Contact Travel Folding Tire — Your companion for endurance rides on touring and all terrain bikes.
The Continental Contact Travel Folding 700c Tire is durable and comfortable, designed with a semi-slick tread design that's great for all-terrain endurance and touring.
Two protection systems -- Safety System Breaker and Duraskin -- keep this tire inflated and rolling well beyond the lifespan of many other tires thanks to features like an aramid reinforced fabric layer under the tread and a lightweight, cut-resistant sheath. With such durable construction, the Contact Travel is e-bike compatible, too -- recommended for e-bikes of up to 25km/hr.
Features & Specs:
- SafetySystemBreaker makes this tire puncture and cut-resistant but nevertheless light and flexible, the tire adjusts quickly to the surface below.
- Duraskin sidewall protection allows this tire to roll with the punches and withstand harshest conditions
- E-bike compatible, up to 25km/hr.
- Use: touring, endurance; mix terrain.
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The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.
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3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Awesome all around tire. Immediately on the first ride I noticed a different rubber compound than what I was used to. This compound seemed stronger than other tires and harder. This tire has fantastic puncture protection. I have the 42mm version and it's quite a bit heavier than most other tires of this caliber, somewhere around 600g each. That may boggle some peoples minds but if you're constantly riding over different surfaces including chunky gravel the extra rubber is worth it. Great tire for touring, pretty sluggish on the road though, if puncture protection and value are paramount this is a great tire.
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