Der Kaiser Projekt ProTection 26" Mountain Bike Tire
The Continental Der Kaiser Projekt ProTection 26 Inch MTB Tire features efficient propulsion, phenomenal braking power and precise handling on bends.
The profile design derived directly from the toughest World Cup courses.
It's all about how you mix it — BlackChili Compound
With Continental's unique tread compound, which is produced only in Germany, we see a revolution in the sport of cycling. With the legendary BlackChili Compound Conti has answered the eternal question of the best balance of grip and rolling resistance for cycling.
Regular test wins confirm the measured and noticeable advantages for the cyclist, established in the laboratory and on the road. The latest polymers, as well as specially developed carbon black particles and filler materials, guarantee unique performance.
Enduro means fast, challenging descents and energy-sapping uphill sections. To make it through, you need a tire with a puncture-free structure, good rolling characteristics and excellent grip. ProTectionApex makes this possible.
The ProTection layer prevents cuts and punctures without any significant increase in weight.
Extra Apex sidewall protects the tire from impact punctures even at low pressures
BlackChili Compound improves grip and rolling efficiency
Tubeless ready so you can run lower tire pressures for a smoother ride
4/240 threads per inch (TPI)
Flag Sidewall design
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