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Continental Ride Cruiser 26 Inch Tire

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The Retro Ride is a modern take on a classic cruiser tire. Stylish brown or cream rubber perfectly compliments your vintage ride and the legendary Conti cruiser tread provides grip over a wide variety of terrain. A robust rubber breaker beneath the tread helps prevent punctures caused by broken glass and thorns.

The Retro Ride 26 Inch tire features a three ply casing for a total of 66 TPI. Available in 26 x 2.0 Inch (50-559 ISO). 58 max. PSI. Wire bead. 920 gram claimed weight. A reflective sidewall stripe increases visibility after dark. Cream or Brown.

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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%.

Weight: 920 grams

Applications: Commuting/Urban, Recreational, Cruiser 

ISO (ETRTO) Size: 55-559 mm

Rec Pressure: 45 PSI

Max Pressure: 58 PSI

Threads Per Inch: 3 Plies/66 Total 

Cream/Reflex - 26 x 2.2 Inch

Mfg PartNum: 0101529 

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Reviewed 3/30/2020
by Anonymous
Daily Commuter
Chicago, IL
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Fantastic tires for my cruiser!

I had a cream colored pair of 26 x 2.2 on my black Electra Cruiser 1. They looked fantastic and rode great but were difficult to keep clean. I switched to a black pair 2 years ago and haven't looked back! I don't see the black ones available anymore nor do I see them in a 26 x 2.2 which gives the retro balloon look, that's unfortunate.

It's a great tire aesthetically and performs very nicely. I combine it with puncture resistant tubes and never get flats!

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Reviewed 1/12/2020
by Barry
Casual Cyclist
Hawaii
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Looks and ride are great.

I put a pair of these on my 42 Snyder Hawthorne. Nice smooth ride and good looks. The cream tires need more cleaning as I keep my bike inside, but that's not a deal breaker.

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Reviewed 8/8/2019
by CoolRobG
Casual Cyclist
Fair Lawn, NJ
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Love These Tires!!

I put these on my 1957 J.C.Higgins cruiser. They look great and the ride is awesome. I bought the darker brown ones. I dig the reflective stripe, it looks cool at dusk.

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Reviewed 2/28/2019
by Todd
Sierra Madre
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Cream continental tire

Nice tread design,

Awesome, vintage look ..

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Reviewed 11/16/2018
by John R.
Casual Cyclist
Santee Ca.
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1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Love these tires on my 41 Rollfast vintage look and roll so smooth!!!

Smooth speed rollers that I bought for my 1941 Rollfast, They have a vintage look on my bike. I love these tires. I wish they made a 26x2.35 model.

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Reviewed 10/12/2017
by Anonymous
Daily Commuter
Seattle
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2 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Super comfy, pretty quick and look sweet

Bought these for my bike because I'd fitted a pair on my daughter's cruiser and loved how comfy they felt. The brown tires look ace on my converted 26 mtbtourer with fat Wald fenders. Since buying, I've been researching tire width vs speed, and at the right pressure (40psi) they are pretty much as quick as anything I've tried, at half the price of fancier equivalents.

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Reviewed 8/31/2017
by Jon
Cycling Enthusiast
Nashville, TN
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1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Classy retro tire for my daughter's cruiser bike

I put a pair of these on a Specialized Shark cruiser that my wife found at Goodwill for $20. It's a sweet ride if I do say so myself. These tires cap it off with a retro look. Their width offers a very stable ride and they are very supple. They were a cinch to mount.

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Reviewed 9/13/2013
by NinJoeAssassin
Casual Cyclist
Beaumont, CA
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4 of 4 customers found this review helpful.
Nice comfortable ride

Nice soft ride with these tires. Wish there was better puncture protection, got a flat after riding about 14 miles from a thorn, I was riding on the pavement too. Otherwise, its a nice comfortable ride. Bought these cause the color matched the original tire colors that were on my 1998 Gary Fisher Aquila.

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Reviewed 9/5/2013
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Seattle
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5 of 5 customers found this review helpful.
Cushy

These tires significantly changed the ride of my bike, a 1952 Schwinn tandem. If you are looking for cushy, this is it. It's a nice cush... and the reflective sidewall is great. I wish that it had a kevlar belt to prevent flats, but otherwise, it's all I want for this bike.

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Reviewed 6/26/2015
by Anonymous
Casual Cyclist
Salem, OR
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2 of 5 customers found this review helpful.
Disappointing brown

I ordered a pair of BROWN Continental Retro Ride 26 Inch Tires. The color shown on the net is a nice chocolate brown.

The actual, real life color is a lighter, muddy, almost pinkish brown. I'm really disappointed. I won't put these on my Townie.

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