Guidelines

How many miles are Gatorskins good for?

How many miles are Gatorskins good for?

Continental Gatorskin rear tire lasts 5,400 miles.

Are Gatorskin tires fast?

Yes, Gatorskins are “slow” tires. Yes they are. Around 5-15 watts power loss per tire, compared to a range of “regular” and “race” tires.

Are Gatorskin tires puncture proof?

Continental Gatorskin Tire The Continental Gatorskin is the ultimate training & racing tire where puncture protection is a priority.

How much do Gatorskins weigh?

Standard Gatorskin The Gatorskin is available in seven different models (26”, 650b, 27”, and 700C) weighing between 270 g and 420 g each.

Are Gatorskins worth it?

The Continental Gatorskin tyre is a good quality mid-priced tyre that rolls well, although it’s not quite as subtle or as grippy as its more expensive brothers. Continental pitches the Gatorskin as a tyre suited for sportives, training and commuting.

When should Gatorskins be replaced?

Gatorskins even come with a wear indicator, removing any guesswork. Two small divots on either side of the center seam indicate life. Once the divots disappear from wear, it’s time to replace the tire. If your bike is ready for new shoes, click here to get your Gatorskins.

Are Gatorskin tires heavy?

Claimed weight of the 25C folding Gatorskin is 240 grams which is a low weight for such a strong tire….

Manufacturer Specifications
Brand Continental
Model Gatorskin
Year 2015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)

Are Gatorskins winter Tyres?

Continental pitches the Gatorskin as a tyre suited for sportives, training and commuting. Although it’s not a full-on winter tyre, it also suggests that it can be used for winter riding. There’s also a Gatorskin Hardshell version that adds another layer of puncture protection.

Are Gatorskin tires good for road bike?

The Continental Gatorskin has been around for a long time and is well-known for its excellent puncture resistance qualities. This tire is available as both a folding and rigid version….

Manufacturer Specifications
Brand Continental
Model Gatorskin
Year 2015
Tire Type Tubetype (clincher)