Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015 Vs
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand SchwalbeSchwalbe
Model Marathon (GreenGuard)Marathon Almotion
Year 20152016
Supplied By Supplied by SchwalbeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range MedHigh
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Part Number 1110000711600593
TPI 6767
Compound EnduranceOneStar
Bead WireFolding
ETRTO 37-62240-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3740
Specified Weight 730 grams610 grams
Min Pressure 5550
Max Pressure 8580
Made In IndonesiaIndonesia
Available Sizes 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)
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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Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016
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Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) 2015
Schwalbe Marathon Almotion 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Marathon (GreenGuard)Marathon Almotion
Measured Weight 729 grams629 grams
Measured Width Carcass 35 mm38 mm
Measured Height 36 mm39 mm
Tread Depth 2.3 mm2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 7.3 mm6.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.65 mm0.9 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Marathon (GreenGuard)Marathon Almotion
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 18.8 WattsNo Data
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 19.6 Watts15.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 21.3 Watts17.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 23.8 Watts19.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 30.6 Watts24.9 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.00564No Data
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.005880.00474
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.006380.00513
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.007130.00582
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.009170.00746
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Marathon (GreenGuard)Marathon Almotion
Puncture Resistance Tread 1413
Puncture Resistance Side 55
Puncture Factor Tread* 10286
Puncture Factor Side* 85
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Marathon (GreenGuard)Marathon Almotion
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
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