Continental GP5000 tire launched

German tire maker also unveils their first-ever road tubeless tire

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Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

One of the most popular road bike tires on the market has gotten an overhaul — and is now also available in a tubeless version. The new Continental GP5000 is claimed to deliver 12% better rolling resistance and 20% more puncture protection than the outgoing GP4000sII.

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

The new Continental GP5000 is at home on road like these.

The new tire is also claimed to be 10g lighter, and it comes with the addition of a new rubber layer that’s designed to absorb more vibration. US retail price is $79 and the Continental GP5000 is available in 23mm and 25mm sizes now, with 28mm and 32mm said to be coming online before the end of the year.

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

For the first time ever the German tire maker is offering a tubeless-ready road tire.

Continental also announced the launch of their first-ever road tubeless tire, the GP5000 TL. This tire is said to improve on even the GP5000, with 5% better rolling resistance and 5% more puncture protection, plus impressive weight of just 300g in the 25mm width. US retail is $94 and it will also available before the end of the year.

To learn more check out the slides below and head over to www.continental-tires.com.

Continental GP5000
Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

A look inside the new Continental GP5000.

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 TL
Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

A look inside the new Continental GP5000 tubeless ready tire.

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

Continental GP5000 Tire Launched

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