Mountain King II - The new Regent
In the second period of his reign, the Mountain King II impressively demonstrates his ruling qualities. Even the profile reveals the focus of the all-rounder available in 2.2" and 2.4". Super brake traction and optimal lateral guidance guarantee incredible grip in any terrain. The laminated studs were developed according to the latest findings in cooperation with professional mountain bikers. The Mountain King II rolls off sensationally easily and offers as "ProTection" besides the revolutionary PureGrip Compound also full puncture protection without unwanted side effects. The light "RS" guarantees the direct conversion of power into propulsion on the race track. In 2.4" the new King is recommended for touring riders, endurists and all-mountain pilots. In 2.2" he inspires cross-country racers, marathonists and alpine crossers. Now with new side panel design and higher TPI (3/180)
PureGrip - The outstanding compound technology
On the basis of the activated silica compound, the company worked purposefully towards a compounding technology in the performance segment. After intensive development efforts, the result of the Korbach research and development department produced a new compound technology with excellent grip and cross-country skiing properties. The new rubber compound with the self-explanatory name "PureGrip" joins the line behind the BlackChili compound and is used in performance products in the race and mountain bike segments. Here it ensures long-lasting traction and high mileage of Continental tires, which are manufactured exclusively in the production plant in Hefei (Asia).