Continental Grand Prix 4 Season road tyre review

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£46.95

Continental Grand Prix Season 4

BikeRadar verdict

4 out of 5 stars

"A tear-resistant carcass and winter rubber compound make the 4 Season a consistently strong performing winter tyre"

Thursday, November 14, 2013 12.00pm By

Continental’s aptly named 4 Season always gets highly recommended in a cost-no-object context and for good reason.

The tear-resistant DuraSkin carcass is supple enough to feel fast and lively even with a very effective double puncture strip keeping sharps at bay.

It’s light and rolls well enough for wet weather racing and it has a specific winter grip rubber compound so you don’t have to back off that much when cornering, even when it’s really cold and wet.

The price is high though, and the 25 and 28 versions are more like 24 and 26mm in actual measurement terms. 

This article was originally published in Cycling Plus magazine, available on Apple Newsstand and Zinio.

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Specification

Name:
Grand Prix Season 4 Season (13)
Brand:
Continental
Price:
£46.95

Description:
Height: 25.7mm. Width: 26.4mm. Sizes Available: 700x23C, 700x25C, 700x28C (tested). Watts at 30kph: 139
Weight (g):
276
Wheel Type:
Road
Threads Per Inch:
3.33

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