Scooter Tyres Worcestershire

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.

Ford Rapid Fit
01386 760610
Grosvenor Business Centre
Evesham

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Frenco Ltd
(015) 626-9442
24 Worcester Street
Kidderminster

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Romart Automotive
01384 896010
Providence Street
Stourbridge

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Fred H Jennings & Sons Ltd
01384 255005
Cinder Bank
Dudley

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Malvern Tyres Ltd
(019) 052-6767
17 Rainbow Hill
Worcester

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Exhaust Tyres & Batteries (Worcester) Ltd
01299 878824
4 Heathfield Road
Stourport On Severn

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K D Tyres & Exhausts Ltd
01386 561301
9A Aintree Road
Pershore

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Gornal Tyre Service
01902 678442
Burton Road East
Dudley

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T D Tyres Ltd
0800 2984755
57-59 Court Road
Malvern

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Kwik-Fit
01384 459333
102-109 Wolverhampton Street
Dudley

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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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