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Rolling resistance of bicycle tyres of differing diameters using data from John Lafford's 1998-2002

Resistance is futile: How tire pressure and width affect rolling resistance

How much rolling resistance do fat bike tires really generate?

Schwalbe Durano road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) Touring/E-Bike tire on a rolling resistance test

Challenge Strada Pro road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Continental X-King RaceSport mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Pro One Tubeless road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe One V-Guard road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

In a wide tire, the flattened area is shorter in length and does not have so much effect on the rolling direction. The tire stays “rounder” and therefore it ...

Well, I think it's fair to say that Zipp accomplished their goal of significantly improving the Crr of their tires, which can be easily seen by the ...

In addition to these, there are other friction resistances in the chain and in other rotating parts. Yet in a well-serviced bicycle, these represent a very ...

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Schwalbe Lugano road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Assessing the performance of a road tyre: rolling resistance and adhesion (grip) testing

Interestingly, when Trek/Bontrager released the R4 Aero tire a few years later (after Damon had left Trek to work for Vroomen/White Design) they included a ...

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Continental Race King Protection mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Conti contact patch chart

According to independent testing it seems tyres with tread can offer some advantages over slicks

... here's a chart showing my estimates for the power to roll a pair of various tires I've tested (on a "real road" and for an 85kg bike plus rider mass):

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What is Rolling Resistance?

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Schwalbe Big One LiteSkin PaceStar mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Michelin Pro 4 Service Course road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Tyres are first warmed up and 'broken in' before rolling resistance measurements are taken

Figure 2: When a tyre is tested on rollers, rolling resistance (Crr) decreases as the inflation pressure is increased. However, that does not hold true for ...

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Six of the best fast rolling MTB tyres

Specialized s 3in Purgatory Ground Control tyres left were used throughout our experiment we used the

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There is no relationship between tire pressure and performance in the tested range. (Lower and higher pressures are unsafe to ride.

Tyre Load / Speed Endurance Testing Machine / Rolling Resistance Measurement Machine

What effect do tyres have on aerodynamics?

The tire keeps the same nanotech Silica rubber compound of the standard tire, but drops the grooves for less resistance (or cornering grip).

The new Maxxis Premitra HP5 offers significantly improved performance over the Pro R1. During tests, when stopping the car from 50 mph in wet conditions, ...

The best dry weather 650b/27.5 mountain bike tyres

Michelin launches new Power Competition, Endurance and All Season tyres, with claims of lower rolling resistance, better puncture resistance and enhanced ...

The best tires feature different compounds for central-lugs and shoulder-lugs, this allows for an optimal compromise between grip and rolling resistance.

Not surprisingly, tests on small-diameter rollers show the ultra-supple Compass 'Extralight' casing rolling not much faster than the 'Standard' version.

The website Bicycle Rolling Resistance (www.bicyclerollingresistance.com) measured tires with and without sealant (above). Testing on a steel drum measures ...

Air pressure affect on rolling resistance test-bikemaggermanytiretest.jpg

General Variability in Rolling Resistance

Before running off to nearest bike store, think about the validity of the tests. Indoor, controlled environment, and 18 mph. Hmm..

For example, Falken's Linam VAN01 tyre for light trucks and vans (pictured, far left) features a compound said to provide not only excellent mileage, ...

Continental's BlackChili compound combines with a Vectran puncture belt for high grip, low rolling resistance

Maxxis Aggressor

Predicted total riding times for the 2016 TCR route based on tires used and rider power

The latest published version of the roller testing Crr spreadsheet can be found in the link at the upper right under "pages".

Rolling Resistance Force vs. Velocity. …means the coefficient " C

... Pirelli in managing to create a tyre with good wet grip and strong fuel economy, as the [EfficientGrip] Performance tops our rolling resistance ...

Maxxis Minion SS review

Hankook Ventus S1 noble 2 low rolling resistance tire

Rolling resistance of bicycle tyres of differing diameters using data from John Lafford's 1998-2002

Schwalbe Racing Ralph review test

Tyre colours (CC BY 2.0 FaceMePLS:Flickr)

Snow tire

The Specialized S-Works Turbo Cotton comes in 24 and 26mm models. We tested

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The big takeaway there is that the Roval CLX64 w/S-Works Turbo 22C truly is the "benchmark" for this grouping of wheels and tires tested.

