ContiSportContact™ 5P

3 out of 5 (11 Reviews)

A maximum performance summer tire that excels at responsive handling, excellent grip in dry and wet conditions and outstanding braking performance.

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ContiSportContact™ 5P Specifications for

225/35ZR19 (88Y)

Load Index 881235 lbs

Speed Rating Y186 MPH

Tread Wear 240
Traction AA
Temperature A
Article Number 3561690000
Approved Rim Width 7.5 - 9.0
Tire Diameter 25.2 in
Tire Weight 20.3 lbs
Max Load 1235 lbs
Rim Protect Yes
Max Inflation Pressure 51 psi
Side Wall BSW
Overall Section Width 9.1 (8.0) in
Tread Depth 9/32 in
Tire Metric Metric
Load Range XL
Revs Per Mile 824
UTQG 240 AA A

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Superior Performance

The ContiSportContact™ 5P is designed with the most presitigious sports cars and performance sedans and coupes in mind. The special Zero Degree Hybrid Belt built into the tire design greatly enhances stering precision and handling along with sublime cornering stability.

The unique high performance tread design also creates excellent gripping action against the forces exerted by braking and cornering, allowing the vehicle to corner smoother and stop shorter when it counts. The Continental™ Black Chili compounding formula dynamically adapts to driving condtions to maximize performance and improve rolling resistance and wet and dry braking. 

Mileage 6
Fuel Efficiency 7
Handling 9
Wet Traction 10
Quiet Ride 8

Conditions

Dry
Wet

Overall Ratings

34% Would Recommend
11 Reviews Average Overall Rating
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Customer Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sticky and confidence-inspiring The 5Ps were the original equipment tires on my '13 C63 AMG. I absolutely loved them. When it was time for new tires, I temporarily switched to the ExtremeContact DW tires, which were also great (particularly in wet conditions). This summer, I decided to purchase and install a new set of 5Ps. I am thrilled with my decision. These tires are incredibly sticky; the grip is phenomenal. After a few hundred miles worth of break-in, the tires are facilitating great steering feel. Turn in is sharp, crisp, and precise. The ride is comfortable and quiet. In sum, these are outstanding max performance summer tires.
Date published: 2016-05-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good on track, not for daily driving These tires were OEM on my Audi A3 with sport package. Tires are good from performance point of view with excellent traction and cornering. However, for daily driving on uneven roads and potholes, these tires are a nightmare. They are loud, stiff and uncomfortable. You'll feel each and every bump on the road which made my driving very unpleasant. I changed these tires just after two months to another excellent product from Continental - ExtremeContact DW. So bottom line: for race track - yes, for daily driving - no!
Date published: 2015-06-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I got 5600 miles out of this tire in my Tesla I picked up a nail after driving 5600 miles on these tires on my Tesla. I don't drive hard, I have kept them properly inflated, and the treads look fine. When I took it into Discount Tire where I bought the tires to have the nail removed, the refused to fix it because there is not enough tread left on the inside treads. I put Michelin Super Sports on the front and they still look brand new. I would never recommend this tire, its expensive and it wears out too quickly.
Date published: 2016-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from They should call these Never Slips I have a 2017 GLE 63S in Texas. 325/35’s on the rear and 285/40’s on the front. MB Recommended pressure is 44 psi back 41 front. Yes. It’s a rough ride at this pressure but it’s nice for highways and tollways. Lowered the, to 38 psi all around and it gives a more comfortable ride but I rather feel the road so I’m bringing them back up a little. There isn’t much tread to begin with so you may get 10-15k miles on it a the most. I Should get 12k on mine with spirited driving. Based on the specs Continental gives, this is no secret. Traction has been great in wet and dry weather. I have never slipped on normal acceleration on wet roads. 577 horses full throttle of course will slip. They are great sport tires and do its job. I agree with Conti’s specs across the board. I would buy them again especially since they are 100$ cheaper per tire than the Pirelli’s for my vehicle.
Date published: 2017-12-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Really hated them Continental ContiSportContact 5P MO summer tires came standard on my S63 Cabriolet. Now that I've replaced them after 11,000 miles, I can't imagine a worse tire. They're hard as rocks with a terrible ride, have miserable tread life, they make a horrible crabbing/skipping during slow speed turns at any temperature below 65 degrees, they break free under moderate cornering forces, and they're very loud.
Date published: 2017-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great tire for the Macan S Excellent ride and handling, and quiet! I've so many tires that suffer from road noise and vibration. No such problem with these. Have 22,700 miles on my Porsche Macan S and probably still have a couple thousand miles before they reach the wear bands. I will definitely replace the tires with these OEMs.
Date published: 2017-04-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great handling but harsh ride came new on my tesla, driven them for 53000 km still has some thread. these tires are great in thread life and handling, but they give you a harsh ride every hole can be felt. the road noise is also quite high.
Date published: 2016-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from E63 AMG - Outstanding Tire This tire has worn very well, and at 10K Miles shows no appreciable wear. What wear exists, is evenly distributed across the tread. They handle very well in wet or dry and has exceeded my expectations
Date published: 2016-02-13
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