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Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire
Continental Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire

Continental
Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire

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High performing. All-rounder. The GP5000.

Continental's Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire is a high-performing all-rounder road tire featuring even better versions of Black Chili tread compound and tear-resistant Vectran Breaker technology, as well as two new technologies: Lazer Grip and Active Comfort.

The GP5000's Lazer Grip technology delivers more cornering traction from day one - no break-in time required thanks to its micro profile structure that reach over the shoulder of the tire. Integrated into the 3-ply/330tpi casing of the Grand Prix 5000, Active Comfort technology provides stiffness in the sidewall and flexibility under the tread for greater vibration dampening and excellent ride comfort.

Features & Specs:

  • All-rounder & high-performance.
  • Active Comfort & Lazer Grip technologies.
  • Black Chili tread compound.
  • Vectran Breaker puncture protection.
  • Foldable bead.
  • 3-ply/330tpi casing.
  • Weight: 290g (700x32), 235g (x28), 215g (x25), 200g (x23).
  • PSI: 85-100 (700x32), 95-115 (x28), 95-120 (x25), 110-120 (x23).
  • BAR: 6,0-7,0 (700x32), 6,5-8,0 (x28), 6,5-8,5 (x25), 7,5-8,5 (x23).

B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

 

Tire Type: Clincher-Folding 

 

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700 x 23mm

Wheel Size: 700C/29" (ISO 622) 

Tire Width: 23mm (0.9in) 

Mfg PartNum: 01016230000 

700 x 25mm

Mfg PartNum: 01016240000 

Tire Width: 25mm (1.0in) 

Wheel Size: 700C/29" (ISO 622) 

700 x 28mm

Wheel Size: 700C/29" (ISO 622) 

Tire Width: 28mm (1.1in) 

Mfg PartNum: 01016250000 

700 x 32mm

Mfg PartNum: 01016260000 

Tire Width: 32mm (1.3in) 

Wheel Size: 700C/29" (ISO 622) 

650b x 25mm

Tire Width: 25mm (1.0in) 

Wheel Size: 650B (ISO 584) 

Mfg PartNum: 01016200000 

650b x 28mm

Mfg PartNum: 01016220000 

Wheel Size: 650B (ISO 584) 

Tire Width: 28mm (1.1in) 

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Continental 5000 Road Tire
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Spend equal time in New Jersey and Florida.
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

Over the years I have found the Continental brand the best. I get the best handling and long term use from this brand. They also look good on tire rims. I have bought the 4000 tire over the past few years. Thought Id give the 5000 a try especially since they were on sale.

I have found them to be another excellent tire from a Continental. Dont think you would make a mistake when you give them a try. I have a house in Sarasota FL and another in New Jersey. These tires are excellent on the warm fast flats in Florida. Also on the hilly terrain of central Jersey.

Reviewed 6/29/2020
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The Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire is a great tire. I've been using Continentals for years and have put thousands of miles on them.
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by Tobster
Cycling Enthusiast
Deerfield Beach, FL

Road cycling in south FL with ride lengths of 30 - 70 miles is typical for me now. Continental tires are smooth-rolling, dependable, and have a good grip on the road. I know what to expect out of them and it's the tire I look for when reordering.

Reviewed 4/1/2021
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Excellent tire
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by ArnieBP
Cycling Enthusiast
Western Washington

These are the best tires I have ridden. Excellent wet and dry traction, nice ride, good life and puncture resistant.

Reviewed 4/23/2021
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Feels like the Grand Prix 4000
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by Daniel Payne
Cycling Enthusiast
Tualatin, OR
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

The first thing that I noticed was that the two little wear markers in the tread are about one half of the depth on the GP 5000 as compared to the GP 4000, so I'm not quite sure if that means that there is only one half of the tread or not. I cycle 12,000 mile per year for fitness, and don't race because I don't like broken bones and road rash, although I have weekly group rides with racers. I have never actually worn out a rear GP 4000 tire because they always gashed out first from striking rocks or debris. On the front I do wear out a GP 4000. I get about 2,000 miles per tire on the GP 5000.

