Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Competition (tubular) 2016 vs
Continental Grand Prix Force II 2016

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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 Force II
Year 20162016
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 01961890100489
TPI 3/1803/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead TubularFolding
ETRTO 28x2524-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2524
Specified Weight 280 grams195 grams
Min Air Pressure 115 psi95 psi
Max Air Pressure 170 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 28x19
28x22
28x25
24-622 (700x24C)
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix Force II 2016
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix Force II 2016
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Continental Grand Prix Force II 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix Force II
Measured Weight 285 grams196 grams
Measured Width 25 mm26 mm
Measured Height 24 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.5 mm2.3 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.5 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No DataNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 32 mmNo Data


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix Force II
Inner Tube TubularConti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi 13.6 WattsNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 14.2 Watts11.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 15.3 Watts11.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 16.5 Watts13.4 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 18.7 Watts16.3 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar 0.00408Not Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.004260.00330
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.004590.00348
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.004950.00402
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.005610.00489
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix Force II
Puncture Resistance Tread 119
Puncture Resistance Side 44


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Competition (tubular)Grand Prix Force II
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 3 / 54 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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