Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 2014 vs
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018

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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 Grand Prix 4000 RS
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalContinental
Model Grand PrixGrand Prix 4000 RS
Year 20142018
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 MedHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 01006370101667
EAN
TPI 3/1803/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 245 grams205 grams
Min Air Pressure 110 psi psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-571 (650x23C)
28-559 (26x1 1/8)
28-406 (20x1.10)
25-622 (700x25c)
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Continental Grand Prix 2014
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 2014
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 2014
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018

Size and Weight Measurements


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Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Grand PrixGrand Prix 4000 RS
Specified Weight 245 grams205 grams
Measured Weight 239 grams205 grams
System Adjusted Weight 339 grams
(tire + inner tube)
305 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 26 mm27 mm
Measured Height 24 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center No Data2.3 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall No Data0.55 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No DataNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width No DataNo Data
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Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Grand PrixGrand Prix 4000 RS
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 14.0 Watts10.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 14.5 Watts11.0 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 15.9 Watts12.3 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 18.5 Watts14.4 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.004200.00315
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.004350.00330
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.004770.00369
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.005550.00432
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Grand PrixGrand Prix 4000 RS
Puncture Resistance Tread 13 Points9 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall Not Tested4 Points
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Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand PrixGrand Prix 4000 RS
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 4 / 55 / 5
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  • Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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