CONTINENTAL Tubular Competition 26 "x 22 mm Black Chili Vectra Breaker Tubular
The Competition is Continentals first tire in which the Black Chili Compound and the Vectra Breaker was used. The reliable tire in professional sports from the house Conti. It has proven itself on the world race circuit and guided his driver repeatedly to victory.
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!
Vectran is a synthetic high-tech fiber with the natural model. As Spider silk is Vectran, a liquid crystal polymer (LCP). Vectran is spun from molten liquid polymer Vectra and processed into a multifilament yarn on. Spider silk as well as Vectran possess an enormous tensile strength combined with minimum weight. 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
intended use: Grand Tour, Tour, Race
Size (inches): 26 | 26 x 7/8
Size (ETRTO): 22-559
Design: handmade Germany, Vectra Breaker
Compound: Black Chili Compound
Carcass: 180 TPI in 3 layers
Compatibility E-Bike: -
Pressure: 8.0 to 12.0 bar (115-176 PSI)
recommended rim width: -
Maximum load: -
Note: The weights of the tires may differ.