Scooter Tyres Oxfordshire

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
01865 777188
Pony Road
Oxford

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Stapleton'S Tyre & Exhaust Centre
01295 277100
40 Middleton Road
Banbury

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Complete Tyres Mobile Oxford
01865 747950
Sandy Lane
Oxford

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Apex Motor Factors
01993 778802
3 Cotswold Business Park
Witney

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Ats Euromaster
01295 253525
Beaumont Close
Banbury

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Witney Motorquip
01993 868900
Unit E2 New Yatt Business Centre
Witney

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Just Tyres
01295 750225
Southam Road
Banbury

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Carterton Tyre Services
01608 642245
Station Road
Chipping Norton

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J & Sons Autoparts & Motor Factors
01865 373240
108 Oxford Road
Kidlington

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Edgwick Tyres
01295 271362
24 Thorpe Place
Banbury

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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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