MTB Tire Comparison:
Specialized S-Works Ground Control 2016 vs
Vittoria AKA 2015

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Contents

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand SpecializedVittoria
Model S-Works Ground ControlAKA
Year 20162015
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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Part Number 0012-5007111.3A9.19.56.111HD
TPI 120120
Compound 60a
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 58-62256-622
Size Inch 29"29"
Width Inch 2.302.20
Specified Weight 650 grams690 grams
Min Air Pressure 25 psi35 psi
Max Air Pressure 50 psi65 psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 29 x 2.30
29 x 2.10
27.5 x 2.30
27.5 x 2.10
26 x 2.30
26 x 2.10
29 x 2.20
29 x 2.00
27.5 x 2.20
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Specialized S-Works Ground Control 2016
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Specialized S-Works Ground Control 2016
Vittoria AKA 2015
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Specialized S-Works Ground Control 2016
Vittoria AKA 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 35 psi / 2.4 bar)
Model S-Works Ground ControlAKA
Measured Weight 686 grams685 grams
Measured Width Carcass 53 mm52 mm
Measured Width Tread 56 mm54 mm
Measured Height 53 mm53 mm
Measured Knob Height Center 3.2 mm2.5 mm
Measured Knob Height Edge 4.5 mm3.5 mm
Measured Total Thickness Sidewall 0.50 mm0.55 mm
Measured Casing Thickness Center 1.80 mm2.40 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model S-Works Ground ControlAKA
Inner Tube Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)Conti MTB 29 (225 gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 55 psi 24.7 Watts35.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 45 psi 25.5 Watts36.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 35 psi 27.2 Watts38.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 25 psi 31.3 Watts40.7 Watts
CRR 55 psi / 3.8 Bar 0.007400.01067
CRR 45 psi / 3.1 Bar 0.007640.01088
CRR 35 psi / 2.4 Bar 0.008150.01139
CRR 25 psi / 1.7 Bar 0.009380.01220
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Result (higher is better)
Model S-Works Ground ControlAKA
Puncture Resistance Tread 612
Puncture Resistance Side 57


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model S-Works Ground ControlAKA
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 3 / 51 / 5
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