Cooper CS5 Grand Touring Tire Reviews in Great Detail

By David Barlow
Last Updated: April 1, 2021

Cooper Tire is one of the companies specializing in designing and manufacturing high-end truck and racing tire-related equipment. Below are our Cooper CS5 Grand Touring tire reviews, which can be of great help to you in the process of choosing tires. This foam is made specifically for small trucks or passenger cars. It is also used as an alternative to today’s mid-size SUV or crossover.

Main features

The tire’s surface material is Cooper‘s latest generation of silica crystals. The number of crystals in this CS5 version is 4-5 times that of other foam types in the same segment. Therefore, acceleration, as well as adhesion to the brakes, are improved significantly. Not only that, but the fuel consumption is also reduced considerably, and the average traction of the car also increases.

The special feature of this model is that it contains five consecutive asymmetrical tracks. This innovative design reduces the risk of tread treads prone to corrosion. From there, the horizontal friction with the road surface is reduced, making it much easier to rotate the wheels from side to side.

Interlinked 3D tracks create a more stable level of speed on the highway. In other words, your car can achieve better performance on wet or snowy roads, which is difficult to achieve with conventional cushions.

The size of this tire is from 15 to 18 inches. This range of sizes is suitable for most passenger cars and mid-size SUVs. Also, you are provided with a warranty of up to 80000 miles.

For more: Cooper Evolution H/T Tire Reviews

Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Outstanding tire making technology
  • Good control and feedback
  • Feels smooth and light
  • Good warranty
Cons
  • No unique features
  • Slightly higher prices

See more: Cooper Evolution Tour Tire Reviews

Cooper CS5 Grand Touring test drive

In my opinion, Cooper is a prominent brand company in the automotive manufacturing industry, and CS5 Grand Touring is a modern product. Integrated with many new technologies, this car is highly appreciated for its safety and performance in the travel car segment or SUV segment.

The ability to grip the road and respond to the brake in an emergency is always the advantage of this nib because of its premium silica shell design. Especially in adverse weather conditions such as snowfall or traveling on steep and high slopes, problems with non-specialized types of foam are just beginning to show. Therefore, having a quality backup plan for particular weather conditions is extremely necessary.

However, the noise of this tire is quite annoying. Many users also report the tire brand’s customer care regime as not useful. Even so, this is still a bike worth the money because of its outstanding features. If you have not accumulated enough money, we recommend that you wait a while to get official instead of choosing the cheaper version;

If you own a sedan, a large minivan, or a mid-range SUV, the CS5 Grand Touring is a candidate not to be missed when you choose the roof.

We hope that, through this Cooper CS5 Grand Touring tire reviews, you will be able to learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of this high-end tire. From there, make the best choice for yourself.

Treadlife Warranty:Unlimited Time / 80,000 Miles  Half mileage for rear if different size than front
Uniformity Warranty:First 2/32″ of wear
Workmanship & Materials Warranty:Unlimited Time / Free replacement first 2/32″ of wear, then prorated until 2/32″ remaining depth
Manufacturer’s Road Hazard Warranty:None
Manufacturer Special Warranty:5 Day Road Test Guarantee (1)
Additional Information:(1) Exchange for another Cooper brand tire
Cooper CS5 Warranty summary for replacement tires purchased on or after 01/01/19 Tire Rack

15″16″
185/60R15205/65R15205/55R16225/60R16
185/65R15205/70R15205/60R16225/65R16
195/60R15215/60R15205/70R16225/70R16
195/65R15215/65R15215/60R16235/60R16
205/60R15215/70R15215/65R16235/65R16
17″18″
215/60R17225/65R17225/50R18235/65R18
215/65R17235/55R17225/55R18
225/55R17235/60R17
225/60R17235/65R17

Cooper CS5 Grand Touring prices range from approximately $95 and up – Tire Rack

CS5 Grand Touring Ratings By Consumer

CS5 Grand Touring review by consumer
Dry
97%
Wet
100%
Snow
86%
Comfort
97%
Noise
83%
Treadwear
86%

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    Hansen

    I did a lot of research, as I do every time, and chose the cs5. I bought a set cs5 ultra for my wife’s 2010 altima coupe. I was driving home in the rain, on the nspkwy, when I came across flood spots. The car was able to pass through without any difficulty. There was not even a tugging on the wheel. I have been driving for 30 years, and the tires that I have used on wet roads have never performed as well. I bought a set cs5 touring tires for my 200 the following week. They are great! They are quiet and very stable. I commute about 80 miles each day. Although I have not yet driven them in snow, I am confident they will outperform any other all-season radial I have used in the past. They are American owned and made in America. This is a rare tire company to do this. I would recommend this company to everyone.

    July 10, 2021

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    Caldwell

    Although I have not been able to test the tires in all conditions and for long enough time, I can say that the Coopers are the best-riding tires I’ve ever owned. These tires are comparable to the Michelins I have on my Ford-150. They have been great so far. The tread life is yet to be discovered.

    June 16, 2021

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    Parks

    The tires are great and have been performing well in the winter. The all-weather Starfires that I used before these were a bit better for me, but they are still doing great.

    May 24, 2021

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    Gustavo Ellis

    Cooper tires are great. They wear well, provide a quiet ride, and are reasonably priced. I have used cs4 tires on two cars and had no problems. I expect the same stability and long-lasting life from the cs5 tires. I am good at handling ice, but if the tire is not studded, it will not perform well on ice.

    April 25, 2021

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    Shawn Morton

    It was snowing very badly this Saturday, so I drove my children to basketball practice. Because the snow covered lines separating traffic separated me from incoming traffic, I accidentally merged onto it. I had to immediately turn around and go back to my designated lane. The median was only about 3 inches higher than the street. The car began to swerve after I crossed the median. I was expecting to lose control. The vehicle stabilized quickly, and I was able to merge back onto my designated lane without much swerving. My vehicle was saved by these tires. These tires are very traction in snow.

    March 6, 2021

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    Gray

    When I bought the car, I had original tires. They were great in snow and on ice, but I felt they had too much wear. They were M&S-rated. The car was excellent in deep snow but it did not perform well in windy conditions. The Coper CS5 Grand Touring tires were great in moderate snow conditions. My driveway is the most difficult in snow. Deep snow will be something I have to wait for next winter. I’ve driven the car on I84 in windy conditions and the tires held the car steady with 40+ cross winds. Excellent grip in strong winds and heavy rain. Although I have never had to experience hydroplaning, I have made tight turns on slick roads. These tires are capable of handling any kind of driving I will attempt. They are quiet enough to please my wife. This is the litmus test.

    August 20, 2020

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    Gibson

    Took the review until the end winter. There were not any problems this winter. My area had two snowstorms this year. It was easy to get up my road, which is about.9 miles up a steep hill. I passed quite a few people along the way. Very happy with the tires.

    August 4, 2020

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