Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018 vs
Continental Grand Prix Attack II 2016

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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 TL
  • Continental Grand Prix Attack II
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand ContinentalContinental
Model Grand Prix 5000 TLGrand Prix Attack II
Year 20182016
Tire Type TubelessTubetype (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 01016280100488
EAN 4019238007923
TPI 3/1803/330
Compound Black ChiliBlack Chili
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62222-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2522
Specified Weight 300 grams175 grams
Min Air Pressure 80 psi95 psi
Max Air Pressure 109 psi120 psi
Made In GermanyGermany
Available Sizes 25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
28-584 (650x25b)
22-622 (700x22C)
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018
Continental Grand Prix Attack II 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018
Continental Grand Prix Attack II 2016
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Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL 2018
Continental Grand Prix Attack II 2016

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Grand Prix 5000 TLGrand Prix Attack II
Specified Weight 300 grams175 grams
Measured Weight 295 grams182 grams
System Adjusted Weight 315 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
282 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 27 mm24 mm
Measured Height 24 mm21 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.8 mm2.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.95 mm0.45 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 66 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 27 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 TLGrand Prix Attack II
Inner Tube None (20 ml sealant)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
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Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
8.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00249
11.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00351
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
8.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00267
12.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00381
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
9.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00297
14.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00438
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
11.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00348
17.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00537
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 TLGrand Prix Attack II
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points9 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 6 Points4 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Grand Prix 5000 TLGrand Prix Attack II
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Verdict Highly RecommendedRecommended
Rating 5 / 54 / 5
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  • Continental Grand Prix 5000 TL
  • Continental Grand Prix Attack II
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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