The clincher version of the evolved world’s best performance tire pushes the limits of versatility.
Graphene is a revolutionary material in the form of a very thin, nearly transparent sheet of pure carbon. In its extreme form it is as thin as a single atom (1/100,000,000th of a metre). Vittoria used Directa Plus Graphene called G+, which is 2 to 8 atoms thin.
The Benefits of Graphene
Vittoria and Graphene ITS and No Compromise
With the application of Graphene in Vittoria wheels & tyres, we have truly developed revolutionary products. Therefore, we have created a new product range called the “Intelligent Tyre System” (ITS)
Vittoria tyres are now intelligent. ITS compounds become harder and softer, depending on the needs of the rider. If the tyre is rolling straight, the rubber is at its hardest and offers low rolling resistance. If the rider breaks, accelerates or corners, the compounds soften and offer significantly more grip. Prior to the advanced development of Graphene, there was always the requirement of choosing between optimising, or aiming at, speed, grip, durability and puncture protection. Effectively, the introduction of Graphene allows for natural material barriers of rubber to be removed, which means that there is no longer the need for such compromises between speed, grip, durability and puncture resistance. All these features are now reaching their maximum possibilities.
Vittoria is the world’s leading manufacturer of tyres with cotton Corespun casing. The sublime performance of Vittoria tyres and tubulars is the product of years of experience. R&D, and advance production technology. At its heart is our mastery of fine-cotton Corespun production. Simply put, the finer the Corespun fabric, the more supple the tyre casing. The casing conforms closer to the roads surface, providing a smoother ride, easier rolling, and better grip. The grade of fabric used in a tyre’s casing is expressed in threads-per-inch (TPI): the higher the TPI number, the finer the threads, the denser the weave, and the suppler the tyre. Uniquely, Vittoria makes casings with 320 TPI Corespun yarn – the finest available.
Vittoria cotton casings differ in thread size and additive content, according to intended use:
**Trademark of Du Pont de Nemours
Nylon is a robust and durable artificial fibre traditionally used for strong tyre casings. The artificial fibre can be very light but is not as supple as Corespun. Our Nylon casings set a new standard in their class. Vittoria offers casings in Nylon 180 TPI, 150 TPI, 120 TPI, Nylon 60 TPI and Nylon 26 TPT, each equipping tyres at its respective point on the price-performance scale, and all conferring the Vittoria characteristics of comfort, speed and good handling.
Vittoria’s unique Graphene compound with revolutionary G+*, as provided by technology partner Directa Plus. No compromise is necessary with this compound that is superior in speed (rolling resistance), grip, durability and wear resistance.
4 Compounds (4C)
Exclusively developed by Vittoria to achieve performance products without compromise. Vittoria 4C is a layering process, using 4 separate compounds in the same thread. The 4C process offers unmatched versatility, by allowing for separate base and surface compounds, in both the centre and side areas of the tread. Benefiting from the different properties of each compound, including the G+ Isotech, their distribution is extensively tested to deliver the best products imaginable.
3 Compounds (3C)
Applied by Vittoria to deliver all-round products without compromise. Vittoria 3C is a layering process, using 3 separate compounds in the same tread. The different properties of each compound, including the G+ Isotech, allow for the improved experience in all circumstances.
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Have a 2mm - 3mm cut, the tyre only clocked 500km ride. Been using S-Works Turbo & Continental GP 4K II never have this issue at all. A bit disappointed about quality.
Really great tyres. Easy to mount, roll beautifully and look very schmick. Took a bit of convincing to get me to buy these as I've never ridden on Vittoria's before and I was leaning towards Gatorskins but I'm very glad I did now. I highly recommend these tyres.
Great tyre. Excellent grip and rolls fast. I did order with Tan walls, but got the anthracite instead. Still looks good, but I wonder how much better it would have been if it was what I ordered.
Certainly is a different riding feel with these tires. They feel faster, a softer ride and are great on tricky descents. I will be buying more.
Done 6000km on a 25mm set and can safely say I won't be going back to the GP4000SII. These tyres corner really well and have great grip.
Good tyres. rides well. Less numb problem. Thumbs up !!
Excellent tyre for the weekend road rides i do . I doubt i will use these through the wet horrible winter as they may cut up abit but for most of the year i rate them second to none.
Wonderfully fast smooth tyres. Would recommend them to anyone. They are on the race bike and have only done one ride but they are exactly what I was looking for. Th ey are extraordinary.
Was a Schwalbe One and Continental GP 4000 rider and race crits as well as commute. Not going back to either. This tyre rolls very fast and smooth, easy to fit, rides very supple, good puncture and cut protection after 1000kms. Corners and steers like my bike is a go cart. Sticks to the road in wet and adverse conditions and rough tarmac. Excels on corners, descents and flats. Excellent performance tyre and worth the money. Will buy again without any reluctance. Review is for the 25mm version.