TT stands for Time Trail. This tire has been developed specifically for the needs of individual time drivers. Due to its strength, it is used by some professionals in normal races. In addition to the high speed and good puncture protection, the Podium TT is distinguished by its light weight and the resulting Sprintfreudigkeit.
In the Lightweight Edition tire wear additional Lightweight logo, which fits perfectly with the high-end wheels!
handmade in Germany
These tires are one of the top quality finishings produced most from Continental. They are sewn by hand in the factory in Korbach and put in workmanship and quality special standards.
Black Chili Compound
Black Chili means at Conti especially that grip, rolling resistance and durability combined on one level
be that one might almost believe in magic. Here Continental is just a only the very latest and best technologies. Polymers, down to the nano range optimized soot particles and fillers guarantee the unique performance of the Black Chili compound. He revolutionized the basic conflict between grip and rolling resistance. Approximately 30% more grip and an improved 26% less rolling resistance to the silica compound, provide better performance and safety.
Continental tires are completely made of high quality rubber compound. Thus, the tire can be worn down to the carcass without the superb properties of the rubber to lose!
Anyone who has ever driven a tire with Black Chili want anything else!
A higher puncture resistance and lower weight are the advantages of Vectran breaker. Vectran is more cut-resistant than Aramid, 5 times more tensile strength without it being influenced than steel and lighter than a nylon thread, the rolling resistance. Thus, it provides the ideal protective layer for the tire.
Vectran was developed for airbag systems in the automotive and aerospace industries.
Tyre Type: Tubular / tubulars for sticking
intended use: Grand Tour, Tour, Race
Size (inches): 28 x 22
Size (ETRTO): 622 x 22
Density carcass: 180 TPI in 3 layers
Compound: Black Chili Compound
Pressure: 11.0 to 12.0 bar (160-170 PSI)
Weight: about 225g
Note: The weights of the tires may differ.