Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017 vs
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014

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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
  • Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL
  • Michelin Pro 4 Service Course
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand HutchinsonMichelin
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLPro 4 Service Course
Year 20172014
Tire Type TubelessTubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighMed
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Manufacturer Part Number PV526131446783
EAN
TPI 127110
Compound HDF 5.3Dual Compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 325 grams215 grams
Min Air Pressure psi73 psi
Max Air Pressure 115 psi109 psi
Made In FranceThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
20-622 (700x20C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
23-671 (650x23C)
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Michelin Pro 4 Service Course 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLPro 4 Service Course
Specified Weight 325 grams215 grams
Measured Weight 335 grams222 grams
System Adjusted Weight 355 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
322 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 25 mm28 mm
Measured Height 22 mm26 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.3 mm2.9 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.3 mm0.55 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 62 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 23 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 Fusion 5 All Season TLPro 4 Service Course
Inner Tube None (20 ml sealant)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
14.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00429
14.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00447
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
15.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00456
16.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00480
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
16.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00504
17.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00528
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
19.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00573
20.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00603
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 Fusion 5 All Season TLPro 4 Service Course
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points15 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 Points6 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLPro 4 Service Course
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4.0 / 54.0 / 5
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  • Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL
  • Michelin Pro 4 Service Course
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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