MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King Protection 2015 vs
Continental Race King Sport 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 ContinentalContinental
Model Race King ProtectionRace King Sport
Year 20152015
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighLow
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Part Number 01005460100203
TPI 4/2403/84
Compound Black Chili
Bead FoldingWire
ETRTO 55-62255-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.20
Specified Weight 645 grams750 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi35 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi55 psi
Made In GermanyChina
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
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Continental Race King Protection 2015
Continental Race King Sport 2015
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Continental Race King Protection 2015
Continental Race King Sport 2015
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Continental Race King Protection 2015
Continental Race King Sport 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King ProtectionRace King Sport
Measured Weight 629 grams712 grams
Measured Width Carcass 55 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm51 mm
Measured Height 54 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm2.5 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.80 mm0.70 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.75 mm2.15 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King ProtectionRace King Sport
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 19.1 Watts22.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 19.7 Watts23.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 21.1 Watts24.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 23.3 Watts27.0 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.005730.00671
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.005910.00689
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.006320.00734
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.006980.00809
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King ProtectionRace King Sport
Puncture Resistance Tread 126
Puncture Resistance Side 74


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King ProtectionRace King Sport
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
Rating 5 / 54 / 5
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