Scooter Tyres Croydon

Scooter yyres, like tyres on any other vehicle, need to be maintained, repaired and occasionally replaced. Here you’ll find additional information on scooter tires as well as local companies and providers that may help you in your search.

Express Tyre Services
07774 165088
38 Manor Way
South Croydon

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Tridon Spares Co
020 86845880
2-4 Lamberts Place
Croydon

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Ats Euromaster
020 86848484
B Pioneers Industrial Park
Croydon

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All Tyres & Wheels
020 86804020
407 Purley Way
Croydon

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Central Tyre
020 86860721
145-149 London Road
Croydon

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Whitehorse Tyres
(208) 689-2474
73 Whitehorse Road, Croydon
Croydon
Services
Whitehorse Tyres Provides A Fast, Friendly And Efficient Service.

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997053
453 Brighton Road
South Croydon

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Universal Tyre Co Ltd
020 86802651
108 Selsdon Road
South Croydon

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Kwik-Fit
020 86499160
3 Mitcham Road
Croydon

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Hi-Q Tyre Services
020 86814980
311-317 Purley Way
Croydon

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Continental Conti Twist

Well, 10,000 kms down on the mighty Suzuki UZ125 and the factory fitted Dunlop rear tyre finally gave up the ghost. This gave us the perfect oportunity to test out something new and exciting... well some new rubber.

I never had any real problem with the original tyres, however when Derbi (our local Conti importer) sent out a Twist for the rear I was VERY impressed. You see it is easy to be happy when there is no comparison available. So I had the Continental fitted up and gave it a few hours of gentle riding to clean off any untoward slippery stuff (there wasn't any, the tyre was excellent from the minute it went on) and get the tyre worn in a bit.

Long story short I was instantly comfortable with the level of grip, to the point where I was using the entire width of the tyre almost instantly. Lean angle is progressive and confidence inspiring and the level of grip is incredibly good, at no point did I even worry about the possiblility of the rear letting go.

The wet weather grip is also admirable, I don't like to push the bike on the road in the wet but in normal day to day riding with a slippery road the tyre felt plenty stable which is a fantastic with the Auckland winter advancing at high speed.

So if you are needing a serious road tyre for your scooter, just go buy a twist, they really are that good!

Editor review

Continental Conti Twist

Overall rating: 
 
8.8
Build quality:
 
9.0
Value For money:
 
8.0
Performance:
 
9.0
Styling:
 
9.0
Reviewed by Del Fuego
March 25, 2009
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Pros: Good tire with the right amount of grip.
 
 


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