MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King RaceSport 2014 vs
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014

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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 ContinentalMaxxis
Model Race King RaceSportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Year 20142014
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Part Number 0100545TB96740000
TPI 3/180120
Compound Black Chili3C MaxxSpeed
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.20
Specified Weight 540 grams590 grams
Min Air Pressure psi psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi60 psi
Made In GermanyTaiwan
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
29 x 2.35
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King RaceSportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Measured Weight 497 grams581 grams
Measured Width Carcass 55 mm53 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm51 mm
Measured Height 55 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.3 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm3.8 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mm0.45 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.70 mm1.70 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King RaceSportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 18.0 Watts24.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 18.7 Watts25.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 20.0 Watts27.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 22.4 Watts31.5 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.005400.00725
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.005610.00761
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.006000.00827
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.006710.00944
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King RaceSportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Puncture Resistance Tread 76
Puncture Resistance Side 4Not Tested


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King RaceSportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 5 / 52 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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