Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Competition (tubular) 2016 vs
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018

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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 5000 Latex Tube
Year 20162018
Tire Type TubularTubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range Very HighHigh
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 01961890101624
TPI 3/1803/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead TubularFolding
ETRTO 28x2525-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 280 grams215 grams
Min Air Pressure 115 psi psi
Max Air Pressure 170 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 28x19
28x22
28x25
23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
25-584 (650x28b)
28-584 (650x25b)
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube
Measured Weight 285 grams221 grams
Measured Width 25 mm26 mm
Measured Height 24 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.5 mm2.8 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.55 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No Data66 mm
Unmounted Tread Width 32 mm28 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube
Inner Tube TubularMichelin Latex A1 (80 gr)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi 13.6 WattsNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 14.2 Watts8.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 15.3 Watts8.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 16.5 Watts10.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 18.7 Watts11.8 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar 0.00408Not Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.004260.00252
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.004590.00267
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.004950.00300
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.005610.00354
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube
Puncture Resistance Tread 1110
Puncture Resistance Side 44


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube
Full Review Full Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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