Continental Conti 5P
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Extremely fast. Even when braking.
The ContiSportContactâ„¢ 5 P - safe performance for sporty cars, giving maximum fun at the wheel.
The latest innovation from the Continental experts. A high performance tire that offers maximum safety and driving pleasure for highly tuned cars.
The ContiSportContactâ„¢ 5 P is individually adjusted to meet the specific requirements of the front and rear axle positions. With precise steering and maximum grip under all conditions the vehicleâ€™s perform to their full potential on the road. The ContiSportContactâ„¢ 5 P doesnâ€™t only go fast â€“ it stops fast too. It is therefore recommended by leading experts.
The ContiSportContactâ„¢ 5 P is available in a range of sizes from 18 inch upwards.
Speed index ZR
Rim diameter in inches 18 - 23
Tire width 225 - 325
Series 40 - 25
The German magazine Auto Bild sportscars (issue 4/2010) has tested 7 different brands in the UHP summer tire test 2010. The test sizes were a mixed fitment of 235/35 ZR19 (front axle) and 255/30 ZR19 (rear axle) on a AMG C63.
Rating for the ContiSportContactTM 5 P: "vorBILDlich" (higly recommended)
About the ContiSportContactTM 5 P:
+ the best in dry and wet braking
+ stable and balanced driving characteristics on dry road
- tendency to oversteer on wet
"The new ContiSportContactTM 5 P sets the benchmark in braking on wet and dry road, and convinces with a stable driving behaviour on the dry track."