CX/Gravel Tire Comparison:
Michelin Power Gravel 2020 vs
Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain 2020

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Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • Michelin Power Gravel
  • Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Performance compared to all other CX/Gravel tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MichelinPirelli
Model Power GravelCinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Year 20202020
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 4740573770600
EAN 35287047405748019227377064
TPI 3x120127
Compound X-Miles compoundSpeedGRIP
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 35-62233-622
Specified Weight 380 grams390 grams
Min Air Pressure 44 psi43 psi
Max Air Pressure 73 psi72 psi
Made In ThailandFrance
Available Sizes 35-622 (700x35c)33-622 (700x33c)
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Michelin Power Gravel 2020
Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain 2020
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Michelin Power Gravel 2020
Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain 2020
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Michelin Power Gravel 2020
Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain 2020

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Power GravelCinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Specified Weight 380 grams390 grams
Measured Weight 412 grams420 grams
Measured Width Casing 34 mm31 mm
Measured Width Tread 36 mm31 mm
Measured Height 32 mm31 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 1.2 mm2.6 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.6 mm2.7 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.95 mm1.15 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.30 mm2.40 mm
All size measurements are taken at low air pressure on a 17.8 mm inner width rim.

Rolling Resistance Test Results


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Rolling Resistance Test Results
Model Power GravelCinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Inner Tube Conti Cross28 (160 gr)Conti Cross28 (160 gr)
Spin Up Video YouTubeYouTube
Measured Width 34 mm31 mm
Rolling Resistance
Real tire width in mm:
30-32 = 66 psi/4.6 bar
33-35 = 60 psi/4.1 bar
36-40 = 54 psi/3.7 bar
High Air Pressure
20.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00606
26.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00806
Rolling Resistance
Real tire width in mm:
30-32 = 55 psi/3.8 bar
33-35 = 50 psi/3.4 bar
36-40 = 45 psi/3.1 bar
Medium Air Pressure
22.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00659
28.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00839
Rolling Resistance
Real tire width in mm:
30-32 = 44 psi/3.0 bar
33-35 = 40 psi/2.8 bar
36-40 = 36 psi/2.6 bar
Low Air Pressure
24.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00722
29.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00890
Rolling Resistance
Real tire width in mm:
30-32 = 33 psi/2.3 bar
33-35 = 30 psi/2.1 bar
36-40 = 27 psi/1.9bar
Extra Low Air Pressure
28.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00842
32.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00986
The CX/Gravel section is a multi tire size section, air pressures have been adjusted to the measured casing width.

All numbers are for a single tire at a speed of 29 km/h / 18 mph and a load of 42.5 kg / 94 lbs.

Use the formula: RR (Watts) = CRR * speed (m/s) * load (N) to calculate rolling resistance at a given speed and load.

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model Power GravelCinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points8 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 8 Points5 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Power GravelCinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
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Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4.5 / 53.5 / 5
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  • Michelin Power Gravel
  • Pirelli Cinturato Cross Mixed Terrain
Performance compared to all other CX/Gravel tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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