4-season ELITE XP joins Challenge road range!

Challenge kicks off the ELITE XP

Have you ever wanted the “the best of both worlds” when shopping for a tire - a fast rolling, comfortable ride handmade build, but a more robust construction?

Challenge has been listening… and now introduces a new generation of tire, evolved from the popular Elite clincher just for you: The new ELITE XP available in both 25 & 27mm!

ELITE XP guarantees exactly that durability paired with performance you were looking for.

Excellent cut & puncture-resistant qualities with both our GANZO PPS under the tread and our CORAZZA Armor for improved sidewall protection. Higher mileage, grippy, natural SMARTplus tread compound handles wet or dry while not compromising the quality of handmade comfort and suppleness.

ELITE XP a reliable tire designed to meet your needs during demanding training. Sunday rides & tours or just fast urban commuting. With a proven tread design known for great handling and grip, it provides for a 4-season, year-around tire.

The ELITE XP is released in 25 & 27mm Handmade Clincher (H-CL) in line with ETRTO guidelines and retails for € 44.90 / USD51.99. A quality, sturdy tire at a great price!

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Technical Features (#)

  • Handmade construction provides the ultimate in traction and ride quality
  • CORAZZA ARMOR: Gravel specific casing utilizing double layer 220TPI SuperPoly for durability and stability
  • GANZO PPS: Puncture protection strip utilizing tight weave, multi-component fabric
  • SMARTPlus COMPOUND Gravel specific tread compounds for durability and traction
  • Aramid fiber folding beads for precise fit on performance clincher wheels
  • Chafer Bead Protection Strip Anti-chafing strip along the casing at the bead

Product Details

  • Sizes 700x25, 700x27 (25-622, 27-622)
  • TPI Casing 220TPI
  • Colour black tread & black casing
  • Weight ~270g (25mm) / ~300g (27mm)
  • Retail Price €44.90 / USD51.99
  • Available December 2020