MTB Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014 vs
Vittoria AKA 2015

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Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MaxxisVittoria
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRAKA
Year 20142015
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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Manufacturer Part Number TB96740000111.3A9.19.56.111HD
EAN
TPI 120120
Compound 3C MaxxSpeed
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 57-62256-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.202.20
Specified Weight 590 grams690 grams
Min Air Pressure psi35 psi
Max Air Pressure 60 psi65 psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 29 x 2.35
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
26 x 2.20
26 x 2.00
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Maxxis Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLR 2014
Vittoria AKA 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRAKA
Specified Weight 590 grams690 grams
Measured Weight 581 grams685 grams
Measured Width Carcass 53 mm52 mm
Measured Width Tread 51 mm54 mm
Measured Height 54 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.3 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 3.8 mm3.5 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.45 mm0.55 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.70 mm2.40 mm

Rolling Resistance Test Results


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Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRAKA
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
24.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00725
35.6 Watts
CRR: 0.01067
Rolling Resistance
45 PSI / 3.1 Bar
25.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00761
36.3 Watts
CRR: 0.01088
Rolling Resistance
35 PSI / 2.4 Bar
27.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00827
38.0 Watts
CRR: 0.01139
Rolling Resistance
25 PSI / 1.7 Bar
31.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00944
40.7 Watts
CRR: 0.01220
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 Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRAKA
Puncture Resistance Tread 6 Points12 Points
Puncture Resistance Side Not Tested7 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Ikon 3C MaxxSpeed TLRAKA
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Not RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 2 / 51 / 5
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  • Vittoria AKA
Performance compared to all other MTB tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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