Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Mavic Yksion Elite 2018 vs
Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless 2015

Facebook like buttonTwitter like buttonEmail share button

Contents and Test Summary

  1. Manufacturer Specifications
  2. Size and Weight Measurements
  3. Rolling Resistance Test Results
  4. Puncture Resistance Test Results
  5. Conclusion
  • Mavic Yksion Elite
  • Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MavicSchwalbe
Model Yksion EliteIronman Tubeless
Year 20182015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubeless
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range HighHigh
Buy At Ad Amazon.com
Manufacturer Part Number 3780572511700028
EAN 0887850550424
TPI 120127
Compound Single CompundOneStar
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62224-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2524
Specified Weight 215 grams330 grams
Min Air Pressure 87 psi70 psi
Max Air Pressure 110 psi110 psi
Made In TaiwanIndonesia
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
22-622 (700x22C)
24-622 (700x24C)
Image
Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless 2015
Image
Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless 2015
Image
Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Yksion EliteIronman Tubeless
Specified Weight 215 grams330 grams
Measured Weight 226 grams336 grams
System Adjusted Weight 326 grams
(tire + inner tube)
356 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
Measured Width 26 mm25 mm
Measured Height 24 mm23 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3 mm3.2 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.65 mm1.2 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 62 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 29 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


advertisement
Rolling Resistance Test Results
Model Yksion EliteIronman Tubeless
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)None (0 ml sealant)
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
15.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00450
12.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00387
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
16.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00483
13.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00405
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
17.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00537
14.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00435
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
21.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00647
16.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00498
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 Yksion EliteIronman Tubeless
Puncture Resistance Tread 9 Points13 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 4 Points8 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Yksion EliteIronman Tubeless
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Not RecommendedRecommended
Rating 2.0 / 53.0 / 5
Buy At Ad Amazon.com
  • Mavic Yksion Elite
  • Schwalbe Ironman Tubeless
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


Get updates on new articles