REFERENCE TIRE UNKNOWN TIRE; 10. SAE INTERNATIONAL Estimation of the Rolling Resistance ...

A technician for San Bernardino, Calif.-based Bear Trucking checks a Yokohama tire

Rolling Resistance Coefficients vs. Inflation Pressure.

I was surprised that they tested the Standard casing. I would love for them to test the Extralight, which we know from our own experience to be even faster.

23. SAE INTERNATIONAL Estimation of the Rolling Resistance of Tires ...

Schwalbe G-One tyre.jpg

FIGURE 3-5 Distribution of rolling resistance coefficients in 2002 and 2005 data sets compared with distribution in 1982–1983 EPA data set, controlling for ...

What about rolling resistance? Unfortunately, I don't have any test data for these tires.

Hutchinson Fusion 5 Galactik TLR tubeless ready tyres (Pair) SUPER-LO ROLLING RESISTANCE

Easton Fantom Tire Tests

What's the best Maxxis tyre for marathon and cross-country racing?

Evolution of rolling resistance factor of soft (dashed line), standard

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We tested 2.0in and 2.35in Maxxis Icon tyres

Schwalbe G-One gravel tire review and actual weights

Part 4B: Rolling Resistance and Impedance

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Rolling resistance: The quest for increased vehicle efficiency has led to tyres' lower rolling resistance being a key development criteria.

Tested: Bontrager SE4/SE5 Tyres - Flow Mountain Bike - Flow Mountain Bike

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Wheel Energy direct these test tips into tire crowns and sidewalls to test puncture resistance

Rolling Resistance Coefficient vs. Velocity.

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Tour Tech Tejay Van Garderen BMC TeamMachine-011

Maxxis tyres mountain bike test MarathonMTB MTB

Schwalbe tyre contact area - 2

The Continental GP4000S II is a staff favourite for good reason

Rolling resistance of bicycle tyres of differing diameters using data from John Lafford's 1998-2002

Resistance is futile: How tire pressure and width affect rolling resistance

How much rolling resistance do fat bike tires really generate?

Schwalbe Durano road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Marathon (GreenGuard) Touring/E-Bike tire on a rolling resistance test

Schwalbe Marathon Plus Touring/E-Bike on a rolling resistance test machine

Challenge Strada Pro road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Continental X-King RaceSport mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe Pro One Tubeless road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Schwalbe One V-Guard road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

In a wide tire, the flattened area is shorter in length and does not have so much effect on the rolling direction. The tire stays “rounder” and therefore it ...

In addition to these, there are other friction resistances in the chain and in other rotating parts. Yet in a well-serviced bicycle, these represent a very ...

Well, I think it's fair to say that Zipp accomplished their goal of significantly improving the Crr of their tires, which can be easily seen by the ...

Bicycle-Rolling-Resistance_fat-bike-tires_results

Interestingly, when Trek/Bontrager released the R4 Aero tire a few years later (after Damon had left Trek to work for Vroomen/White Design) they included a ...

Assessing the performance of a road tyre: rolling resistance and adhesion (grip) testing

tyres collage.jpg

Schwalbe Lugano road bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

rolling resistance rolling resistance

Bicycle-Rolling-Resistance_tube-vs-tubeless_results

Bicycle-Rolling-Resistance_schwalbe-jumbo-jim_chart

Continental Race King Protection mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

According to independent testing it seems tyres with tread can offer some advantages over slicks

Conti contact patch chart

What is Rolling Resistance?

Rolling Resistance

Figure 2: When a tyre is tested on rollers, rolling resistance (Crr) decreases as the inflation pressure is increased. However, that does not hold true for ...

And here is the predicted power for 2 tires at 40kph (85kg total load):

rolling resistance

Schwalbe Big One LiteSkin PaceStar mountain bike tire on a rolling resistance test machine

Tyres are first warmed up and 'broken in' before rolling resistance measurements are taken

Six of the best fast rolling MTB tyres

Specialized s 3in Purgatory Ground Control tyres left were used throughout our experiment we used the

Rolling-Resistance-Conti-571x440

However, if you are looking for tires for your truck the Bridgestone Dueler H/L 422 Ecopia is an all-season crossover/SUV tire that has good wear life, ...

