Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017 vs
Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular) 2017

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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
  • Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular)
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand HutchinsonVittoria
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLCorsa Elite (tubular)
Year 20172017
Tire Type TubelessTubular
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number PV526131111.1EL.02.25.111TG
EAN
TPI 127290
Compound HDF 5.33D Compound
Bead FoldingTubular
ETRTO 25-62228x25
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 325 grams290 grams
Min Air Pressure psi115 psi
Max Air Pressure 115 psi200 psi
Made In FranceThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28x21
28x23
28x25
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular) 2017
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular) 2017
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Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL 2017
Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular) 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLCorsa Elite (tubular)
Specified Weight 325 grams290 grams
Measured Weight 335 grams298 grams
System Adjusted Weight 355 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
308 grams
(tire + tubular glue)
Measured Width 25 mm25 mm
Measured Height 22 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.3 mm2.4 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.3 mm0.6 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 62 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 23 mm30 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 Fusion 5 All Season TLCorsa Elite (tubular)
Inner Tube None (20 ml sealant)Tubular
Spin Up Video YouTubeYouTube
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not Tested12.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00369
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
14.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00429
12.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00387
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
15.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00456
13.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00408
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
16.8 Watts
CRR: 0.00504
15.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00462
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
19.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00573
18.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00543
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 TLCorsa Elite (tubular)
Puncture Resistance Tread 10 Points12 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 Points3 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Fusion 5 All Season TLCorsa Elite (tubular)
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4.0 / 54.0 / 5
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  • Hutchinson Fusion 5 All Season TL
  • Vittoria Corsa Elite (tubular)
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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