Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018 vs
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

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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
  • Compass Bon Jon Pass
  • Schwalbe Marathon Almotion
Performance compared to all other touring bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specs
Brand CompassSchwalbe
Model Bon Jon PassMarathon Almotion
Year 20182016
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 RF735TC-LX-CP11600593
TPI -67
Compound OneStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 35-62240-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3540
Specified Weight 355 grams610 grams
Min Air Pressure psi50 psi
Max Air Pressure 90 psi80 psi
Made In JapanIndonesia
Available Sizes 35-622 (700x35c)55-622 (28x2.15)
50-622 (28x2.00)
40-622 (28x1.50)
50-584 (27.5x2.00)
55-559 (26x2.15)
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Compass Bon Jon Pass 2018
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Bon Jon PassMarathon Almotion
Specified Weight 355 grams610 grams
Measured Weight 346 grams629 grams
Measured Width Casing 35 mm38 mm
Measured Height 33 mm39 mm
Tread Depth 0.3 mm2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.9 mm6.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.6 mm0.9 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Bon Jon PassMarathon Almotion
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 15.8 WattsNo Data
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 16.7 Watts15.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 18.6 Watts17.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 21.8 Watts19.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 28.1 Watts24.9 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.00474No Data
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.005010.00474
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.005580.00513
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.006530.00582
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.008420.00746
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Puncture Resistance Test Results

Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Bon Jon PassMarathon Almotion
Puncture Resistance Tread 8 Points13 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 3 Points5 Points
Puncture Factor Tread* 23 Points86 Points
Puncture Factor Side* 2 Points5 Points
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness.
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Bon Jon PassMarathon Almotion
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
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  • Compass Bon Jon Pass
  • Schwalbe Marathon Almotion
Performance compared to all other touring bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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