Touring Bike Tire Comparison:
Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015 Vs
Vredestein Perfect-E 2015

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Manufacturer Specs
Brand SchwalbeVredestein
Model Marathon PlusPerfect-E
Year 20152015
Supplied By Supplied by SchwalbeSupplied by Continental
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Part Number 11100769-
TPI 6730
Compound Endurance
Bead WireWire
ETRTO 37-62237-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 3737
Specified Weight 900 grams660 grams
Min Pressure 5556
Max Pressure 8580
Made In Indonesia
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)
47-622 (28x1.75)
40-622 (28x1.50)
37-622 (28x1.40)
47-559 (26x1.75)
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Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
Vredestein Perfect-E 2015
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Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
Vredestein Perfect-E 2015
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Schwalbe Marathon Plus 2015
Vredestein Perfect-E 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Marathon PlusPerfect-E
Measured Weight 898 grams693 grams
Measured Width Carcass 34 mm37 mm
Measured Height 36 mm37 mm
Tread Depth 2 mm2.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 9 mm4.8 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.6 mm1.4 mm



Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Marathon PlusPerfect-E
Inner Tube Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)Conti Tour 28 (170 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 90 psi / 6 bar 22.6 WattsNo Data
Rolling Resistance 75 psi / 5 bar 23.6 Watts24.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi / 4 bar 25.5 Watts27.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi / 3 bar 28.9 Watts32.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 30 psi / 2 bar 36.6 Watts41.3 Watts
CRR 90 psi / 6 bar 0.00677No Data
CRR 75 psi / 5 bar 0.007070.00737
CRR 60 psi / 4 bar 0.007640.00818
CRR 45 psi / 3 bar 0.008660.00959
CRR 30 psi / 2 bar 0.010970.01238
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Marathon PlusPerfect-E
Puncture Resistance Tread 1313
Puncture Resistance Side 54
Puncture Factor Tread* 11762
Puncture Factor Side* 86
* Puncture Factor = Puncture Resistance * Total Tire Thickness
Puncture Factor provides a more realistic puncture resistance score for touring tires


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Marathon PlusPerfect-E
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Verdict Highly RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 5 / 52 / 5
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