Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Maxxis Re-Fuse 2019 vs
Vittoria Open Corsa CX III Latex Tube 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
  • Maxxis Re-Fuse
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MaxxisVittoria
Model Re-FuseOpen Corsa CX III Latex Tube
Year 20192014
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full Review
New or Used NewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km
Price Range MedHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number TB86359000111.391.SC.111.BX
EAN 4717784018010
TPI 60320
Compound SingleISOgrip Compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 300 grams220 grams
Min Air Pressure psi psi
Max Air Pressure 120 psi145 psi
Made In TaiwanThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23c)
25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Maxxis Re-Fuse 2019
Vittoria Open Corsa CX III Latex Tube 2014
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Maxxis Re-Fuse 2019
Vittoria Open Corsa CX III Latex Tube 2014
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Maxxis Re-Fuse 2019
Vittoria Open Corsa CX III Latex Tube 2014

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Re-FuseOpen Corsa CX III Latex Tube
Specified Weight 300 grams220 grams
Measured Weight 296 grams237 grams
System Adjusted Weight 396 grams
(tire + inner tube)
337 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 25 mm28 mm
Measured Height 23 mm25 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3.6 mmNo Data
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1.15 mmNo Data
Unmounted Casing Width 64 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 28 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 Re-FuseOpen Corsa CX III Latex Tube
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Michelin Latex
Spin Up Video YouTubeNo Video
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
22.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00677
11.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00351
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
24.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00737
12.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00366
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
27.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00821
13.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00390
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
31.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00941
14.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00438
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 Re-FuseOpen Corsa CX III Latex Tube
Puncture Resistance Tread 17 Points12 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 PointsNot Tested

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Re-FuseOpen Corsa CX III Latex Tube
Full Review Full Review
Verdict Not RecommendedRecommended
Rating 2.0 / 54.0 / 5
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  • Maxxis Re-Fuse
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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