Continental Blogs

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March 6, 2018
January 31, 2018
March 15, 2020

Paris – Nice 2020

So, we were lucky enough to see 7 stages of the 2020 Paris – Nice race completed before COVID-19 gave the world a major enema and […]
February 26, 2020

Fitting and Repairing Tyres – Learn From the Experts

Fitting and Repairing Tyres – Learn From the Experts Continental’s  instruction videos on their website  cover everything you would ever need to know about fitting, removing, […]
February 26, 2020

Continental and The Athertons

The Continental Atherton MTB Race Team Has Been Launched!  “Continental Atherton” is what they’ll be known as for the 2020 Downhill World Championships. The Athertons have […]
January 17, 2020

Tyre Fitting Procedure

               Fitting Procedures for Tubeless Ready  MTB Tyres. The Pro Race Way! Lubricate the tyre beads all round with soapy solution to minimise tyre rubber/wheel rim […]
October 30, 2019

Dandelion Rubber

Tyres Produced From Flowers? Conti Expands Its Reputation as The World’s Leading Innovator in Bicycle Tyre Technology How about this for staying one step ahead in […]
October 3, 2019

Roller Training Tyres

We sell a lot of Conti HomeTrainer tyres. We get a lot of praise from users of these tyres. We also get the odd complaint and […]
July 21, 2017

The Life and Death of Narrow Bicycle Tyres

The Life and Death of Narrow Bicycle Tyres by Rae Earl The Conti R&D team in Germany spent years telling disbelieving cyclists that wider tyres are […]
July 10, 2017


July 1, 2016

Conti – Value for Money

I’ve been asked by both our retailers and cyclists in general, why Conti tyres are more expensive than opposition brands. Well, in general, they are more […]
May 18, 2016

BlackChili Compound

Black Chili Compound Continental’s revolutionary tread compound has a number of interesting characteristics:
May 13, 2016

Conti Easy Tape Rim Protector

Small component = large impact. A poorly constructed or unsuitable tyre rim tape can be the cause of many punctures. It is especially important with hollow […]