Continental Grand Prix 4000S Clincher Road Tyre - GP4000s
- The Grand Prix 4000s boasts global appeal as the best all round race bike tyre on the market.
- Not only is it fast and super grippy, thanks to its state of the art Black Chili rubber compound, but it is also tough with a healthy tread layer and of course our Vectran™ anti puncture breaker layer underneath.
- So for reliability, longevity and all out performance for your race machine, the GP 4000s is the only choice.
- Now available in 700 x 25C also.
Shipping charges for this item to United States: $8.36
- Estimated delivery transit time: 5-10 Days
Royal Mail International Signed For 5-10 Days: $8.36
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Great tyres as always. Great for racing with that extra grip when it's a bit wet!!
Great tyre, very grippy, conference inspiring and light!
Only out twice on these but don't seem to have suffered any cuts or other damage yet. Maybe a bit sketchy on wet roads but they are new so I'll give them time.
Been using Grand Prix's for 20 years. These are the best ones yet. They are supple and smooth riding. Flat resistance is excellent. I installed the 4000s' on a set of Placente SL23 wheels, the 25mm wide tires are faster and better handling than my 23's ever were.
Excellent product. I wouldn't buy any other tyre.
These tyres have great grip and inspire confidence will not hesitate to buy again.
Best all round: fitting, puncture resistance and performance.
Great tyres, great grip in wet and dry conditions. Good wear. Would recommend
Excellent tires which came highly recommended and its easy to see why. Good grip which gives confidence on down-hill, cornering especially, but not too sticky that will wear you out. I'll be sticking with these in the future.
Just bought my second pair of these to replace the ones that have been on all year. Wear has been good considering the mileage apart from a few cuts, though the majority of the riding has been on very poor surfaces in the Surrey lanes. Despite the cuts I have had zero punctures, but the best thing about these tyres is the grip...they have saved my life a couple of times! They also roll really well, so happy to give these 5 stars and invest in a new pair to see me through the Raid Pyrenean next month.
3 rd set of these now previous sets have worn past the wear marks with zero punctures quite amazing on UK roads, will not ride anything else.
Very pleased with my purchase of the Continental GP4000S tyres. Very reliable, just what you need on any bike ride, irrespective of distance.
Used many tires over the years and continue to go back to Continental. The GP4000S is a great tire for training and racing. Merlin always has great prices.
Continental tyres have always been my first choice
Excellent, grippy tire. Easy to mount. Much more compliant on the road than the gatorskin.
Great tyre. Very grippy in the dry and incredibly puncture resistant. I've had two punctures in 2000 miles of riding on them which is good going by my standards!
Lightweight, Easy to Install, Low rolling resistance..
Best tires I've ever used, yet :)
Expensive, but it is lightweight and easy to roll. So far the tire has not suffered stuck with 600km of use. If you can reach 3000km with the same quality will retire the michelin pro 4 sc ..
Love these tyres and very rare that they allow something through to puncture the inner tube.
A little tight on installation, to say that the fit is snug is an understatement. Make sure you've got strong tyre levers to get them off as I've snapped 4 nylon levers on these.
A little skittish on road markings that are wet but apart from that really good grip and a smooth ride
Great tyres! They are light and roll very nicely.
Great all round road tyre, fast, light and grippy.
Great Tyres, say no More, its continental... Merlin deliver the item promptly to Hong Kong, arrive in under a week
Always run these since I 1st started riding, in my eyes there's no better for price, great allrounder tyre, I run them all year round. Last well with very little puncture issues...Reliable.
I`ve been buying these tires for 4 years now, I easily put over 4000 miles, if I get 2 flats it time for new ones. The last pair I bought I didn`t get a single puncture, I just wore them out.
I have used GP 4000S for the last 3 years. Its probably the best clincher tire on the market. Low rolling resistance good grip and good mileage (did at least 5000 km on my last set).
This time I bought the 25 mm version to see if it makes any difference with regards to rolling resistance. So far I can only say that it feels a bit smoother.
