2014 – Product Highlights – Tires

Happy New Year!2014

2013 was a good year, and with all of the new advances in design and technology, there are lots of amazing new products!  Here is a spotlight on some new tires for 2014!

Continental – Grand Prix 4000s II

With the patented BlackChili compound, Continental is able to increase all areas of a riders needs. Developing a tire at the nano level, BlackChili is able to  create 26% less rolling resistance, a 30% higher friction value (grip) and a 5 % increase in mileage.  While claims by companies are usually bias,  from many comments and reviews, people have really noticed the grip these tires give.


• advanced BlackChili compound for low rolling resistance, high mileage and maximum wet         weather grip
• A proven tyre with a facelift, new colours, new design, tried and tested technology
• New sizes in 23-571, 20-622 and for poor conditions, 28-622
• Vectran™ breaker for unsurpassed puncture protection
• Available colours (23mm): black, yellow, red, orange, blue, green, silver, transparent

Try them out for yourself here!

Other Continental 2013/2014 tires

Michelin – PRO4

service course

Michelin has 6 variations of the new 2014 PRO4 series, ranging in durability, efficiency and color.  The dual compound tired give better wear resistance and better grip around corners.  With a new series, improvements to come all around.  Pick the model that is right for you and give them a spin.

PRO4 Service Course – Lands right in the middle of durability and efficiency.  Service Course tires increases safety and cornering speed on wet roads.

PRO4 Endurance – Best tire to use for top end of performance, durability and mileage.

PRO4 Comp Limited Service Course – This tire gives the least resistance and top end speeds, but sacrificing on longevity.  When you are looking for top speed, this tire is for you.

PRO4 COMP Service Course –  Will give low resistance and grip on wet roads, but won’t sacrifice as much on longevity. This tire also weighs 25% less than Service Course

PRO4 Grip – Cold weather and wet roads?  This is your tire.

Find our selection of PRO4 tires here

Got any new gear you would like reviewed? Find any interesting bike rides or races?  Leave us a comment so we can investigate!

Revolution Bike Shop
235 S. Hwy 101
Solana Beach, CA 92075
Phone: (800) 985-7814
Local: (858) 222-BIKE


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