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Continental GP5000 Folding Clincher Road Tyre - 700c

The new era in cycling - the best allrounder in the field, brought to a whole new performance level. Ride faster, more comfortable and with increased puncture protection. Made to make you better. Developing the Grand Prix 5000 nothing has been left to chance.


  • Improved Black Chili Compound
  • 330TPI 3-Ply carcass
  • Active Comfort Technology
  • Vectran Breaker
  • Lazer Grip tread profile
  • Weight approx: 215g (25mm)


Ricardo Great tire so far, very grippy, no punctures or cuts
Mr Lajos Zsolt Very fast tire. Incredible cornering speed. Very good choice. Worth your money.
john Upgraded from gp4000 to these as I'd worn them out. Only used once so far and I cant tell the difference performance and comfort wise. Notable difference though is that they are thinner than previous tyres. 25mm same as before but a lot more room between tyre and forks. Time will tell.
Mr McNish 25c easy to install on Giant PR2 disc story ck wheels. Haven’t noticed much difference in handling or comfort to the 28c Duranos I had on but there is a very noticeable difference in rolling-these are much faster. Done a couple of hundred miles on them now with no punctures so hoping that continues!
Spencer Been a fan of Conti GP4000Sii and read loads on the hype for the GP5000. Of course they are quicker was the reviews.... well they would be, we all go faster on new stuff. Anyway gave them a go as the Merlin pricing with the weekend offer was a no brainer. Well after the hype... they are "all that". They are quick, light and grip like hell. Done 1250 miles with no issues or the dreaded P word. Now for details, they are true to size (Gp4000 were all big) the 28mm are about the same as the GP4000 25mm and the 32mm fit my endurance frame. The tead does look a bit thinner on the wear indicators, but you are buying a race tyre. Mine show no real wear and have not cut up badly either. I'm gonna slam a set on the commuter and hammer them and see what happens, after all grippy tyres for the crap weather is the real test. Update the post when i have put some miles on them. So if you are thinking about it, then get some, even the tests on the internet in labs prove they are a class leader.
Peter Done about 200 km on these tyres, early days but they seem quite fast and easy rolling. Great price.
Kevin T. Quality tires!!! Bought these to mount on my 88mm Carbon HED Track Wheels, they look and feel awesome.
Mr Jackson 25mm OEM Non Boxed Tyres supplied, quick delivery as usual. All in good order - thanks! Tyres ride well, after a couple of rides they seem to have bedded in and become more supple & comfortable, quick and light rolling... They are true to size and have come up at 26.5mm on 19.5mm internal carbon wheels.
Dr Ryan The standard by which all other tires are measured. Just order them, you'll be happy.
CWHATIMEAN Great tires at a great price. Much better than the 4000s!
Mr Bergsteinsson Read the reviews and though it sounded to good to be true but I must say the rolling resistance is noticeably less than my gp 4000 s ! They really improve the ride and coasting goes on and on l love these tires !!l :-)
domingo jr Feels so light ang comfortable, perfect rolling resistance.. added by fast delivery of Merlin Cycle 5 stars
JR True to size, fast and comfortable tire much improved over 4000 and gatorskin, highly recommended
Leonard Great Price. Softer ride and very responsive.
Mr Winkler Phenomenal tires! Roll fast and are super grippy and inspire cornering confidence.
Walter I am impressed with these tires. Easy to mount and feel great. Its a little early to be positive but they seem to be noticeably faster than the 4000 and way faster than Gatorskins I have on similar bikes.