Road and Mountain Bike Rolling Resistance Data, Charts and Reviews


Welcome to Bicycle Rolling Resistance. Bicycle Rolling Resistance is a website dedicated to giving insight into the rolling resistance characteristics of road bike and mountain bike tires. We built our own bicycle tire rolling resistance test machine, which will be used to test as many road and mountain bike tires as possible.

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picture of a Bontrager R4 320  on a rolling resistance test machine

Bontrager R4 320 Review

Published: 2016-07-19 | Jarno Bierman


Can Bontrager outperform the other cotton tires? Read Review

picture of a Schwalbe Marathon Mondial Evo on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Marathon Mondial Evo Review

Published: 2016-07-05 | Jarno Bierman


The tire to travel the world? Read Review

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Vittoria Corsa Speed (Open TLR) Review

Published: 2016-06-20 | Jarno Bierman


This really is the fastest road bike tire in the world Read Review

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Veloflex Corsa Review

Published: 2016-06-14 | Jarno Bierman


The first Veloflex rolling resistance review Read Review

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Schwalbe Jumbo Jim LiteSkin Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


Simply the fastest fat bike tire Read Review

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Specialized Fast Trak Fat Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


Fast and strong, good option for tubeless Read Review

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VeeRubber Vee 8 Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


Cheap, but still good performance Read Review

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Surly Larry Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


The old tire performs reasonable Read Review

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45NRTH Husker Du Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


Where is the value in this tire? Read Review

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Maxxis Mammoth Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


Mammoth from Maxxis Read Review

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Kenda Juggernaut Pro Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


The lightest and slowest fat bike tire Read Review

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Panaracer Fat B Nimble Review

Published: 2016-05-26 | Jarno Bierman


First Panaracer test not so positive Read Review

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Specialized S-Works Ground Control Review

Published: 2016-05-13 | Jarno Bierman


Ground Control Vs Nobby Nic and Mountain King Read Review

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Specialized S-Works Turbo Review

Published: 2016-05-07 | Jarno Bierman


World's fastest tire? Read Review

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Continental Sport Contact II Review

Published: 2016-04-27 | Jarno Bierman


Is this Conti's fastest touring bike tire? Read Review

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Michelin Power All Season Review

Published: 2016-04-13 | Jarno Bierman


Highest grip? Highest rolling resistance! Read Review

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Michelin Power Endurance Review

Published: 2016-04-09 | Jarno Bierman


The true successor of the Pro 4 Service Course Read Review

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Michelin Power Competition Review

Published: 2016-04-07 | Jarno Bierman


The first of the new Michelin Power road bike tires Read Review

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Specialized S-Works Fast Trak Review

Published: 2016-03-31 | Jarno Bierman


Are the Specialized MTB tires as good as their road bike tires? Read Review

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Specialized Turbo Cotton Review

Published: 2016-03-18 | Jarno Bierman


The fastest tire in the world? Read Review

picture of a Vittoria Voyager Hyper on a rolling resistance test machine

Vittoria Voyager Hyper Review

Published: 2016-03-08 | Jarno Bierman


The fastest touring bike tire Read Review

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Schwalbe Big One LiteSkin Review

Published: 2016-02-26 | Jarno Bierman


The Big One is now also known as the Fast One Read Review

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Continental Grand Prix TT Review

Published: 2016-02-12 | Jarno Bierman


The first to go sub 10 watts Read Review

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Schwalbe Marathon Supreme Review

Published: 2016-02-05 | Jarno Bierman


2016 Marathon Supreme with OneStar compound Read Review

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Vittoria Rubino Pro G+ Review

Published: 2016-01-22 | Jarno Bierman


The newest version of the popular Rubino Pro Read Review

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Vittoria Rubino Pro Speed Review

Published: 2016-01-22 | Jarno Bierman


The Speed is the fastest Rubino ever Read Review

picture of a Vittoria Rubino Pro Control on a rolling resistance test machine

Vittoria Rubino Pro Control Review

Published: 2016-01-22 | Jarno Bierman


A stronger version of the Rubino Pro Read Review

picture of a Vittoria Corsa (Open) G+ Graphene on a rolling resistance test machine

Vittoria Corsa (Open) G+ Graphene Review

Published: 2016-01-08 | Jarno Bierman


Brand new 2016 Corsa with G+ Isotech compound Read Review

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Schwalbe Energizer Plus Review

Published: 2015-12-30 | Jarno Bierman


Does the Energizer really save your precious energy? Read Review

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Continental City Ride II Review

Published: 2015-12-30 | Jarno Bierman


A tire designed for use in urban areas Read Review

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Continental E.Contact Review

Published: 2015-12-30 | Jarno Bierman


Just a rental bike tire? Or can it do better Read Review

picture of a Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) Review

Published: 2015-11-20 | Jarno Bierman


How does a 3 mm thick anti-puncture layer affect rolling resistance? Read Review

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