Continental TwisterPro UST Tubeless Tire

5/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $62.00

Product Description

Designed for XC competition and all-around performance Lighter than semi-slicks with improved traction particularly in hard packed conditions Featuring Endless Edge tread design for consistent and predictable handling under cornering and braking Available in three 1.9 versions including: Kevlar® beaded folding, ProTection with DuraSkin sidewall reinforcement, and tubeless certified for the Mavic UST system Patterned after the Pro tire the Twister is an economic version for the recreational rider Twister Supersonic: ultra-light version recommended for racing with main requirements on acceleration and high speed. TWISTER: 3 carcass plies; 84 tpi TWISTER SUPERSONIC: 3 carcass plies; 170 tpi TWISTER PRO, TWISTER PRO UST, TWISTER PRO TECTION: 4 carcass plies; 228 tpi

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Dave a Racer from Elkhorn,WI USA

Date Reviewed: August 4, 2004

Strengths:    * Outstanding speed
* Does not lose traction on hard corners
* Easy installation
* Best all-around fast tubeless I have used to date

Weaknesses:    * Price ($50.00/piece)
* Can slide a little in the real slop

Bottom Line:   
These tires rock. You will blow away your biking buddies with these narrow, low profile, tubeless tires!

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Wheel and Sprocket

Similar Products Used:   * Kenda Kharismas
* Hutchinson Pythons

Bike Setup:   Giant NRS-1

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by ryan laBar from Marquette, mi, us

Date Reviewed: June 24, 2003

Strengths:    FAST!!! light!!!
they stick to every thing up hill!
when they do break loose in corners its easy to recover.

Weaknesses:    they do break loose on fast corners.
deep mud.

Bottom Line:   
if you race xc u need these tires! thay are flat out fast. i'v raced very sucessfully on these tires. they go up any hill with out breaking loose!! they have only givin me a problem at high speeds in pockets of deap mud, but what tires don't.

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Favorite Trail:   flow

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $85.00

Purchased At:   123 bikes

Similar Products Used:   you name it

Bike Setup:   trek fuel 98, xt/xtr, conti twister tires

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by dave a Racer from los angeles

Date Reviewed: January 19, 2003

Strengths:    they don't puncture as easily "the others"
lighter than other ust tires. good grip for a low profile race tire.

Weaknesses:    no weakness really. they wear down quick durring race season.

Bottom Line:   
these are dependable if you race with ust.

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:   80 fo pair

Similar Products Used:   ust: explorer, fire xc pro, wild grippers

Bike Setup:   caad 5, crossmax ust.

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