Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Gatorskin 2015 vs
Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless 2018

Facebook like buttonTwitter like buttonEmail share button

Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • Continental Gatorskin
  • Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalMavic
Model GatorskinYksion Pro UST Tubeless
Year 20152018
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubeless
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
Buy At Ad Amazon.comAd Amazon.com
Manufacturer Part Number 010008439938825
EAN 0889645491714
TPI 3/180127
Compound carbon black mixture11 Storm
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 240 grams260 grams
Min Air Pressure 95 psi72 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi102 psi
Made In GermanyFrance
Available Sizes 32-630 (27x1 1/4)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
32-622 (700x32C)
23-571 (650x23C)
28-559 (26x1 1/8)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
Image
Continental Gatorskin 2015
Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless 2018
Image
Continental Gatorskin 2015
Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless 2018
Image
Continental Gatorskin 2015
Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless 2018

Size and Weight Measurements


advertisement
Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model GatorskinYksion Pro UST Tubeless
Specified Weight 240 grams260 grams
Measured Weight 255 grams256 grams
System Adjusted Weight 355 grams
(tire + inner tube)
276 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
Measured Width 26 mm27 mm
Measured Height 23 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.2 mm2.8 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.7 mm1.1 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No Data64 mm
Unmounted Tread Width No Data27 mm
Loading Chart...

Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model GatorskinYksion Pro UST Tubeless
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)None (20 ml sealant)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 19.3 Watts11.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 20.2 Watts12.2 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 22.0 Watts13.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 26.2 Watts15.4 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.005790.00351
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.006060.00366
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.006590.00399
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.007850.00462
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video
Loading Chart...

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model GatorskinYksion Pro UST Tubeless
Puncture Resistance Tread 18 Points10 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 Points6 Points
Loading Chart...

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model GatorskinYksion Pro UST Tubeless
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 3 / 55 / 5
Buy At Ad Amazon.comAd Amazon.com
  • Continental Gatorskin
  • Mavic Yksion Pro UST Tubeless
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


Get updates on new articles