MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King Performance 2015 vs
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012

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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 Race King PerformanceNobby Nic Performance
Year 20152012
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewUsed
Mileage 0 km3000 km
Price Range MedMed
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 0150036N/A
TPI 3/18067
Compound PureGripORC
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 660 grams600 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi psi
Max Air Pressure 55 psi65 psi
Made In ChinaIndonesia
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
29 x 2.35
29 x 2.25
27.5 x 2.35
27.5 x 2.25
26 x 2.35
26 x 2.25
26 x 2.10
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012
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Continental Race King Performance 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 2012

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King PerformanceNobby Nic Performance
Measured Weight 669 grams605 grams
Measured Width Carcass 54 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm55 mm
Measured Height 54 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm3.2 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm5.0 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mmNot Tested
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.45 mmNot Tested


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King PerformanceNobby Nic Performance
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 22.3 Watts24.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 22.8 Watts25.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 24.2 Watts27.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 26.3 Watts30.8 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.006680.00725
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.006830.00755
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.007250.00815
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.007880.00923
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King PerformanceNobby Nic Performance
Puncture Resistance Tread 1112
Puncture Resistance Side 3Not Tested


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King PerformanceNobby Nic Performance
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4 / 54 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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