MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King Performance 2015 vs
IRC Mythos XC 2017

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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 ContinentalIRC
Model Race King PerformanceMythos XC
Year 20152017
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range MedHigh
Pricing Amazon.com
Part Number 0150036
TPI 3/18060
Compound PureGrip
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62254-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 660 grams710 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi40 psi
Max Air Pressure 55 psi45 psi
Made In ChinaChina
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
27.5 x 2.00
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
26x1.95
26x2.10
26x2.25
27.5x2.10
29x2.10
29x2.25
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
IRC Mythos XC 2017
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
IRC Mythos XC 2017
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
IRC Mythos XC 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King PerformanceMythos XC
Measured Weight 669 grams701 grams
Measured Width Carcass 54 mm52 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm54 mm
Measured Height 54 mm51 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.2 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm4.0 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mm0.65 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.45 mm2.20 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King PerformanceMythos XC
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 22.3 Watts23.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 22.8 Watts24.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 24.2 Watts26.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 26.3 Watts30.8 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.006680.00695
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.006830.00731
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.007250.00797
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.007880.00923
Spin Up Video No VideoYouTube


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King PerformanceMythos XC
Puncture Resistance Tread 116
Puncture Resistance Side 35


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King PerformanceMythos XC
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4 / 53 / 5
Pricing Amazon.com


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