Continental - Grand Prix TT Road Tyre - 700C
Challenge the clock
- optimised-rolling-resistance competition tyre for TT's & Triathlon
- ultra-fast semi-slick profile for racing against the clock
- excellent puncture protection thanks to Vectran™ puncture protection insert
- excellent grip and efficient rolling thanks to BlackChili Compound; pure competition tyre with reduced mileage
A new relationship between grip and rolling resistance
This unique tread rubber mixture which is only produced in our German factory has revolutionised bicycle tyres.BlackChili Compound improves rolling resistance by 26 % and provides 30 % more grip than activated silica compounds.Premium tyres with BlackChili Compound also impress with higher mileage and unlike many multi-compounds, provide a constant ride from the first to the last kilometre.
The benchmark in puncture protection
Vectran™ is a synthetically manufactured high-tech fibre from a natural model. Like spider silk, Vectran™ is a liquid-crystalline polymer (LCP). Vectran™ is spun from the melted liquid polymer Vectra and processed further to a multi-strand thread. Spider silk like Vectran™ has an enormous tear resistance at a very low weight: Exactly the right properties to process into a premium Continental bicycle tyre as a puncture protection insert. A Vectran™ Breaker is lighter, more flexible and protects more effectively against cuts than the comparable nylon breaker. Vectran™ Breaker does not adversely affect the rolling resistance.
ETRTO: 23-622 Dimension 700 X 23C Technology Vectran Breaker Colour/Sidewall/Bead black/black Skin foldable TPI 3/330 BlackChili Weight 180 ETRTO: 25-622 Dimension 700 X 25C Technology Vectran Breaker Colour/Sidewall/Bead black/black Skin foldable TPI 3/330 BlackChili Weight 190