MTB Tire Comparison:
Continental Race King Sport 2015 vs
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014

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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 Sport
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalMaxxis
Model Race King SportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Year 20152014
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range LowHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 0100203TB96740000
EAN
TPI 3/84120
Compound 3C MaxxSpeed
Bead WireFolding
ETRTO 55-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.20
Specified Weight 750 grams590 grams
Min Air Pressure 35 psi psi
Max Air Pressure 55 psi60 psi
Made In ChinaTaiwan
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 Sport 2015
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
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Continental Race King Sport 2015
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
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Continental Race King Sport 2015
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Race King SportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Specified Weight 750 grams590 grams
Measured Weight 712 grams581 grams
Measured Width Carcass 54 mm53 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm51 mm
Measured Height 54 mm54 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.5 mm2.3 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.5 mm3.8 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.70 mm0.45 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.15 mm1.70 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Race King SportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 22.4 Watts24.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 23.0 Watts25.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 24.5 Watts27.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 27.0 Watts31.5 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.006710.00725
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.006890.00761
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.007340.00827
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.008090.00944
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Race King SportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Puncture Resistance Tread 6 Points6 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 4 PointsNot Tested
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Race King SportIkon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 4 / 52 / 5
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  • Continental Race King Sport
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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