MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King RaceSport 2014 vs
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 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 ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Race King RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Year 20142017
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 010054511600385.02
TPI 3/180127
Compound Black ChiliAddix Speed
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 540 grams520 grams
Min Air Pressure psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 65 psi54 psi
Made In GermanyIndonesia
Available Sizes 29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
29x2.10
29x2.25
27.5x2.25
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017
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Continental Race King RaceSport 2014
Schwalbe Rocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Measured Weight 497 grams556 grams
Measured Width Carcass 55 mm54 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm55 mm
Measured Height 55 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.4 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm4.2 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mm0.50 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.70 mm1.60 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 18.0 Watts20.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 18.7 Watts20.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 20.0 Watts21.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 22.4 Watts22.6 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.005400.00603
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.005610.00612
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.006000.00638
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.006710.00677
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Puncture Resistance Tread 76
Puncture Resistance Side 45


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King RaceSportRocket Ron LiteSkin Addix Speed
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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