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Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre - 26" x 1.6"


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  • Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre

    Bad mornings suck. Waking up late, spilling coffee down your shirt, missing your early morning dose of Lorraine Kelly and then finding a puncture on your bike. Have a better start and choose the Continental Sport Contact 26" Bike Tyre, a great tyre perfect for commuters. This offers exceptional puncture protection and works brilliantly on all road conditions! Now you can avoid that awkward moment when you’re late and the boss calls you into the office for a "quick word"

    Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre : Extra Info

    • Tyre size: 26" x 1.3"
    • Puncture protection
    • Ideal for all road conditions
    • Weight: 450g
    • The Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre is a great race tyre ideal for commuters and racers
  • Discipline: Road
    Size: 26"
    Weight: 450g
  • Rated 4.8 out of 5┬áby 33 reviewers.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Simply brilliant We have two Carrera Subway 8 family bikes, fitted with original Sport Contact tyres from new. That is from before 2005! We have only had punctures in the last couple of years so they really do deserve to be replaced. I have no idea how many miles we have done but both front and backs are now a little smooth with slight cracking on the sidewalls. I try to keep them at the max recommended of 65 psi. The fit is really tight but the grip is fine. On roads the resistance is minimal and we smile when we see those Fat Man nobblies struggling with the Devon hills. We use them on all terrains, but rarely do thick mud. The hardest is wet grass, but that is understandable. I would highly recommend this tyre for a long life commuting/town bike. Simply brilliant. 12 March 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Bike Tyre This tyre is great for use on road. Low rolling resistance and seems fairly hard wearing based on the ones I had before 18 June 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by A fast tyre for commuting I finally brought these tyres after months of cycling to work against a strong SW wind, and what a difference they have made. They offer very good grip in the wet and are fast with little rolling resistance. The only problem I had was they were a tight fit. . I'm sure they would have been easier to fit if the tyres had warmed up first. 04 March 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Feel After riding fo 2 years on my normal tyres I switched to these and the ride is awesome. I have now been able to gey my pressure up to 80psi and the tyres do stick to the surface well. Not too sure on puncture resistance as I have already had one puncture, can't say I wouldn't have had one on my other tyres though. Well worth swapping from standard Subway tyres to these, as they are a lot closer to a road bike. 27 October 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Slicks make all the difference I replaced my 'nobbly' cross country tyres with Halfords Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre - 26" x 1.6". They are perfect for road use and much faster on the hills. Well worth the ten minutes it took to change them and great value too. 18 September 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent! I've had these tires on my Boardman pro for over a year now. Not a single puncture, even on rough cycle paths... Great in wet weather and super fast on the roads... Can't fault them really... Makes cycling on roads a pleasure, and my bike handles like a dream! 10 / 10! 17 March 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by excellent! slicks for a MTB. been using these four months now and I still get a smile on when riding my bike. such low rolling resistance with oodles of grip wet or dry, I ride the bike on local skills loops and MTB trails as well as tarmac, the only thing they don't like is mud. my downside would be I find myself much warier of touching raised edges at shallow angles of approach now having been lowside dumped a couple of times now mucking about with my kid in the local playpark. worth every penny. really. 09 February 2014
    Rated 4 out of 5 by continental tyre Bought to replace a halfords own tyre which had given up after more than a year (and a few excursion on an unfriendly tow path). Appears good quality and had no problems so far. Time will tell if it compares to the better priced halfords own. I still have a halfords on the front. 03 January 2014
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Continental Bike Tyres

Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre - 26" x 1.6"

£10 The Continental Sport Contact Bike Tyre is perfect for daily commuters