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Continental Sport Contact II, anyone ridden?

Old 11-25-15, 03:03 PM
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Continental Sport Contact II, anyone ridden?

Anyone ridden the Continental Sport Contact II tires? Looked interesting with an all around diamond tread but didn't know anything about them. Wondering how they compare to something like the Pasela T-Servs.
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the roughened, quick slick tread is especially at home on tarmac
Lame tread. Cornering grip is decreased by ~50%.
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Just looked at weight and much heavier than T-Servs- 460 grams vs 280 grams for 700 x 28c.
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When I tried overpriced continental and Vittorio tires my experience was that they are lighter, but their walls collapsed within 5 rides!! The cheaper tires last much better for me
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I don't know about bashing Vittoria and Continental. They both make some very nice tires. These are actually on their low end and not very expensive.

I like the look of the tread and the fact that they are aimed more at the urban rider than the road biker but would love to hear some real world experience with this specific tire. They changed them a lot at least tread wise from the older Sport Contacts.
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