Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Competition (tubular) 2016 vs
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 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 ContinentalMichelin
Model Competition (tubular)Pro 4 Service Course
Year 20162014
Tire Type TubularTubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range Very HighMed
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Part Number 0196189446783
TPI 3/180110
Compound Black ChiliDual Compound
Bead TubularFolding
ETRTO 28x2525-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 280 grams215 grams
Min Air Pressure 115 psi73 psi
Max Air Pressure 170 psi109 psi
Made In GermanyThailand
Available Sizes 28x19
28x22
28x25
20-622 (700x20C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
23-671 (650x23C)
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014
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Continental Competition (tubular) 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Competition (tubular)Pro 4 Service Course
Measured Weight 285 grams222 grams
Measured Width 25 mm28 mm
Measured Height 24 mm26 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.5 mm2.9 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.55 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)Pro 4 Service Course
Inner Tube TubularConti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi 13.6 WattsNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 14.2 Watts14.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 15.3 Watts16.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 16.5 Watts17.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 18.7 Watts20.1 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar 0.00408Not Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.004260.00447
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.004590.00480
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.004950.00528
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.005610.00603
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Competition (tubular)Pro 4 Service Course
Puncture Resistance Tread 1115
Puncture Resistance Side 46


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Competition (tubular)Pro 4 Service Course
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 3 / 54 / 5
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