Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Gator Hardshell 2019 vs
Michelin Dynamic Sport 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 ContinentalMichelin
Model Gator HardshellDynamic Sport
Year 20192015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
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New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighLow
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Part Number 0100313-
TPI 3/18030
Compound
Bead FoldingWire
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 270 grams305 grams
Min Air Pressure 95 psi73 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi102 psi
Made In GermanyTaiwan
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Michelin Dynamic Sport 2015
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Michelin Dynamic Sport 2015
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Michelin Dynamic Sport 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Gator HardshellDynamic Sport
Measured Weight 273 grams304 grams
Measured Width 26 mm25 mm
Measured Height 23 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.7 mm3.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1 mm0.7 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Gator HardshellDynamic Sport
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 19.5 Watts17.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 20.5 Watts18.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 23.1 Watts19.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 27.4 Watts23.2 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.005850.00519
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.006150.00543
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.006920.00585
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.008210.00695
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Gator HardshellDynamic Sport
Puncture Resistance Tread 208
Puncture Resistance Side 84


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Gator HardshellDynamic Sport
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 3 / 52 / 5
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