Schwalbe Durano Plus – vs – Continental Grand Prix 4 Season

Schwalbe Durano Plus – vs – Continental Grand Prix 4 Season Tyre. We compare most popular and durable winter / training tyres from Continental and Schwalbe.

Schwalbe Durano Plus Folding Tyre

Schwalbe Durano Plus

Maximum puncture protection for race machines! The SmartGuard belt is not as deep as the Marathon Plus, nevertheless it offers a unique level of protection for racing tyres. This is the most puncture protected road bike tyre.
SmartGuard is the most effective protection belt available for bicycle tyres. A substantial 5mm thick layer of flexible India rubber offers durable protection from sharp objects such as tac's, thorns, stones etc.
RaceGuard offers you excellent puncture protection, which is thanks to the double layer of nylon fabric within the tyre. RaceGuard is found in Schwalbe's light and sporty tyres.


Type Folding /Clincher
Weight 340g
Sizes 700 x 23, 25, 28c
PSI Rating 85 - 145
Grand Prix 4 Season

Continental Grand Prix 4 season

Toughness and wet weather performance make it ideal for fast Audax and all year round road racing
A double Vectran Breaker belt under the tread raises the puncture and cut protection to the highest level available on the market
With 23mm, 25mm, and 28mm versions, the Grand Prix 4 Season makes it possible to select the right tyre for various road conditions and comfort requirements
The ultimate combination of speed, lightweight and wet weather performance, combined with excellent puncture and sidewall protection
Ultra-fine polyamide casing for supple, all day performance
Black casing with added DuraSkin sidewall reinforcement for protection against cuts and abrasion
Black "Max Grip Silica" compound optimised for wet weather adhesion, low temperatures and extended tread life


Type Folding /Clincher
Weight 240g
Sizes 700 x 23, 25, 28c
PSI Rating 85 - 120