Scooter Tyres Leicestershire

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
0116 2624281
16 Wanlip Street
Leicester

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Tanvic Spares Ltd
0116 2758875
73 Commercial Square
Leicester

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Charlie Browns Autocentres
0116 2539791
Shires Shopping Centre
Leicester

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Partco Autoparts Ltd
01509 213241
Belton Road West
Loughborough

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Tyre Tech
07894 449728
33A Gwendolen Road
Leicester

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997415
20-24 Wood Street
Ashby De La Zouch

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Morcott Tyre & Exhaust Centre
01572 747702
A47 Glaston Road
Oakham

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997302
277 Uppingham Road
Leicester

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World Of Tyres
0116 2240904
30 Flax Road
Leicester

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G E Motor Factors Ltd
0116 2538251
27 Wharf St South
Leicester

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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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