Reviewed 9/5/2019
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The best for winter riding
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by Monica
ne Pdx

Just completed a 50 mile ride out to Corbett yesterday from Northeast Portland and hit a lot of glass but not a single flat because these tires are fantastic and not prone to flats.

I put at least 5000 miles a year on my bike and I've got a whole year with these tires and only one flat

Reviewed 3/7/2021
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Great tires
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by Dave
Niagara Falls

I always like Conti tires and no difference here. I will be purchase 2 more soon

Reviewed 4/5/2021
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Flat city in the rain
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by jml
Cycling Enthusiast
Seattle, WA

I bought the GP 5000 based on the good reviews. Lighter and faster than GP 4000 and rode fine when the weather was nice. Unfortunately, as soon as the weather got rainy up here in Seattle, I got 3 flats in 3 rides. The little rocks stick to the softer rubber in the rain, embed themselves and work through the tire I surmise. I bought some Gatorskins for the winter and will go back to the GP 4000 S in spring. The GP 4000 S did not have flat issues in the rain last winter.

Reviewed 10/30/2020
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Typical Conti Quality
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by Dalen
Cycling Enthusiast
Washington, Utah

I ride an average of 150 miles per week. Through the years I've ridden on many tires and brands. The new 5000 is great. First thing I noticed is the more "true to size". My 25mm 4000's always measured around 28-29 after mounted...which is fine with me actually. My rims have a 19mm internal measurement. The 5000 in size 25mm with the same rims now measures about 26mm. These tires are super smooth and stick fantastic on the fast descents which is confidence inspiring. There's probably never been an absolute perfect tire but this Conti comes close to the mark. I use it for just normal everyday riding. I don't race. However, I'm competitive and push myself on most rides. My last pair of Conti, the 4000, lasted just under 3,000 miles and I only flatted once from the notorious goat thorn. With the Conti's I always switch them out way before the wear indicators are gone. If you can get a set on sale I would say there's great value for your steed.

Reviewed 10/23/2020
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Outstanding tire
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by Dave Christ
Phoenix Az
4 of 4 customers found this review helpful.

I have used Continental Grand Prix 4000 tires on all my bikes since they were first released and I did not think a better road tire could be produced. When I saw that the Grand Prix 5000 was being released, I ordered a pair the same day. The new tire is incredible and has lived up the the claims of faster, more comfortable, and more grip. I am impressed with the improvements.

Reviewed 1/11/2019
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Great Price Perfect Timing
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Cycling Enthusiast

Love Continental Grand Prix and appreciate a shop that is reliable in shipping and service.

Reviewed 4/2/2021
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Continental Grand Prix - my go to tire
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by John
Daily Commuter
Seattle
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

I've been using Conti GrandPrix for years. Starting with GrandPrix 4000 and now 5000. I'll put around 4k to 5k miles on a year; all on Continental Grand Prix tires. Tire wear is very good; handling excellent. Two good notes about WesternBikeWorks; they matched a competitors with no issue plus they did a return on tires when I mistakenly bought the wrong sized tires on one order. WBW returned the tires with no hassle and shipped me the size I should have ordered. These 2 things sold me on this bike store!

Reviewed 9/22/2020
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Continental Still Can't Figure Out Side Wall Strength
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by Jetdiesel
Competitive Racer
Spokane
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

I road ride 5-7K miles a year, 6ft 205#. I've ridden Michelins, Vredesteins, Continentals, etc. I have a history with Continentals of side wall gashes, and have sworn them off numerous times. I had heard good things about the GP 5000's so thought I'd given them another look. These GP5000's are supple and hold the road well, especially on high speed descents. Fairly good at flat resistance too. Ultimately, I got 2700 miles out of the rear tire before tread wear was evident and ultimately the tire failed on a side wall nick on pavement, by just clipping a rock on the road shoulder. Ironically I was going to retire the tire at the end of the ride in question. The front failed with a side wall gash, also on pavement at 2100 miles. While I like the tire & I got reasonably good mileage out of the rear in particular. The fact that side wall gashes ended both tires lives, leaves me looking for alternatives. I have never, that I can recall, ever gotten a side wall gash that ruined any other tire, except Continentals.

