Scooter Tyres Wiltshire

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.

A P D Ltd
01249 443100
E Bumpers Farm Industrial Estate
Chippenham

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Ats Euromaster
01672 512274
120 New Road
Marlborough

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Ats Euromaster
01722 336789
155 Wilton Road
Salisbury

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Treadwise Tyre Services
01793 828993
Unit 10 Kingsdown Industrial Estate
Swindon

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Ats Euromaster
01793 521171
Swindon

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Bathwick Tyres
01722 321377
122 Wilton Road
Salisbury

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Melksham Motaquip
01225 700007
Unit 14 Hercules Way
Melksham

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Central Tyre
01793 528493
Newport Street
Swindon

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Kwik-Fit
0870 9997303
London Road
Chippenham

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Partco Autoparts Ltd
01722 335191
2-3 Newton Road
Salisbury

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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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