Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Gatorskin 2015 vs
Michelin Power All Season 2016

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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
  • Michelin Power All Season
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalMichelin
Model GatorskinPower All Season
Year 20152016
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 HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 0100084544924
EAN 3528705449247
TPI 3/1803x60
Compound carbon black mixtureGrip compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 240 grams270 grams
Min Air Pressure 95 psi75 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi109 psi
Made In GermanyThailand
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)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
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Continental Gatorskin 2015
Michelin Power All Season 2016
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Continental Gatorskin 2015
Michelin Power All Season 2016
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Continental Gatorskin 2015
Michelin Power All Season 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model GatorskinPower All Season
Specified Weight 240 grams270 grams
Measured Weight 255 grams275 grams
System Adjusted Weight 355 grams
(tire + inner tube)
375 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 26 mm26 mm
Measured Height 23 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.2 mm3.3 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.7 mm0.85 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No Data63 mm
Unmounted Tread Width No Data28 mm
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model GatorskinPower All Season
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 19.3 Watts21.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 20.2 Watts22.7 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 22.0 Watts24.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 26.2 Watts27.8 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.005790.00638
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.006060.00680
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.006590.00734
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.007850.00833
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model GatorskinPower All Season
Puncture Resistance Tread 18 Points14 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 Points6 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model GatorskinPower All Season
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 3 / 52 / 5
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  • Continental Gatorskin
  • Michelin Power All Season
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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