The Hutchinson Fusion 5 is not the next great boy band of our decade. The Fusion 5 is Hutchinson's effort to create harmony between 5 main characteristics that every great tire should possess. Grip, efficiency, durability, puncture resistance, and comfort. These qualities were on the checklist for engineers as they developed this line of tires. HDF-5 rubber compound delivers the grip, durability and speed, while the tubeless compatibilities and polyamide reinforced casing provides puncture resistance and comfort.
The Performance Tubeless version of the Fusion 5 is best suited for the rider looking for the right balance between performance and puncture resistance. They are built with HDF-5.2 compound which offers 1.2mm thick rubber and a Kevlar reinforcement for added puncture resistance and great efficiency.
Lightweight polyamide puncture protection
Tubeless Compatible For comfort, grip and puncture resistance.
I've only put about 100 miles on these so I can't comment on wear or longevity. Running them tubeless. Mounting and seating was a breeze. So far I've noticed that they run fairly fast, not the fastest but they aren't Hutchinson's Fusion 5 Galactik version and are supposed to offer a bit more puncture resistance. Puncture resistance seems to be good too, I've taken them through some pretty rough downtown city streets and they've held up fine so far through glass, rocks, potholes, etc. The grip on these tires is exceptional, it actually makes the bike handle noticably different and took some getting used to. I can't say how the grip is while wet since I haven't ridden them in the rain yet. Overall I'd say a great tire so far, I can't say for certain if I'd recommend them over the schwalbe pro one for tubeless although right now it's looking like I might stick with the Hutchinsons. Couldn't go wrong with either choice though
Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
Do not include HTML, links, references to other stores, pricing or contact info.
My question is about:
If your question is about more than one item, click + to add them.
No questions have been asked about this item. Be the first!
Questions For Similar Products
Jenson USA ships worldwide, including APO/FPO addresses. For a quote, simply add the items you are interested in to your shopping cart and look for the "Shipping Options" box. You don't have to login or create an account to see shipping charges.
Some manufacturers restrict where we can ship their products. If this item has shipping restrictions, they are listed below. If you'd like to buy an item that we cannot ship to your preferred address, we can accept your foreign credit card and ship to a USA address for you.
Get free 1-day California shipping with your $50 purchase today, on most orders. Please note this offer is only available to physical shipping addresses in California(no PO Boxes), and oversize charges still apply on some heavy/large items
Pirelli Pzero Velo TT 700C Tirethe fastest, highest
performing tire in the PZero linePirelli, a name synonymous with premium, high-end style is an Italian Icon in the automotive industry with roots deeply embedded in racing culture, although it’s no stranger ...
Schwalbe G-One Speed 700C Tire Speed and Comfort
United in One Sweet Tire Fresh tarmac only makes up a small percentage of any epic ride. Often you will encounter vast miles of rough roads, debris, cobbles, and dirt. The Schwalbe ...
Schwalbe X-One allround 700c Tire An innovative tread
design and multi compound performance make the Schwalbe X-One one of the fastest cross tires ever. The multiple compound utilizes a harder rubber along the center knobs for long wear and excellent ...