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Press release: adidas terrex X-KING

Mountain bike tyres for your feet: adidas terrex X-KING

terrex X-King
  • Light men’s outdoor shoes, designed for running on gravel and in trail conditions that require penetration for grip
  • Tread inspired by Continental mountain bike tyre X-King
  • Similar to the manufacturing of bicycle tyres, the Continental rubber compound is heat-pressed directly into the upper material
  • Engineered together by adidas and Continental

The adidas terrex X-KING is a light outdoor shoe, whose sole is inspired by Continental mountain bike tyre X-King. Manufactured just like a tire, the Continental rubber compound is heat-pressed directly into the upper material.
With its special construction the adidas terrex X-KING offers added stability combined with lightweight comfort. The Continental rubber offers the ultimate grip to run on the same trails where you ride your mountain bike.


  • Weight: 300 g (size 8.5 UK)
  • Mesh and synthetic upper for lightweight comfort and durability
  • Speed lacing construction for fast lacing and a snug fit
  • Thin, lightweight EVA tongue top for comfort
  • Ultra-light internal EVA midsole for long-term cushioning
  • Mountain-bike-inspired "tyres for your feet" directly moulded to upper for added stability; Moulded toe and heel caps; Continental rubber for extraordinary grip

The adidas terrex X-King is available now.


The mountain bike tyre: the X-King – a true all-rounder
The X-King impresses with its versatility. Multiple winnings in tests (like in German magazines such as Mountainbike and BIKE) prove this constantly.

  • First-class competition and all-round tyre with perfect cornering grip and quiet rolling off
  • Offers very good grip with low rolling resistance
  • Available with different technologies, such as the unbeatable BlackChili Compound and the ProTection casing: “Handmade in Germany” and Tubeless Ready
  • A smooth-running tyre which adapts to any terrain  



adidas terrex X-KING
Continental X-King 

Sarah Hohmann-Spohr
Sarah Hohmann-Spohr

Press Relations and Communications Bicycle Tyres

Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

Continentalstrasse 3-5

34497 Korbach, Germany

+49 (0) 5631 58-1622

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