MTB Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016 vs
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 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 MaxxisSchwalbe
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Year 20162017
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 TB9674210011601015
TPI 12067
Compound 3C MaxxSpeedAddix SpeedGrip
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 56-62257-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.25
Specified Weight 720 grams630 grams
Min Air Pressure psi26 psi
Max Air Pressure 60 psi54 psi
Made In TaiwanIndonesia
Available Sizes 29x2.35
29x2.20
27.5x2.35
27.5x2.20
26x2.35
26x2.20
27.5x2.25
29x2.25
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017
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Maxxis Ardent Race 3C EXO TR 2016
Schwalbe Racing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Measured Weight 759 grams609 grams
Measured Width Carcass 52 mm53 mm
Measured Width Tread 54 mm54 mm
Measured Height 52 mm51 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.9 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.2 mm4.3 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.70 mm0.90 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.50 mm1.65 mm

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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 25.9 Watts24.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 27.2 Watts24.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 29.9 Watts25.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 35.1 Watts28.7 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.007760.00719
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.008150.00734
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.008960.00773
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.010520.00860
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Puncture Resistance Tread 76
Puncture Resistance Side 55

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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Ardent Race 3C EXO TRRacing Ralph TL-E Addix SpeedGrip
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 3 / 54 / 5
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