Reviewed 8/24/2020
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My new favorite
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by GDS PDX
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

I really believe that tires are one of the most important components on your bike. Tires impact comfort, performance and safety. I probably replace tires much sooner than most people, because nothing feels as great as new rubber! This means that I have experimented with about a dozen tires so far, including vittoria, panaracer, specialized, and several from continental. Nothing beats a gatorskin for a super durable, yet relatively light and fast rolling all-purpose recreation and commute tire. Until recently, the venerable Grand Prix 4-seasons was my year-around training tire and I still use them for winter training when roads are dirtier and punctures are more inconvenient. But the 5000 is my new 3-season training/performance tire. They have great rolling resistance, excellent grip (especially on dry pavement, but also on wet) and are have a soft flexible tire bed to smooth the road and conform to its surface. I was surprised to see that they are actually not much lighter (about 10 grams) than the 4-seasons, but they faster and overall better. I have to say, their claims to offer more puncture resistance than a 4-seasons (I've even seen comparisons to a gatorskin!) have not borne out for me. But they are much more puncture resistant than other performance tires such as the 4000s. So I continue to keep a set of 4-seasons for November-March, but the rest of the year the 5000 is my new favorite.

Reviewed 8/18/2020
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Great tires
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by Anonymous

I have used these tires for 12 years and I've never had problems. Lots of chip seal, lots of crap in bike lanes and even ride on some forestry roads and that's tires perform better than I could have ever expected!! I have gotten 6800 miles on 1 set of these tires this year and the wear dots probably have another 2000 miles to go. They have handled exceptional well in the Oregon rain! I highly recommend these tires!

Reviewed 1/18/2021
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Durability, Comfort and Great Handling
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by Globalskier164
Cycling Enthusiast

I've been a Continental Grand Prix rider for years. When I upgraded my bike to use a 700/28 I couldn't believe the increased comfort and handling on downhills. Durability is key; I'm a road biker on backroads that could use a lot of TLC and I've never been let down with the Grand Prix 5000 Road Tire. I have recommended it to my group and to anyone looking for a great tire.

Reviewed 1/15/2021
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Western Bike Works is my go to when I need parts or accessories quick and at a competitive price.
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by 3TExploro
Competitive Racer
Kansas City

The Continental GP 5000 is a great tire arguably the best yet. This is my second set and I got the 28's this time. Great grip, super comfortable and fast. What else do you want?

Reviewed 3/8/2021
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Great Tires
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by TX Cyclist
Competitive Racer
Texas

The Conti GP 5000 are my tires for racing and everyday riding. I have ridden on Conti GP 4000 tires for a number of years and really liked them, but the 5000's are even better. I find they grip the road really well in corners and all conditions. They are also faster (less rolling resistance) - so if you are looking for a little more speed try them out.

Reviewed 5/21/2020
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Rollin' with great prices
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by jboehlke
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR

Continental is fabulous and Western's prices are the best, you cannot go wrong.

Reviewed 12/10/2020
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Great tire
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by Anonymous

You know the script. GPs are great tires and the 5000 is the next iteration of this greatness. Shop around. Compare. Then get another set of GPs. They are a beast to get on the first time though...

Reviewed 11/9/2020
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Great Tires
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by Anonymous
Fruita Colorado

Great tires. Have always run Continental tires on my road bike. Same wear but better feel than the old 4000s.

Reviewed 11/12/2020
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