 500, the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 would theoretically last 5 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 AA.

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 Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 tyres have a warranty of 5 years.

Comparisons With Similar Tyres

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

Summary

With an overall rating of 72 out of 100, the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 tyres are a solid choice for anyone looking to replace their car rubber with some tyres designed for high performance all-season action.

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

  • Treadwear: 500
  • Traction: AA (scale: AA, A, B, C)
  • Temperature Resistance: A (scale: A, B, C)

Full Size List (click to show)

Below is a list of all 22 sizes of the Ventus V2 concept 2 H457 tyres sold in Australia, sorted by tyre width. Select your preferred size to compare prices across multiple suppliers.

Size
185/55 R16 83H
185/55 R16 83H
195/50 R15 82H
195/50 R15 82H
195/55 R15 85V
195/55 R15 85V
205/55 R16 94V
205/50 R17 93V
205/40 R17 84V
205/45 R17 88V
205/50 R16 87V
205/40 R17 84V
205/45 R16 83V
205/55 R16 94V
205/50 R15 86H
205/45 R17 88V
205/50 R15 86H
205/50 R17 93V
205/50 R16 87V
205/45 R16 83V
215/45 R17 91V
215/50 R17 91V
215/45 R18 93V
215/55 R16 97V
215/55 R16 97V
215/50 R17 91V
215/45 R18 93V
215/45 R17 91V
225/40 R18 92W
225/40 R18 92W
225/55 R16 99V
225/50 R17 98V
225/50 R17 98V
225/50 R16 92V
225/45 R17 94V
225/55 R16 99V
225/50 R16 92V
225/45 R17 94V
235/45 R17 97V
235/45 R17 97V
245/45 R17 95V
245/45 R17 95V
245/50 R16 97H
245/50 R16 97H
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