Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Mavic Yksion Elite 2018 vs
Zipp Tangente Course 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
  • Mavic Yksion Elite
  • Zipp Tangente Course
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MavicZipp
Model Yksion EliteTangente Course
Year 20182017
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
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 3780572500.1918.192.040
EAN 0887850550424
TPI 120120
Compound Single Compund
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 215 grams0 grams
Min Air Pressure 87 psi90 psi
Max Air Pressure 110 psi145 psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Zipp Tangente Course 2017
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Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Zipp Tangente Course 2017
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Mavic Yksion Elite 2018
Zipp Tangente Course 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Yksion EliteTangente Course
Specified Weight 215 grams0 grams
Measured Weight 226 grams215 grams
System Adjusted Weight 326 grams
(tire + inner tube)
315 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 26 mm25 mm
Measured Height 24 mm22 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3 mm2.7 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.65 mm0.65 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


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Rolling Resistance Test Results
Model Yksion EliteTangente Course
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)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
15.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00450
15.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00459
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
16.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00483
16.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00501
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
17.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00537
18.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00567
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
21.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00647
22.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00680
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 EliteTangente Course
Puncture Resistance Tread 9 Points12 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 4 Points5 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Yksion EliteTangente Course
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict Not RecommendedRecommended
Rating 2.0 / 53.0 / 5
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  • Mavic Yksion Elite
  • Zipp Tangente Course
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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