Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Competition (tubular) 2016 vs
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014

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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 ContinentalContinental
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 4000S II
Year 20162014
Tire Type TubularTubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range Very HighHigh
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 01961890100945
TPI 3/1803/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead TubularFolding
ETRTO 28x2525-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 280 grams225 grams
Min Air Pressure 115 psi95 psi
Max Air Pressure 170 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 28x19
28x22
28x25
20-622 (700x20C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-571 (650x23C)
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 4000S II
Measured Weight 285 grams215 grams
Measured Width 25 mm27 mm
Measured Height 24 mm25 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.5 mm2.9 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.55 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 4000S II
Inner Tube TubularConti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi 13.6 WattsNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 14.2 Watts12.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 15.3 Watts12.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 16.5 Watts13.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 18.7 Watts15.5 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar 0.00408Not Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.004260.00366
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.004590.00387
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.004950.00411
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.005610.00465
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 4000S II
Puncture Resistance Tread 1111
Puncture Resistance Side 45


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 4000S II
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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