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Old 08-30-2008, 02:46 PM   #1
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Continental tires?

Going to be purchasing new tires for my six and came across a review rating the continental's very high. Thinking of going with either the conti's or bridgestone's. Any input would be appreciative. Thanks.

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Old 08-30-2008, 03:10 PM   #2
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What kind of riding are you doing? The continentals are a generic tire. Hard but usable. If you need any performance aspect of a tire, the continental is going to come up short.
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Old 08-30-2008, 03:56 PM   #3
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Long history in rubber and tires. Been around since 1871. Not sure of the quality in motorcycle tires though.
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Old 08-30-2008, 04:26 PM   #4
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i just put on a set of Qualifiers on my 14 and love them> A little soft but those things hold the ground when you neeed them too. I also went up to a 200 in the back so I guess that helps to but it was so worth the money
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Old 08-30-2008, 04:31 PM   #5
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I love my conti Road attacks, they perform great on the street and do good at the track for my level of riding. i imagine I'll have to upgrade to the sport attack as I get better
there are tons of SV guys running the Contis and most if not all say they're great.

canyonchasers.net has good write up on both the

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http://www.canyonchasers.net/reviews...oad-attack.php

and sport attack...

http://www.canyonchasers.net/reviews...-sport-atk.php
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Old 08-30-2008, 04:35 PM   #6
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Can't help on the Conti's..... but I did just put a set of Metzeler M3's on my bike and I love them so far.....but I mostly ride twisties.... I don't know how well they will hold up to city riding.
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