How long do continental gp4000s last?

How long do continental gp4000s last?

Conti GP 4000S About 5000 miles with wear at the end but very few flats.

What does 700x 23c mean?

700x23c simply means the dimensions of your bike tire, under what’s known as the ‘French system’. The first number, 700, refers to the nominal diameter of the bike tire and is measured using millimeters. The second number, 23, is actually the width of the bike tire, again it’s measured in millimeters.

What does 700x 25c mean?

A tire size you might see on a road bike: 700x25c indicates a tire with a 700mm outer diameter and a 25mm width.

What tires do professional cyclists use?

Continental remains supreme in the Tour peloton, with nine of the 22 squads racing on Competition Pro LTD tubulars. Vittoria has reasserted itself, with six teams. And after Specialized with two, the remainder of the tire brands represented ā€” Challenge, Mavic, Hutchinson, Schwalbe and Kenda ā€” each have a single team.

Do old tires have more rolling resistance?

New, Full-Treaded Tires Generate More Rolling Resistance Than Shallow-Treaded, Worn Tires. Tire rolling resistance gradually drops by about 20% during the life of a tire as the tread wears from its original molded depth to worn out.

How many miles is Continental 5000?

1860 miles
Rear 32-622 Measurements After 3720 Miles / 6000 km

Measurements GP 5000 32-622 (rear)
1860 miles 3000 km 271 grams 14.4 Watts
2480 miles 4000 km 270 grams 15.2 Watts
3100 miles 5000 km 265 grams 14.0 Watts
3720 miles 6000 km 263 grams 14.2 Watts

What is the difference between 23 and 23C tires?

There is no difference. That ‘c’ is a reference to the historical ‘French system’ of tire classification.

What is the difference between 700×23 and 700×25?

There is very little difference between most 700×23 and 700×25 tires. Some manfacturers tires tend to run a little small in some models (my latest continentai 23’s are actually more like 20’s) If your bike came with 23’s you can run 25’s with no worries. and vice-versa.

What is the difference between 700×25 and 700x25C?

All those tire sizes you list are the same. If there were different prices for the “700×25” and the “700x25c”, it’s because there was some other difference between the tires, like model, threads per inch, bead type (wire or kevlar), etc… The other widths were designated 700a, 700b, 700c… you get the picture.

What does C stand for in tire size?

The C-Type tire, on the other hand, is specifically meant as a commercial-rated tire, with a higher load rating for a given size than many LT tires. These C-Type tires will show the letter ā€œCā€ immediately after the wheel diameter in the tire code. Example: 225/75R16C.

What tires does Peter Sagan use?

Sagan has opted for Roval Rapide CLX wheels. With 26mm wide Specialized Turbo Cotton tyres.