Road Bike Tire Comparison:
Michelin Power Road TLR 2020 vs
Zipp Tangente Speed 2017

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
  • Michelin Power Road TLR
  • Zipp Tangente Speed
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)

Manufacturer Specifications


Manufacturer Specifications
Brand MichelinZipp
Model Power Road TLRTangente Speed
Year 20202017
Tire Type TubelessTubetype (clincher)
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 87617200.1918.192.020
EAN 3528708761728
TPI 4x120220
Compound X-Race compound
Bead FoldingFolding
ETRTO 25-62225-622
Size Inch 28"28"
Width mm 2525
Specified Weight 275 grams0 grams
Min Air Pressure 73 psi90 psi
Max Air Pressure 116 psi145 psi
Made In ThailandThailand
Available Sizes 25-622 (700x25c)
28-622 (700x28c)
32-622 (700x32c)
23-622 (700x23C)
25-622 (700x25C)
Image
Michelin Power Road TLR 2020
Zipp Tangente Speed 2017
Image
Michelin Power Road TLR 2020
Zipp Tangente Speed 2017
Image
Michelin Power Road TLR 2020
Zipp Tangente Speed 2017

Size and Weight Measurements


Size and Weight Measurements
Model Power Road TLRTangente Speed
Specified Weight 275 grams0 grams
Measured Weight 267 grams190 grams
System Adjusted Weight 287 grams
(tire + valve + rim seal)
290 grams
(tire + inner tube)
Measured Width 27 mm26 mm
Measured Height 24 mm22 mm
Total Tire Thickness Center 2.7 mm2.1 mm
Total Tire Thickness Sidewall 1 mm0.45 mm
Unmounted Casing Width 67 mmNo Data
Unmounted Tread Width 25 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 Power Road TLRTangente Speed
Inner Tube None (20 ml sealant)Conti Race28 (100gr butyl)
Spin Up Video YouTubeYouTube
Rolling Resistance
140 PSI / 9.7 Bar
Not TestedNot Tested
Rolling Resistance
120 PSI / 8.3 Bar
10.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00303
11.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00348
Rolling Resistance
100 PSI / 6.9 Bar
10.7 Watts
CRR: 0.00321
12.5 Watts
CRR: 0.00375
Rolling Resistance
80 PSI / 5.5 Bar
12.1 Watts
CRR: 0.00363
14.6 Watts
CRR: 0.00438
Rolling Resistance
60 PSI / 4.1 Bar
14.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00429
17.3 Watts
CRR: 0.00519
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 Power Road TLRTangente Speed
Puncture Resistance Tread 9 Points7 Points
Puncture Resistance Sidewall 5 Points3 Points

Conclusion


Conclusion
Model Power Road TLRTangente Speed
Full Review Full ReviewFull Review
Verdict RecommendedRecommended
Rating 4.0 / 54.0 / 5
Buy At Ad Amazon.com
  • Michelin Power Road TLR
  • Zipp Tangente Speed
Performance compared to all other road bike tires
(100% is fastest - lightest - thickest - strongest)


Get updates on new articles