MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015 vs
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar 2015

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Contents

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Mountain King II RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar
Year 20152015
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 010051811600385.01
TPI 3/180127
Compound Black ChiliPaceStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 635 grams520 grams
Min Air Pressure psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi54 psi
Made In GermanyIndonesia
Available Sizes 29 x 2.40
29 x 2.20
27.5 x 2.40
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.40
26 x 2.20
29 x 2.25
29 x 2.10
27.5 x 3.00
27.5 x 2.80
27.5 x 2.60
27.5 x 2.25
27.5 x 2.10
26 x 2.25
26 x 2.10
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar 2015
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar 2015
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Continental Mountain King II RaceSport 2015
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar
Measured Weight 594 grams540 grams
Measured Width Carcass 52 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 53 mm55 mm
Measured Height 52 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 4.1 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.7 mm4.4 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.45 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.80 mm1.70 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 28.8 Watts19.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 28.9 Watts20.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 29.6 Watts21.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 31.5 Watts22.7 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.008630.00591
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.008660.00606
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.008870.00629
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.009440.00680
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Mountain King II RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar
Puncture Resistance Tread 98
Puncture Resistance Side 65


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Mountain King II RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin PaceStar
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 4 / 55 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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