CX/Gravel Tire Comparison:
Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain 2020 vs
WTB Riddler TCS Light 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
  • Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain
  • WTB Riddler TCS Light
Performance compared to all other CX/Gravel tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand PirelliWTB
Model Cinturato Cross Hard TerrainRiddler TCS Light
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 3770500W010-0694
EAN 8019227377057
TPI 12760
Compound SpeedGRIPDual DNA
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 33-62237-622
Specified Weight 380 grams465 grams
Min Air Pressure 43 psi30 psi
Max Air Pressure 72 psi55 psi
Made In FranceChina
Available Sizes 33-622 (700x33c)37-622 (700x37c)
44-622 (700x45c)
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Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain 2020
WTB Riddler TCS Light 2020
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Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain 2020
WTB Riddler TCS Light 2020
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Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain 2020
WTB Riddler TCS Light 2020

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Cinturato Cross Hard TerrainRiddler TCS Light
Specified Weight 380 grams465 grams
Measured Weight 398 grams446 grams
Measured Width Casing 31 mm35 mm
Measured Width Tread 30 mm36 mm
Measured Height 30 mm33 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 2.0 mm1.2 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 2.3 mm2.8 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 1.15 mm0.80 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 2.00 mm2.10 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 Cinturato Cross Hard TerrainRiddler TCS Light
Inner Tube Conti Cross28 (160 gr)Conti Cross28 (160 gr)
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Measured Width 31 mm35 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
21.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00644
22.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00671
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
22.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00677
24.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00719
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
25.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00755
26.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00797
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
29.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00878
31.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00935
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 Cinturato Cross Hard TerrainRiddler TCS Light
Puncture Resistance Tread 8 Points6 Points
Puncture Resistance Side 5 Points4 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Cinturato Cross Hard TerrainRiddler TCS Light
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Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4.0 / 53.0 / 5
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  • Pirelli Cinturato Cross Hard Terrain
  • WTB Riddler TCS Light
Performance compared to all other CX/Gravel tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - highest - strongest)


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