What technology does it use in its construction?
The Ruban is available in a variety of options to suit your application. With Continental's Pure Grip compound available in the entire range, predictable grip, rolling efficiency and durability properties are provided in abundance whilst incredibly enduring. The Shieldwall casing comes standard in the Folding bead models, equipped with Tubeless Ready technology, offering high levels of puncture protection and durability. The lower price point Wire bead variations come with Continental's Standard casing with reflective sidewall options in every size, offering additional safety whilst on the road and aiding visibility to other road users.
What is the intended use?
Continental's Ruban has been designed to further blur the lines between off-road and road use, suitable for a mixture of terrains spanning from hardpack to all round, performing better in drier conditions. The semi slick tread pattern is perfect for both the rural and urban environment, with it's fast rolling centre boasting not only speed, but rolling noise reduction and energy saving properties, whilst the aggressive shoulders dig in an promise confident and consistent cornering.
An incredibly versatile tyre on offer from Continental, perfect for a mixture of disciplines and bikes. Suitable for commuting on a variety of terrains, or as a fast rolling rear Trail / All Mountain tyre with a more aggressive tread pattern up front.