Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Schwalbe Energizer Plus 2015 vs
Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015

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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
  • Schwalbe Energizer Plus
  • Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard)
Performance compared to all other touring bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specs
Brand SchwalbeSchwalbe
Model Energizer PlusMarathon (GreenGuard)
Year 20152015
Supplied By Supplied by SchwalbeSupplied by Schwalbe
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range MedMed
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Manufacturer Part Number 1110031211100007
TPI 6767
Compound EnergizerEndurance
Bead WireWire
ETRTO 37-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3737
Specified Weight 730 grams730 grams
Min Air Pressure 55 psi55 psi
Max Air Pressure 85 psi85 psi
Made In IndonesiaIndonesia
Available Sizes 50-622 (28x2.00)
47-622 (28x1.75)
40-622 (28x1.50)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
47-584 (27.5x1.75)
47-559 (26x1.75)
47-406 (20x1.75)
40-635 (28x1.50)
32-630 (27x1.25)
50-622 (28x2.00)
47-622 (28x1.75)
40-622 (28x1.50)
37-622 (28x1.40)
32-622 (28x1.25)
28-622 (28x1.10)
25-622 (28x1.00)
23-622 (28x0.90)
37-590 (26x1.40)
44-584 (27.5x1.65)
50-559 (26x2.00)
47-559 (26x1.75)
40-622 (26x1.50)
32-559 (26x1.25)
47-507 (24x1.75)
47-406 (20x1.75)
40-406 (20x1.50)
44-355 (18x1.65)
35-349 (16x1.35)
47-305 (16x1.75)
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Schwalbe Energizer Plus 2015
Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015
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Schwalbe Energizer Plus 2015
Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015
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Schwalbe Energizer Plus 2015
Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Energizer PlusMarathon (GreenGuard)
Specified Weight 730 grams730 grams
Measured Weight 742 grams729 grams
Measured Width Casing 35 mm35 mm
Measured Height 36 mm36 mm
Tread Depth 2 mm2.3 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 7 mm7.3 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.5 mm1.65 mm

Rolling Resistance Test Results


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Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Energizer PlusMarathon (GreenGuard)
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
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Rolling Resistance
90 PSI / 6 Bar
19.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00570
18.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00564
Rolling Resistance
75 PSI / 5 Bar
19.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00597
19.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00588
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4 Bar
21.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00644
21.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00638
Rolling Resistance
45 PSI / 3 Bar
24.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00719
23.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00713
Rolling Resistance
30 PSI / 2 Bar
31.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00935
30.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00917
Use the formula: RR (Watts) = CRR * speed (m/s) * load (N) to calculate rolling resistance at a given speed and load.

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Energizer PlusMarathon (GreenGuard)
Puncture Resistance Tread 14 Points14 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 4 Points5 Points
Puncture Factor Tread* 98 Points102 Points
Puncture Factor Side* 6 Points8 Points
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness.
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires.

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Energizer PlusMarathon (GreenGuard)
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Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
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  • Schwalbe Energizer Plus
  • Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard)
Performance compared to all other touring bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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