A proven champion. Compete with the King.
The Continental Race King 29er is built for maximum speed without sacrificing reliable traction. This ProTection version offers increased durability and puncture resistance with minimal weight sacrifice.
The tread features sharp, wide, and low-profile knobs which hook up well and roll fast. Closely spaced center knobs roll smooth and fast in the straights. Ample spacing on the rest of the tread resists packing up with mud.
The advanced Black Chili rubber compound performs exceptionally, increasing grip and durability while lowering rolling resistance.
The ProTection casing features 4 fabric plies for a total of 240 TPI, ensuring exceptional ride quality, durability and serious puncture protection, particularly at the sidewall area. With just a few extra grams over its Race Sport counterpart, the result is a tire that really holds its own during endurance rides or extended tours.
Recommended pressure: 50 PSI. Max. pressure: 65 PSI. Folding bead. Handmade in Germany. Black. Available in 29 x 2.2 Inch (55-622 ISO). 650 grams.
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