The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1286/14

Product:  Motorcycle tyres

Name: ContiSportAttack, ContiSport Attack 2, ContiAttack SM, ContiRaceAttack Comp. Soft/Medium/Endurance, ContiRoadAttack 2 GT W

Batch number / Barcode:  The tyres affected are those from manufacturing years 2007 to 2014 with the codes DOTCP8B...1907 to DOTCP8B...2614.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Continental

Type / number of model:  Types: 120/70ZR17 M/C 58 W, 120/70R17 M/C 58H. ECE type approvals: E4 75R-0002885, E4 75R-0002894, E4 75R-0002901, E4 75R-0005553, E4 75R-0005564

Risk type: Injuries
Vibrations can develop in the front wheel of the motorcycle, with cracks appearing in the tread and belt of the tyre, which can result in the tyre losing air and the rider falling off.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Other)

Description:  Motorcycle tyres.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Poland, Austria, Denmark, Greece, Hungary, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Finland, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Slovenia