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V-Twin Visionary: Jeff G. Holt Q & A

May 23, 2018

Who is Jeff G. Holt? A journalist, builder, BMX racer, entrepreneur, but above all; a true rider. He refers himself as a V-Twin visionary, but Jeff Holt is a lot more than that. At the tender age of 14, Jeff started experimenting, riding and enjoying two wheelers in the form of bicycles. Today, he is […]

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Continental Partners with Sturgis Buffalo Chip

May 3, 2018

Official tire of Sturgis Buffalo Chip ® at the 2018 Rally and beyond The Continental Motorcycle Tire Division is excited to announce that it will be partnering with Sturgis Buffalo Chip ® on a three-year agreement. The Buffalo Chip is the largest music festival in motorcycling and it is recognized as the centerpiece of the […]

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Continental becomes Le Tour de France official partner

March 21, 2018

Continental and Le Tour de France: When Legends Come Together From 2018 to 2022, Continental will be Le Tour de France’s official partner. All official support cars, vans and motorcycles will be fitted with Continental tires for the duration of Le Tour. For many years, Continental has been supplying the world’s toughest cycle race with […]

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ContiTrailAttack 2 receives MOTORRAD Magazine “Practical tip” award for 2017

December 27, 2017

The ContiTrailAttack 2 impressed testers after a 9,500 mile test The German magazine MOTORRAD, fitted a pair of ContiTrailAttack 2 on a new Honda Africa Twin motorcycle and headed for adventure. After 24,000 of a targeted 31,000 test miles, the editors came to their final conclusion. The ContiTrailAttack 2, which provided impressive grip over 9,500 […]

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ContiRoadAttack 3 wins again, this time in PS Magazine

October 18, 2017

PS Magazine named the ContiRoadAttack 3 as the 2017 sport-touring test winner. This test victory has proven the superb qualities implemented in Continental’s excellent sport-touring tire.In just over four months, it is Continental’s 2nd win in the sport-touring segment. The Road Attack 3 now holds another test win after winning Motorrad Magazine’s 2017 Best Sport-Touring tire test. One […]

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ContiRoadAttack 3 is chosen as the 2017 Best Sport Touring tire by Motorrad Magazine

August 9, 2017

ContiRoadAttack 3, launched this 2017 Continental’s ContiRoadAttack 3 wins the 2017 Motorrad Magazine sport-touring tire test. The German motorcycling magazine tested six sport-touring tires in sizes 120/70 ZR 17 (front) and 180/55 ZR 17 (rear) using the exciting Suzuki GSX-S750 motorcycle. Continental ended up beating Pirelli, Metzeler, Michelin, Dunlop and Bridgestone with its halo sport-touring tire. […]

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Continental triumphs at Pikes Peak

June 28, 2017

Bruno Langlois and Travis Newbold finished 3rd and 1st in their respective classes during the 95th annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Both Langlois and Newbold raced with ContiTrack soft compounds slick tires. Bruno competed in the heavyweight motorcycle category with a 2017 Kawasaki Z900 while Travis raced in the exhibition powersport category with a Bottpower XR1R. […]

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Welcome to Continental USA!

May 18, 2017 - 1 comment

We have come up with a new way of communicating with all the riders and motorcycle enthusiasts. As you should know, tires are the only two points of contact between the bike and the road; therefore we believe tires deserve a special place to widely discuss everything related with them and much more! This idea […]

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Conti press launch at Palma de Mallorca, Spain

April 17, 2017

2017 is an exciting year for Continental with the launch of several new tire products: ContiRoadAttack 3, ContiTour and ContiLegend.  So, to kick off the introduction of these tires, Continental organized a product launch in Mallorca – an island off the Eastern coast of Spain. In the small town of Alaro, industry VIPs from around […]

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Load capacity index and symbol of speed. Why do they go together?

April 17, 2017

Little by little we keep moving forward with the acronyms and nomenclatures that appear on the walls of our Continental tires. This time we are going to pay attention to the “load capacity index” and the symbol for the speed category, which are the same as the numbers and the letter that come after the […]

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