DOUBLE VICTORY FOR SCHWALBE
The Swedes surely know.
Because winter bike riding in Scandinavia, is only possible with studded tires.
In November 2014, the large circulation Swedish newspaper “Göteborgs-Posten” tested seven studded tires of five brands – Schwalbe, Continental, Suomi Tyres, Kenda,
Biltema. The result: victory for the Schwalbe Marathon Winter and second place for Schwalbe Winter.
Peak achievements were mainly for durability, grip and low rolling resistance for almost all of the testers.
Lighter, grippier, faster. The turbo of spike tyres, with 361 spikes it bites firmly into icy roads, the tungsten carbide core of each spike is clad in weight-saving aluminium.
In order to ensure that spikes are permanently fixed, tyres should be run in for about 40km on asphalt, while avoiding any fast acceleration or heavy braking.
- Size: 26 x 2.10
- ETRTO: 54-559
- Version: TL Ready
- Compound: WINTER 361 SPKS
- Bar: 2,0-4.0
- PSI: 35-55
- EPI: 67
- Weight: 945g
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