Minerva minerva F109

The Minerva minerva F109 is a Touring Summer tyre designed to be fitted to Passenger Cars.

Tyre Reviews

Dry Grip 70%
Wet Grip 43%
Road Feedback 52%
Handling 50%
Wear 50%
Comfort 60%
Buy again 33%

Tyre review data from 6 tyre reviews averaging 51% over 44,700 miles driven.

The minerva F109 is ranked 166th of 206 Summer Touring tyres.

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2016 Market Overview - Braking Test - 43rd of 50 tyres

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2016 Tyre Tests

  • 43rd: 2016 Market Overview - Braking Test (205/55 R16)
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    Top 3 Minerva minerva F109 Reviews

    Given 83% while driving a Volvo V40 Estate (195/55 R15) on a combination of roads for 5,000 average miles
    I have driven on these tyres for 5000 km and have never experienced any problems. They are great for the price.
    Helpful 23 - tyre reviewed on May 7, 2016
    Given 40% while driving a Mitsubishi Lancer 1.8 4 Door (2008) (195/50 R16) on mostly town for 15,000 average miles
    Lasts maximum for three years, after turns into plastic.
    Helpful 3 - tyre reviewed on March 9, 2016
    Given 63% while driving a Mazda 2 SP (225/45 R17) on a combination of roads for 1,000 spirited miles
    My demio is light in the front these are an improvement on the original set but being a front wheel drive it has better traction on acceleration but still ploughs when decelerating and turning into corners. not recommended for Winter conditions.
    Helpful 2 - tyre reviewed on April 11, 2017
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    Latest Minerva minerva F109 Reviews

    Given 44% while driving a Opel Signum 2.2 DTi (205/60 R16) on a combination of roads for 20,000 easy going miles
    Minerva tyres like a plastic. Very slippery on the road. Will never buy again.
    Helpful 1 - tyre reviewed on February 3, 2022
    Given 46% while driving a Citro├źn c3 Picasso 1.6 diesel (195/55 R16 H) on mostly country roads for 2,500 easy going miles
    Perfectly ok grip in dry and wet, with good resistance to aquaplaning. Quite comfortable. I would recommend this tyre if it weren't for two serious drawbacks:

    1. Sidewalls are too soft, cars feels insecure in cornering. My car is small MPV.
    2. Rubber gets too old too fast. Treadwear is not a problem, I have 5 mm left but I had to replace the tyres because of rubber getting too old. Cracks and uneven tread, making vibrations and an unstable drive.The tyres are 6 years old.
    Helpful 1 - tyre reviewed on August 10, 2019
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    Given 28% while driving a Lancia Ypsilon 0.9 Twinair 85 (185/55 R15 H) on mostly country roads for 1,200 easy going miles
    Girlfriend had these on the rear of a Lancia Ypsilon 312. Already on the car when she got the car. They were horrible.
    In a wet turn the car suddenly oversteered.
    Also they were noisy, and seemingly extremely snappy..

    The tyres were 2 years old, but already had many cracks in the rubber.

    Replaced them asap after the spin with Vredestein Sportrac5 which were already at the front.
    Helpful 0 - tyre reviewed on January 4, 2018