One of the most popular tyres of all time has just been improved! With the GP5000 Continental have managed to reduce the rolling resistance by a reported 12 per cent over the outgoing GP4000 II. Puncture protection has also increased by 20 per cent and the tyres are 10g lighter in a 25mm and comfort has been improved.
The GP5000 is available from 23mm to 32mm, weighing 200g to 290g. The tubeless version comes in at 300g to 370g, from 25mm to 32mm. Additionally, all options are now available in a 650b size as well as the usual 700c.