The new Maxxis Premitra HP5 offers significantly improved performance over the Pro R1. During tests, when stopping the car from 50 mph in wet conditions, ...

Tyre Load / Speed Endurance Testing Machine / Rolling Resistance Measurement Machine

The tire keeps the same nanotech Silica rubber compound of the standard tire, but drops the grooves for less resistance (or cornering grip).

What effect do tyres have on aerodynamics?

There is no relationship between tire pressure and performance in the tested range. (Lower and higher pressures are unsafe to ride.

Wondering what tyres to use now the drier trails are with us? What rubber will give you get dry weather performance yet cope with a wet weekend?

Michelin launches new Power Competition, Endurance and All Season tyres, with claims of lower rolling resistance, better puncture resistance and enhanced ...

The best tires feature different compounds for central-lugs and shoulder-lugs, this allows for an optimal compromise between grip and rolling resistance.

Continental's BlackChili compound combines with a Vectran puncture belt for high grip, low rolling resistance

Not surprisingly, tests on small-diameter rollers show the ultra-supple Compass 'Extralight' casing rolling not much faster than the 'Standard' version.

Air pressure affect on rolling resistance test-bikemaggermanytiretest.jpg

General Variability in Rolling Resistance

tire_pressure_rolldown

Before running off to nearest bike store, think about the validity of the tests. Indoor, controlled environment, and 18 mph. Hmm..

Predicted total riding times for the 2016 TCR route based on tires used and rider power

Hankook Ventus S1 noble 2 low rolling resistance tire

The latest published version of the roller testing Crr spreadsheet can be found in the link at the upper right under "pages".

Rolling Resistance Force vs. Velocity. …means the coefficient " C

... Pirelli in managing to create a tyre with good wet grip and strong fuel economy, as the [EfficientGrip] Performance tops our rolling resistance ...

Maxxis Minion SS review

And here is the predicted power for 2 tires at 40kph (85kg total load):

Rolling resistance of bicycle tyres of differing diameters using data from John Lafford's 1998-2002

Tyre colours (CC BY 2.0 FaceMePLS:Flickr)

Maxxis Aggressor

Schwalbe Racing Ralph review test

Snow tire

The Specialized S-Works Turbo Cotton comes in 24 and 26mm models. We tested

rolling resistance rolling resistance

REFERENCE TIRE UNKNOWN TIRE; 10. SAE INTERNATIONAL Estimation of the Rolling Resistance ...

The big takeaway there is that the Roval CLX64 w/S-Works Turbo 22C truly is the "benchmark" for this grouping of wheels and tires tested.

We tested 2.0in and 2.35in Maxxis Icon tyres

A technician for San Bernardino, Calif.-based Bear Trucking checks a Yokohama tire

I was surprised that they tested the Standard casing. I would love for them to test the Extralight, which we know from our own experience to be even faster.

Tire-Test-MTB-Enduro-CB-web-4

Of the Bontrager tyres, two sets were 29×2.2, with one being 29×2.3 . We fitted them one by one to various test bikes over the past few months as well as ...

Rolling Resistance Coefficients vs. Inflation Pressure.

23. SAE INTERNATIONAL Estimation of the Rolling Resistance of Tires ...

Schwalbe G-One tyre.jpg

FIGURE 3-5 Distribution of rolling resistance coefficients in 2002 and 2005 data sets compared with distribution in 1982–1983 EPA data set, controlling for ...

What about rolling resistance? Unfortunately, I don't have any test data for these tires.

What's the best Maxxis tyre for marathon and cross-country racing?

Hutchinson Fusion 5 Galactik TLR tubeless ready tyres (Pair) SUPER-LO ROLLING RESISTANCE

Easton Fantom Tire Tests

Image 7 of 7

Evolution of rolling resistance factor of soft (dashed line), standard

Part 4B: Rolling Resistance and Impedance

Schwalbe G-One gravel tire review and actual weights

BCRE_120807-456

Wheel Energy direct these test tips into tire crowns and sidewalls to test puncture resistance

The Continental GP4000S II is a staff favourite for good reason

Rolling Resistance Coefficient vs. Velocity.

Rolling resistance: The quest for increased vehicle efficiency has led to tyres' lower rolling resistance being a key development criteria.

Maxxis tyres mountain bike test MarathonMTB MTB

... rolling tyres. puncture resistant