Problem has added a brand new 700c x 45c model of the Getaway Tire for Gravel, becoming a member of the present narrower 36c and 40c choices. The tread sample stays unchanged. This one is now obtainable within the UK & US, retailing at £83 / $89.99 USD. Claimed weight is 550g.
The slicker Problem Strada Bianca can also be now obtainable in a 700c x 45c. This 260 TPI handcrafted tire is described as a gravel tire (although maybe not within the UK), however Problem additionally advocate it as an “over-sized highway tire”, citing further consolation and improved shock absorption as its standout promoting factors. It retails at £83 / $89.99 USD and weighs a claimed 550g.
Devoted to the asphalt is the Problem Criterium RS (Racing Sport) highway tire, the Italian model’s predominant competitor to Continental’s Grand Prix 5000, and is available in on the ever so barely extra inexpensive value of £90. Whereas that tire is vulcanized, the Problem providing is handmade with a 350 TPI material backing the tread. This one weighs a claimed 220g in 700c x 27c. It’s a tubeless tire, additionally suitable with hookless rims, able to seat properly on the most recent batch of highway wheels to grace the market.
Rolling resistance information on the Problem Criterium RS has not but been printed on the Bicycle Rolling Resistance web site.