Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental City Ride II 2015 Vs
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand ContinentalSchwalbe
Model City Ride IIMarathon Almotion
Year 20152016
Supplied By Supplied by ContinentalBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range LowHigh
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Part Number 010070611600593
TPI 67
Compound OneStar
Bead WireFolding
ETRTO 37-62240-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3740
Specified Weight 740 grams610 grams
Min Pressure 6050
Max Pressure 7580
Made In IndiaIndonesia
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)
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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Continental City Ride II 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Continental City Ride II 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model City Ride IIMarathon Almotion
Measured Weight 782 grams629 grams
Measured Width Carcass 37 mm38 mm
Measured Height 36 mm39 mm
Tread Depth 2.2 mm2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 5.5 mm6.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.8 mm0.9 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model City Ride IIMarathon Almotion
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar No DataNo Data
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 23.9 Watts15.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 25.1 Watts17.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 29.8 Watts19.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 40.5 Watts24.9 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar No DataNo Data
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.007160.00474
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.007520.00513
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.008930.00582
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.012140.00746
Spin Up Video No VideoYouTube


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model City Ride IIMarathon Almotion
Puncture Resistance Tread 1313
Puncture Resistance Side 65
Puncture Factor Tread* 7286
Puncture Factor Side* 115
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model City Ride IIMarathon Almotion
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 4 / 55 / 5
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