Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 5000 2018 vs
Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 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 5000
  • Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalContinental
Model Grand Prix 5000Grand Prix 5000 TL
Year 20182018
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubeless
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 01016240101628
EAN 40192380078244019238007923
TPI 3/3303/180
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 215 grams300 grams
Min Air Pressure psi80 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi109 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
25-584 (650x28b)
28-584 (650x25b)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
28-584 (650x25b)
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 2018
Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 2018
Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 2018
Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Grand Prix 5000Grand Prix 5000 TL
Specified Weight 215 grams300 grams
Measured Weight 221 grams295 grams
System Adjusted Weight 321 grams
(tire + inner tube)
315 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
Measured Width 26 mm27 mm
Measured Height 24 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.8 mm2.8 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.95 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 66 mm66 mm
Unmounted Tread Width 28 mm27 mm

Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Grand Prix 5000Grand Prix 5000 TL
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)None (20 ml sealant)
Spin Up Video YouTubeYouTube
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
10.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00300
8.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00249
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
10.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00321
8.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00267
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
12.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00363
9.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00297
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
14.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00426
11.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00348
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 5000Grand Prix 5000 TL
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points10 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 4 Points6 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 5000Grand Prix 5000 TL
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Verdict Highly RecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 5 / 55 / 5
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  • Continental Grand Prix 5000
  • Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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