MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King Protection 2015 2015 vs
Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar 2015

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Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • Continental Race King Protection 2015
  • Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Race King Protection 2015Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Year 20152015
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 010054611600668
EAN
TPI 4/24067
Compound Black ChiliPaceStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 645 grams710 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi54 psi
Made In GermanyIndonesia
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
29 x 2.60
29 x 2.35
29 x 2.25
27.5 x 3.00
27.5 x 2.80
27.5 x 2.60
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 Protection 2015 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar 2015
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Continental Race King Protection 2015 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar 2015
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Continental Race King Protection 2015 2015
Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King Protection 2015Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Specified Weight 645 grams710 grams
Measured Weight 629 grams731 grams
Measured Width Carcass 55 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm55 mm
Measured Height 54 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm3.6 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm4.7 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.80 mm0.85 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.75 mm1.80 mm

Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King Protection 2015Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video
Rolling Resistance
55 PSI / 3.8 Bar
19.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00573
20.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00609
Rolling Resistance
45 PSI / 3.1 Bar
19.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00591
21.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00629
Rolling Resistance
35 PSI / 2.4 Bar
21.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00632
22.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00671
Rolling Resistance
25 PSI / 1.7 Bar
23.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00698
25.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00749
Use the formula: RR (Watts) = CRR * speed (m/s) * load (N) to calculate rolling resistance at a given speed and load.

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King Protection 2015Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Puncture Resistance Tread 12 Points7 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 7 Points7 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King Protection 2015Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
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  • Continental Race King Protection 2015
  • Schwalbe Nobby Nic TL-E PaceStar
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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