Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018 vs
Michelin Power Competition 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 ContinentalMichelin
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSPower Competition
Year 20182016
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 HighHigh
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Part Number 0101667028426
TPI 3/3303x180
Compound Black ChiliRace compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 205 grams215 grams
Min Air Pressure psi75 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyThailand
Available Sizes 25-622 (700x25c)23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Michelin Power Competition 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Michelin Power Competition 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 4000 RS 2018
Michelin Power Competition 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSPower Competition
Measured Weight 205 grams212 grams
Measured Width 27 mm27 mm
Measured Height 24 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.3 mm2.6 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.5 mm


Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSPower Competition
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Rolling Resistance 140 psi Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance 120 psi 10.5 Watts10.9 Watts
Rolling Resistance 100 psi 11.0 Watts11.8 Watts
Rolling Resistance 80 psi 12.3 Watts13.6 Watts
Rolling Resistance 60 psi 14.4 Watts16.6 Watts
CRR 140 psi / 9.7 Bar Not TestedNot Tested
CRR 120 psi / 8.1 Bar 0.003150.00327
CRR 100 psi / 6.8 Bar 0.003300.00354
CRR 80 psi / 5.5 Bar 0.003690.00408
CRR 60 psi / 4.1 Bar 0.004320.00498
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Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSPower Competition
Puncture Resistance Tread 911
Puncture Resistance Side 43


Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 4000 RSPower Competition
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
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