Scooter Tyres Warwickshire

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.

S & A Tyre Service
0121 7728186
69 Fulham Road
Birmingham

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Rednal Tyres
0121 4535120
502 Lickey Road
Birmingham

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Edgwick Tyres
024 76473707
K Templar Industrial Park
Coventry

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Abu Tyres
0121 7668887
37A Weatheroak Road
Birmingham

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Summit Tyres Ltd
024 76362652
343 Bedworth Road
Coventry

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Kwik-Fit
0121 4464959
547 Moseley Road
Birmingham

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Auto Tyre & Battery
0121 3554401
450-452 Chester Road North
Sutton Coldfield

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Ats Euromaster
024 76501250
136 Daventry Road
Coventry

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Tyre Sales Birmingham Ltd
0121 7044080
Boulton Road
Solihull

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Spa Motorist Centre
01926 882522
9-11 Longfield Road
Leamington Spa

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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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