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post #1 of 3 Old 03-29-2016, 08:34 PM Thread Starter
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Continental Conti Motion at 10000 miles

This is a picture of my Continental Conti Motion at 100000 miles. This is on my 2013 DL650, 99.9% highway riding and I DID have a 16T front sprocket for about half of this tire's journey. But these have some time left on them still and I plan to ride them well into the summer.
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post #2 of 3 Old 03-29-2016, 10:12 PM
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Looks good for 100k

Kudos for riding that much in just a few years!!


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The Conti Motions are a good tire for short money, I had a set on my Aprilia and they improved the handling over the Dunlops I had been using. However for mileage was the problem, I only got 3300 miles out of the rear compared to 8K for the stock Dunlops, 9K for Roadsmarts, and 10K+ from Michelin PR3's. Even at the low price it cost me more to run them.

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