Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental City Ride II 2015 Vs
Continental Contact II 2015

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand ContinentalContinental
Model City Ride IIContact II
Year 20152015
Supplied By Supplied by ContinentalSupplied by Continental
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range LowMed
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Part Number 01007060100262
TPI 3/180
Compound
Bead WireWire
ETRTO 37-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3737
Specified Weight 740 grams620 grams
Min Pressure 6060
Max Pressure 7588
Made In IndiaIndia
Available Sizes 47-622 (28x1.75)
42-622 (28x1.60)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
37-590 (26x1.40)
47-559 (26x1.75)
47-622 (28x1.75)
42-622 (28x1.60)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
28-622 (28x1.10)
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Contact II 2015
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Contact II 2015
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Contact II 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model City Ride IIContact II
Measured Weight 782 grams623 grams
Measured Width Carcass 37 mm34 mm
Measured Height 36 mm31 mm
Tread Depth 2.2 mm1.8 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 5.5 mm4.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.8 mm1.95 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model City Ride IIContact II
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar No Data20.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 23.9 Watts21.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 25.1 Watts24.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 29.8 Watts28.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 40.5 Watts39.4 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar No Data0.00609
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.007160.00650
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.007520.00728
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.008930.00866
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.012140.01181
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model City Ride IIContact II
Puncture Resistance Tread 1311
Puncture Resistance Side 67
Puncture Factor Tread* 7246
Puncture Factor Side* 1114
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model City Ride IIContact II
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 4 / 52 / 5
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