These tyres are great. I used them all last year and have just ordered two more to use for this year....highly recommend as a good all round road tyre. Ordered and received next day, as always!
Great tire for racing.
Quality lite tyres better than Vittoria, and last longer
Best price I have found for these tires. Great all around tires. I use them on my training rides and for racing. Delivered as promised.
These tyres are great - have had a good run from these - unlike some other top brands.
Great tyre. Lightweight and durable. Costs twice the price in bike shops in Australia.
I use these Tyres all year round on my daily commute to work , never seem to get punctures and have covered around 2000 miles this year and the sidewall is just starting to give up not the cheapest tyres around but well worth it ..
Great tires! Fast shipping to Brazil! Thanks
Great product. Best clincher tire to train and race on. Great price. Fast shipping.
I've been using GP4000S tyre for half year and I am happy with it. Highly recommended. Excellent quality. Cheap price.
Allround prominent tyre.
Cheap and perfect quality! the best I ever tried!
Good value tyres and fast delivery.
Great tires for racing or reliable training.
The threads on the bead tend to come off in strings after about 12mths old. They wear well so it's easy to have them last on your race only wheels.
Brilliant tyres. Excellent for Darwin, Australia
Good arrived in good shape
Recommended to me by a colleague and I am pleased he did. Great tyre, very little rolling resistance, plenty light enough, seems to have dealt with the rubbish on our winter roads so far without any issues. Sure footed in the bends dry or wet. Will buy again.
great tyres at a great price. Didn't think tyres would make much of a difference but these have great grip and feel.
I've been using Continental GP 4000S tyre for years and very happy with it. Highly recommended.
Excellent quality , nice sticky rubber.
Continental GP4000S tyres roll well and are tough and durable. Here in Southern California our roads are now filled with potholes and plenty of glass from litterbugs. These tyres give me the protection I need for a comfortable and safe ride.
It is very comfortable to ride in.
Durability is not known yet.
Fantastic tyre! Much faster rolling than my previous tyre & better grip, recommended by other riders who have us them for a while with no problems.
This tire is lightweight and flexible. The grip to the road surface is expensive, but a feeling of run is light. And the price is reasonable, too. It is the tire which is the best for oneself.
Brilliant tyres! I use these all year round with no issues. Fast and secure for my winter commute or summer Sportives. German dependability. Recommended.
Great tyres, fast rolling with lots of grip. Highly recommended at Merlin's price...super fast delivery too.. will definitely use Merlin again.
Good tyre,running well, and good protection against air leaks
I used to use Michellin's Pro3 Race but found that they puncture relatively often. I once went down a 12 degree slope at 70km/hr, rolled over a pebble and the Pro3 Race punctured. Scary as hell. So I switched to the GP4000s. These are fantastic tires; great for training & racing. Have gone over pebbles and pot-holes. No problem!
Good purchase, easy to order from Merlin with quick delivery and a very competitive price. The tyres are of a great quality and do exactly what they say they will do. All in all a very good shopping experience, a great product and Merlin's normal high service.
Great. Bought them to replace standard issue Zaffiro's that came with bike. Wasn't sure what to expect but definitely worth the change! The soft compound inspires confidence, the lighter weight is more noticeable than expected especially with the steering.
Also the rolling resistance is much better - really noticed it going down some hills the other day with friends where before we were at similar speed when free wheeling, now I'm past them and away!
Bought this tire to be used with a set of Mavic Ksyrium Equipe wheels.
Mounting the tires onto the Mavic wheels were really easy, only thing to note is the arrow indicating the rotation was hard to locate, so make sure you take note of that before mounting the tires
Together this combination was a noticeable upgrade from the stock wheels that came with my bike
Came with box and instructions. Seems like a quality product!
Only completed 200 miles so far; mostly in the wet. Appear well made. No issues so far with respect to punctures. Rolling resistance is less than the Specialized Mundos I replaced.
