A quartet of new Continental motorcycle tires was presented at the EICMA show in Italy earlier this month, and the UK distributor of the range says most of the products in these ranges are expected to be available by the end of the first quarter of 2017.
The first of the four is a new sport touring tire, the ContiRoadAttack 3. Its tread pattern is based on that of the ContiSportAttack 3, and Cambrian Tires describes the new tire as a versatile tire that âshows great improvements in terms of performance. grip on wet surfaces, which will bring it to the top of the sports tourism market.
The ContiRoadAttack 3 features Continental’s ‘Rain Grip’ compound and its tread is designed to move more water around the contact area at all lean angles for a safer and more secure ride in all conditions. weather situation. Another named innovation is Easy Handling technology, which is said to offer much more linear and neutral handling properties under a range of conditions to improve line handling. Continental’s other core technologies include Traction Skin, which almost eliminates the need for rubbing, as well as MultiGrip and a patented Zero Degree belt.
The second new tire is the ContiTour, Continental’s all-new tire for riders of heavy custom motorcycles, cruisers and choppers. Again, the tread pattern would provide effective drainage properties for excellent grip on wet roads.
On the rear tire, a treadless center band increases mileage and limits tread movement for increased stability under acceleration, while Cambrian Tires says the new compound formula used in the ContiTour delivers ” excellent mileage and consistent performance throughout the life of the tire. “
Those who want a whitewall tire for their custom or cruiser may be interested in the ContiLegend. This tire is based on Milestone, and it features the latest tire technology under its vintage tread pattern and whitewall design. Cambrian Tires reports that an upgraded version of Continental’s MileagePlus delivers more miles and increased consistency over the life of the tire, while the multi-groove tread has been optimized to deliver excellent handling properties. water drainage for better performance in wet conditions. He adds that a specially designed housing “offers supreme comfort and superb handling” even on the heaviest machines.
The fourth novelty is the ContiCity, a tire intended for riders of classic and light motorcycles. Cambrian Tires describes ContiCity as âa durable tire that delivers top performance without losing its traditional lookâ. The tire should appeal to downtown cyclists and versatile commuters looking for reliability, performance and style all in one package.