Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018 vs
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014 vs
Continental Grand Prix TT 2016

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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 ContinentalContinentalContinental
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSGrand Prix 4000S IIGrand Prix TT
Year 201820142016
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in storeSupplied by Continental
Full Review Full ReviewFull ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km0 km
Price Range HighHighHigh
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com
Part Number 010166701009450101077
TPI 3/3303/3303/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack ChiliBlack Chili
Bead FoldingFoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"28"
Width mm 252525
Specified Weight 205 grams225 grams190 grams
Min Air Pressure psi95 psi95 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi120 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermanyGermany
Available Sizes 25-622 (700x25c)20-622 (700x20C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-571 (650x23C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Continental Grand Prix TT 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Continental Grand Prix TT 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Continental Grand Prix TT 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSGrand Prix 4000S IIGrand Prix TT
Measured Weight 205 grams215 grams195 grams
Measured Width 27 mm27 mm27 mm
Measured Height 24 mm25 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.3 mm2.9 mm1.9 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.55 mm0.45 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSGrand Prix 4000S IIGrand Prix TT
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 10.5 Watts12.2 Watts9.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 11.0 Watts12.9 Watts10.5 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 12.3 Watts13.7 Watts11.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 14.4 Watts15.5 Watts13.9 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.003150.003660.00297
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.003300.003870.00315
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.003690.004110.00354
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.004320.004650.00417
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo VideoYouTube


Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSGrand Prix 4000S IIGrand Prix TT
Puncture Resistance Tread 9118
Puncture Resistance Side 454


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSGrand Prix 4000S IIGrand Prix TT
Full Review Full ReviewFull ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 55 / 5
Pricing Amazon.comAmazon.com


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