Continental GatorSkin – vs – Conti GP4000s Tyres

Continental GatorSkin Folding Tyre – vs – Continental GP4000s Tyre. We compare most popular and durable training tyres from Continental.

GatorSkin Folding Road Tyre

Continental GatorSkin Folding Road Tyre

The GatorSkin Folding is the UK's favourite training tyre (formerly known as Ultra GatorSkin). With its DuraSkin™-anti-cut fabric and PolyX Breaker® also makes it suitable for commuting through to sportives as well as training.

The long distance runner. A durable carbon black mixture, a well regarded puncture protection system and the DuraSkin™-anti-cut fabric turn the GatorSkin into a real long distance runner. In varying widths of 23mm and 25mm it can be used on the way to work as well as training for road races or for sportives and audax. A durable, tough tyre at a really nice price.


Type Folding /Clincher
Weight 220g
Sizes 700 x 23, 25, 28, 32c
PSI Rating 85 - 120
Continental Grand Prix 4000s

Continental GP4000s

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
Vectran™ breaker for unsurpassed puncture protection
Available colours: black
Recommended pressure: 110psi
Maximum pressure: 120psi
Sizes: 700c x 20, 23, 25, 28
Weights: 185g (700 x 20), 215g (700 x 23), 225g (700 x 25), 235 (700 x 28)


Type Folding /Clincher
Weight 225g
Sizes 700 x 20, 23, 25, 28c
PSI Rating 85 - 120