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

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand ContinentalContinental
Model City Ride IITop Contact 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 LowHigh
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Part Number 01007060100441
TPI 3/180
Compound
Bead WireFolding
ETRTO 37-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3737
Specified Weight 740 grams600 grams
Min Pressure 6050
Max Pressure 7588
Made In IndiaGermany
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)
50-559 (26x2.00)
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Top Contact II 2015
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Top Contact II 2015
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Continental Top Contact II 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model City Ride IITop Contact II
Measured Weight 782 grams584 grams
Measured Width Carcass 37 mm37 mm
Measured Height 36 mm35 mm
Tread Depth 2.2 mm2.5 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 5.5 mm4.4 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.8 mm1.05 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model City Ride IITop Contact II
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar No Data21.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 23.9 Watts22.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 25.1 Watts24.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 29.8 Watts28.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 40.5 Watts35.6 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar No Data0.00629
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.007160.00662
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.007520.00725
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.008930.00851
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.012140.01067
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model City Ride IITop Contact II
Puncture Resistance Tread 1316
Puncture Resistance Side 66
Puncture Factor Tread* 7270
Puncture Factor Side* 116
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model City Ride IITop Contact II
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4 / 53 / 5
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