Scooter Tyres Lancashire

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.

Ats Euromaster
01539 721559
Mintsfeet Road South
Kendal

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Tyrewise
0161 2743722
8-10 Kale Street
Manchester

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Central Garage Croston
01772 600331
Westhead Road
Leyland

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Watts Industrial Tyres Ltd
0151 4814500
Unit 7 Brickfields
Liverpool

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Booth House Tyres
0161 6289049
3 Hartford Industrial Estate
Oldham

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997339
Knowsley Road
Ormskirk

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Hi-Q
0151 9224142
Brunswick Place
Liverpool

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Garston Tyres
0151 4943133
Unit 32 Garston Industrial Estate
Liverpool

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Aintree Trye & Exhaust
0151 5256090
Unit 24-26 Bemrose Indust Estate
Liverpool

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D M S Automotive Components
01253 791111
195-199 Ansdell Road
Blackpool

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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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