Scooter Tyres Wembley

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.

Ace Tyres
01277 812882
Middleton Hall
Brentwood

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997018
Ardleigh Green Road
Hornchurch

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Movac Romford Ltd
01708 374227
21A Bates Road
Romford

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Steve Allan
01708 344551
5 Fitzilian Avenue
Romford

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Hi Q Tyre Services
01375 393465
London Road
Grays

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Cranham Tyres
01708 452309
122 Upminster Road
Hornchurch

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Universal Tyre Co Ltd
01708 448944
153 Billet Lane
Hornchurch

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Grays Tyre & Exhaust Centres Ltd
01708 474037
187-189 Hornchurch Road
Hornchurch

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Ats Euromaster
01708 476211
57 Butts Green Road
Hornchurch

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Hi-Q
01375 378252
5-7 Acorn Trading Centre
Grays

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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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