Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Sport Contact II 2016 Vs
Schwalbe Marathon Supreme 2016

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Sport Contact IIMarathon Supreme
Year 20162016
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range MedHigh
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Part Number 010101511600780
TPI 3/18067
Compound OneStar
Bead WireFolding
ETRTO 37-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3737
Specified Weight 520 grams440 grams
Min Pressure 7555
Max Pressure 9085
Made In IndiaIndonesia
Available Sizes 42-622 (28x1.60)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
28-622 (28x1.10)
50-559 (26x2.00)
42-559 (26x1.60)
32-559 (26x1.25)
28-406 (20x1.10)
50-622 (28x2.00)
42-622 (28x1.60)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
50-584 (27.5x2.00)
42-584 (27.5x1.60)
50-559 (26x2.00)
42-559 (26x1.60)
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Continental Sport Contact II 2016
Schwalbe Marathon Supreme 2016
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Continental Sport Contact II 2016
Schwalbe Marathon Supreme 2016
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Continental Sport Contact II 2016
Schwalbe Marathon Supreme 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Sport Contact IIMarathon Supreme
Measured Weight 479 grams431 grams
Measured Width Carcass 36 mm35 mm
Measured Height 34 mm34 mm
Tread Depth 0.5 mm1.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 4.2 mm5 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1 mm0.7 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Sport Contact IIMarathon Supreme
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 18.1 Watts15.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 18.9 Watts16.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 20.6 Watts19.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 23.8 Watts23.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 30.1 Watts32.3 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.005430.00474
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.005670.00507
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.006180.00573
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.007130.00707
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.009020.00968
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Sport Contact IIMarathon Supreme
Puncture Resistance Tread 1315
Puncture Resistance Side 54
Puncture Factor Tread* 5575
Puncture Factor Side* 53
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Sport Contact IIMarathon Supreme
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 4 / 55 / 5
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