Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance 2017 vs
Michelin Power Endurance 2016 vs
Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2 2015

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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
  • Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance
  • Michelin Power Endurance
  • Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MichelinMichelinMichelin
Model Krylion 2 EndurancePower EndurancePro 4 Endurance v2
Year 201720162015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)Tubetype (clincher)
Supplied By Bought in storeBought in storeBought in store
Full Review Full ReviewFull ReviewFull Review
New or Used NewNewNew
Mileage 0 km0 km0 km
Price Range MedHighHigh
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Manufacturer Part Number 571909343098972649
EAN 3528705719098
TPI 3x1103x1103x110
Compound Bi CompoundX-miles compoundBi Compound
Bead FoldingFoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"28"
Width mm 252525
Specified Weight 245 grams230 grams245 grams
Min Air Pressure 73 psi75 psi73 psi
Max Air Pressure 109 psi120 psi109 psi
Made In ThailandThailandThailand
Available Sizes 23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
28-622 (700x28C)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
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Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance 2017
Michelin Power Endurance 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2 2015
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Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance 2017
Michelin Power Endurance 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2 2015
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Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance 2017
Michelin Power Endurance 2016
Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2 2015

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements (Bike Wheel: 622-17C, Pressure: 100 psi / 6.8 bar)
Model Krylion 2 EndurancePower EndurancePro 4 Endurance v2
Specified Weight 245 grams230 grams245 grams
Measured Weight 261 grams235 grams245 grams
System Adjusted Weight 361 grams
(tire + inner tube)
335 grams
(tire + inner tube)
345 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 27 mm27 mm28 mm
Measured Height 25 mm24 mm25 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 3 mm2.8 mm2.9 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 0.85 mm0.6 mm0.9 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 70 mmNo DataNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 26 mmNo DataNo Data

Rolling Resistance Test Results


Rolling Resistance Test Results (Speed: 29 kmh / 18 mph, Load: 42.5 kg)
Model Krylion 2 EndurancePower EndurancePro 4 Endurance v2
Inner Tube Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Spin Up Video YouTubeYouTubeNo Video
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
15.4 Watts
CRR: 0.00462
14.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00435
14.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00426
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
16.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00489
15.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00468
14.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00447
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
17.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00537
17.9 Watts
CRR: 0.00537
16.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00489
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
21.0 Watts
CRR: 0.00629
21.2 Watts
CRR: 0.00635
19.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00573
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 Krylion 2 EndurancePower EndurancePro 4 Endurance v2
Puncture Resistance Tread 14 Points13 Points15 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 7 Points5 Points8 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Krylion 2 EndurancePower EndurancePro 4 Endurance v2
Full Review Full ReviewFull ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommendedHighly Recommended
Rating 4 / 53 / 55 / 5
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  • Michelin Krylion 2 Endurance
  • Michelin Power Endurance
  • Michelin Pro 4 Endurance v2
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


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