Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
    Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015 Vs
    Schwalbe Marathon Racer 2015

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    Manufacturer Specs
    Brand SchwalbeSchwalbe
    Model Marathon PlusMarathon Racer
    Year 20152015
    Supplied By Supplied by SchwalbeSupplied by Schwalbe
    Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
    New or Used NewNew
    Mileage 0 km0 km
    Price Range HighMed
    Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
    Part Number 1110076911100290
    TPI 6767
    Compound EnduranceSpeedGrip
    Bead WireWire
    ETRTO 37-62235-622
    Size Inch 28"28"
    Width mm 3735
    Specified Weight 900 grams465 grams
    Min Pressure 5565
    Max Pressure 8595
    Made In IndonesiaIndonesia
    Available Sizes 40-635 (28x1.50)
    47-622 (28x1.75)
    40-622 (28x1.50)
    37-622 (28x1.40)
    32-622 (28x1.25)
    28-622 (28x1.10)
    25-622 (28x1.00)
    42-590 (26x1.60)
    37-590 (26x1.40)
    40-584 (27.5x1.50)
    50-559 (26x2.00)
    47-559 (26x1.75)
    40-559 (26x1.50)
    35-559 (26x1.35)
    47-507 (24x1.75)
    47-406 (20x1.75)
    35-406 (20x1.35)
    35-349 (26x1.35)
    40-622 (28x1.50)
    35-622 (28x1.35)
    30-622 (28x1.20)
    40-559 (26x1.50)
    40-406 (20x1.50)
    40-355 (18x1.50)
    40-305 (16x1.50)
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    Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
    Schwalbe Marathon Racer 2015
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    Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
    Schwalbe Marathon Racer 2015
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    Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
    Schwalbe Marathon Racer 2015

    Size and Weight Measurements


    Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
    Model Marathon PlusMarathon Racer
    Measured Weight 898 grams450 grams
    Measured Width Carcass 34 mm33 mm
    Measured Height 36 mm32 mm
    Tread Depth 2 mm1.5 mm
    Total Tire Thickness Center 9 mm4.6 mm
    Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.6 mm0.8 mm



    Rolling Resistance Test Results


    Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
    Model Marathon PlusMarathon Racer
    Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
    Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 22.6 Watts20.9 Watts
    Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 23.6 Watts22.6 Watts
    Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 25.5 Watts24.6 Watts
    Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 28.9 Watts28.8 Watts
    Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 36.6 Watts38.3 Watts
    CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.006770.00626
    CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.007070.00677
    CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.007640.00737
    CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.008660.00863
    CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.010970.01148
    Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


    Puncture Resistance Test Results


    Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
    Model Marathon PlusMarathon Racer
    Puncture Resistance Tread 1316
    Puncture Resistance Side 54
    Puncture Factor Tread* 11774
    Puncture Factor Side* 83
    * Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
    Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


    Conclusion


    Conclusion
    Model Marathon PlusMarathon Racer
    Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
    Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
    Rating 5 / 53 / 5
    Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com

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