Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018 vs
Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather 2015

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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 Latex Tube
  • Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalVredestein
Model Grand Prix 5000 Latex TubeFortezza Senso All Weather
Year 20182015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Manufacturer Part Number 010162428504
EAN 4019238007824
TPI 3/330120
Compound Black ChiliTriComp
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 215 grams240 grams
Min Air Pressure psi85 psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi130 psi
Made In GermanyThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
25-584 (650x28b)
28-584 (650x25b)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018
Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather 2015
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018
Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather 2015
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube 2018
Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Grand Prix 5000 Latex TubeFortezza Senso All Weather
Specified Weight 215 grams240 grams
Measured Weight 221 grams234 grams
System Adjusted Weight 321 grams
(tire + inner tube)
334 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 26 mm26 mm
Measured Height 24 mm24 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.8 mm3.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.55 mm0.55 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 66 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 28 mmNo Data
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 5000 Latex TubeFortezza Senso All Weather
Inner Tube Michelin Latex A1 (80 gr)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Spin Up Video No VideoNo Video
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
8.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00252
18.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00540
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
8.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00267
19.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00591
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
10.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00300
21.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00653
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
11.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00354
24.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00737
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 5000 Latex TubeFortezza Senso All Weather
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points13 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 4 Points4 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 5000 Latex TubeFortezza Senso All Weather
Full Review Full Review
Verdict Highly RecommendedNot Recommended
Rating 5 / 52 / 5
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  • Continental Grand Prix 5000 Latex Tube
  • Vredestein Fortezza Senso All Weather
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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