Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Gator Hardshell 2019 vs
Schwalbe Ultremo ZX 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 ContinentalSchwalbe
Model Gator HardshellUltremo ZX
Year 20192014
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Part Number 010031311600036.02
TPI 3/180127
Compound RaceStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 270 grams215 grams
Min Air Pressure 95 psi85 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi130 psi
Made In GermanyIndonesia
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Schwalbe Ultremo ZX 2014
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Schwalbe Ultremo ZX 2014
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Continental Gator Hardshell 2019
Schwalbe Ultremo ZX 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Gator HardshellUltremo ZX
Measured Weight 273 grams229 grams
Measured Width 26 mm25 mm
Measured Height 23 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.7 mmNo Data
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1 mmNo Data


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Gator HardshellUltremo ZX
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 19.5 Watts14.1 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 20.5 Watts15.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 23.1 Watts16.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 27.4 Watts19.5 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.005850.00423
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.006150.00450
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.006920.00489
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.008210.00585
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Gator HardshellUltremo ZX
Puncture Resistance Tread 2012
Puncture Resistance Side 8Not Tested


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Gator HardshellUltremo ZX
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 3 / 52 / 5
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