Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014 vs
Panaracer Race A Evo 3 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 4000S II
  • Panaracer Race A Evo 3
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalPanaracer
Model Grand Prix 4000S IIRace A Evo 3
Year 20142018
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 0100945RF725-RCA-B3
EAN 4931253013492
TPI 3/330-
Compound Black ChiliZSG Dual Compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 225 grams240 grams
Min Air Pressure 95 psi90 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi140 psi
Made In GermanyJapan
Available Sizes 20-622 (700x20C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-571 (650x23C)
23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
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Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Panaracer Race A Evo 3 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Panaracer Race A Evo 3 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 4000S II 2014
Panaracer Race A Evo 3 2018

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Grand Prix 4000S IIRace A Evo 3
Specified Weight 225 grams240 grams
Measured Weight 215 grams247 grams
System Adjusted Weight 315 grams
(tire + inner tube)
347 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 27 mm27 mm
Measured Height 25 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.9 mm2.7 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.8 mm
Unmounted Casing Width No Data67 mm
Unmounted Tread Width No Data30 mm
All size measurements are taken at an air pressure of 100 psi / 6.9 bars on a 17.8 mm inner width rim.

Rolling Resistance Test Results


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Rolling Resistance Test Results
Model Grand Prix 4000S IIRace A Evo 3
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Spin Up Video No VideoYouTube
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
12.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00366
16.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00492
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
12.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00387
17.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00513
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
13.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00411
19.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00570
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
15.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00465
22.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00662
All numbers are for a single tire at a speed of 29 km/h / 18 mph and a load of 42.5 kg / 94 lbs.

Use the formula: RR (Watts) = CRR * speed (m/s) * load (N) to calculate rolling resistance at a given speed and load.

Puncture Resistance Test Results


Puncture Resistance Test Results (higher is better)
Model Grand Prix 4000S IIRace A Evo 3
Puncture Resistance Tread 11 Points16 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 5 Points9 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 4000S IIRace A Evo 3
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Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
Rating 5 / 54 / 5
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  • Continental Grand Prix 4000S II
  • Panaracer Race A Evo 3
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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