Scooter Tyres Wandsworth

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.

Kwik-Fit
0870 9997169
763 Fulham Road
London

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Latchmere Motor Spares
020 72283907
93-97 Latchmere Road
London

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Wandsworth Tyre Service Ltd
020 88745251
543 Old York Road
London

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Budget Motorist Centres
020 77389490
126 Bolingbroke Grove
London

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Hi Q Tyre Services
020 72231248
76-80 Chatham Road
London

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Kwik-Fit
020 88711364
Armoury Way
London

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Southfields Tyre & Battery Service Ltd
020 88747904
288-290 Merton Road
London

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997122
769-773 Garratt Lane
London

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Autoclear
07956 420368
42 Holden Street
London

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Budget Tyres
020 73501884
338 Battersea Park Road
London

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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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