Always good and reliable. Ordered at 1.30pm parts arrived 9.00 am following day, regular post great stuff
Stiff, fast and durable tyre. highly recommend.
light, durable and fast tyre. this is the best choice.
Light and incredibly quiet and fast. Most important, anti-puncture.
IMO the best all round tyres. Not as light as some but puncture protection is exceptional (One puncture in two years). Very grippy even in the wet, and long lasting. Only now after two years are my original tyres showing its almost time to replace them. Done almost 4000 miles on them.
I'm happy with this purchase. Was choosing between this and Pro3. My old tires were Lithions, which I felt were quite sturdy (lots of aborted punctures), but had to replace due to bad luck on a big slice from glass. Pumped at 110 PSI and matched with the superlight Continental tubes (30 grams lighter over ordinary inner tubes - based on my wife's baking scale...). Tires themselves weighed practically the same, With this setup, tires feel grippy, comfy and easy to roll. Compared to the Lithions (1.5 years old) they were more comfy at 110 PSI. Could be because the 4000s were brand new (still had thicker rubber and thus allowed for more cushion). Used to pump the Lithions at 90 PSI, at that pressure it was quite comfy without being heavy to roll. But the difference in grip/stickiness of the Conti vs my old Lithions is substantial enough to be felt. Can't comment on durability as I've had them for less than a month. No complaints. Really smooth. I like it.
Reliable, puncture resistant tyres, able to withstand the rough chip on some of our NZ roads. Durable for training, good enough for racing.
Best road tyre I have found for mix of low rolling resistance, grip, durability and reliability. A bit more expensive than other brands/models but well worth it over time. A wider choice of colours might be nice?
Very nice tyre, light and stiff.
Great product and price.
Absolutely fantastic tyres made a massive difference to my bike handling. Highly recommended!
grippy in the corners and fast folling. will see how they last, but perfect for my riding needs.
Great tyres and grip. They are the Best tyres on the market
So far so good
Outstanding process, great international delivery, excellent value
Great tyre, noticeably faster rolling and grippier than the scwhalbe lugano it replaced. Only done one 120 miler on it but felt sure footed on damp corner and its not scrubbed in yet. Highly recommended espcially at this price
Have you used these tyres fro a number of years as the get rarely puctures and perform well. Good training tyre.
Cheap price and usual super quick Merlin delivery, brilliant!
Great tyre - grippy and fast. Massive upgrade to my bike!
Coupled with Merlin's fast delivery and great prices, you can't go wrong.
Quality tyres at a class price. Arrived here on the epicenter of cycling (isle of man!) in 2 days.
Quickest, relaible sportive tyre I`ve found
Seems to be a good tyre so far, much more durable than others I've tried.
The benchmark, do not consider anything else, flawless.
Bought these as summer tyres to replace Michelin Krylion Carbon. Seem to roll fast yet retain a good grip. Have put a couple of hundred miles on them. No problems so far.
Great service great products
Fantastic tires. Have used in one triathlon and a time trial. No issues so far.
Top tyre and great price from Merlin. Difficult to get on to my Mavic Elite rims but once on look and feel great.
Great tires; they grip well and wear better than the usual competitor tires.
These tyres are amazing thay respond verry well in all conditions.i have been running these on my bike since thay brought them out, quality tyres contintal are hard to beat.
Plus thay look the part.
SO far so good
roll well, like high pressure and seem durable
are grippy on corners etc
Excellent product and exactly what I was looking for, great service also. Many thanks.
Great tyres, ideal for the supposedly nicer weather we are having. Roll well and saved some weight over my snakeskins.
GP 4000s are always a great choice at a really competitive price
HAVE ALWAYS USED THESE TYRES WINTER AND SUMMER, NOT THE CHEAPEST OF TYRES BUT IF YOU SHOP AROUND YOU MAY GET A GOOD DEAL AS IS PRICE NOW AT MERLIN CYCLES ,SMOOTH ,FAST,LIGHT,AND EXCELLENT PUNCTURE PROTECTION,GREAT TYRES.