The Evolution H/T is one of Cooper’s latest and most popular all-season tires for crossovers, SUVs, and pickups. It hit the market back in 2017 as a replacement for the Discovered H/T.
The tire incorporates a lot of cutting-edge technology, which is common amongst Cooper tires. One of the technologies it incorporates is StabilEdge technology, which boosts the tire’s traction and handling capabilities, whether it’s on dry or wet pavement.
Not only that, but it also ensures optimal grip and cornering for spirited drivers. Another thing that this technology brilliantly achieves is uniform tread wear, ensuring stability and durability. Continue reading to learn more about the Cooper Evolution H/T.
Cooper Evolution H/T (Our Review)
It’s hard to find a Cooper tire that’s blatantly poor, and the Evolution H/T is certainly not going to change that, as it’s one of the brand’s most capable tires. In addition to StabilEdge technology, the tire flaunts 3D Micro-Gauge sipes that cover the tread to improve traction on wet pavement. It also features circumferential grooves of considerable width that help combat hydroplaning.
It’s advertised that the 3D Micro-Gauge sipes grant the Evolution H/T some biting edges that help improve grip on snowy surfaces, but this isn’t a winter tire, so we’re not really expecting it to wow us when it comes to traction on snow and ice.
The steering is very responsive with this tire. The tire is also fairly comfortable and quiet. It’s not as comfortable as some of its counterparts in the same class, such as the Premier LTX from Michelin, but it’s definitely far from uncomfortable.
What we love the most about this tire is its remarkable tread life. This tire is built like a tank, and it’s likely to last you a very long time. It’s also backed by a neat 60,000-mile warranty, so you’ve got the whole durability aspect covered.
- Incredible traction on both dry and wet pavements
- Remarkable cornering and notably sharp steering
- Provides a comfortable and fairly quiet experience
- Flaunts SabilEdge technology for superb handling
- It’s a bit expensive compared to other alternatives
- We’re not sure of its performance on snow
Vehicles That Can Use Cooper Evolution HT
- Chevrolet: Tahoe, Silverado Trailblazer, Suburban, Avalanche
- Toyota: 4Runner, Tundra, Highlander, Sequoia, Rav4, Tacoma
- Dodge: Durango, Ram, Dakota
- Ford: Expedition, Ranger, Explorer, F-150
- Honda: Ridgeline, CR-V
- Jeep: Grand Cherokee
- Mercury: Mountaineer
- GMC: Yukon, Sierra, Acadia, Envoy
- Mitsubishi: Outlander
- Nissan: Frontier, Pathfinder, Titan
Sizes and Specs
|16 Inches||215/70R16 100H OWL|
225/70R16 103T OWL
225/75R16 104T OWL
235/70R16 106T OWL
245/70R16 107T OWL
245/75R16 111T OWL
255/70R16 111T OWL
265/70R16 112T OWL
265/75R16 116T OWL
|17 Inches||235/65R17 104T OWL|
245/65R17 107T OWL
245/70R17 110T OWL
265/65R17 112T OWL
265/70R17 115T OWL
|18 Inches||235/65R18 106H BLK|
245/60R18 105H BLK
255/55R18XL 109H BLK
255/65R18 111T BLK
255/70R18 113T BLK
265/60R18 110T OWL
265/70R18 116T OWL
275/65R18 116T OWL
|19 Inches||245/55R19 103H BLK|
255/60R19 109H BLK
|20 Inches||245/50R20 102H BLK|
265/50R20 107T BLK
275/55R20XL 117H BLK
275/60R20 115T BLK
The Cooper Evolution H/T starts at around $130, which is fairly expensive compared to other competitors within the same class. However, the tire justifies its steep starting point with great tread life and reliable performance.
Please note that the prices of tires tend to vary from one dealer to another. Also, the price varies depending on the size and specs you choose.
The Cooper Evolution H/T is backed by a manufacturer tread life warranty of 60,000 miles. As far as uniformity, it’s covered for the first 2/32 inch of wear. Both materials and workmanship are warranted for five years, with free replacements during the uniformity period. The Evolution H/T also comes with a 45-day road test guarantee.
Cooper Evolution H/T Tire Customer Review
Martin W. says: “I’ve always used Cooper tires, and they’ve never disappointed. Granted, I was a little thrown off by the price tag on the Evolution H/T, but I gave it a go anyway, and I’m more than pleased with its performance, especially on dry pavement.”Martin W. posted (4 / 5) review
Michelle F. says: “Knowing that Cooper offers a 45-day road test on their tires, I had nothing to lose when it came to trying the Evolution H/T. From the very first day of trying it, I was sold. Been using this tire for over a year now, and I’m enjoying my driving experience.”Michelle F.posted (5 / 5) review