X
Mon-Sat 8am-5pm PT
FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $50More info
JOIN OUR EMAIL LIST
Sign Up
Serving cyclists
since 2002
WISH
0
Vittoria Competition Latex 700c Road Tube Vittoria Competition Latex 700c Road Tube
Click Here for Larger Image

Vittoria Competition Latex 700c Road Tube

Mfg PartNum:
$16.00
In Stock Now
Ships Free!
Earn $1.60 in VIP credit. Click to Learn More.
160
POINTS
This size is not eligible for VIP points
Please Confirm Size
Qty Discount
Save up to 10% more. Click for quantity prices

Shave precious grams on race day with Vittoria Latex Tubes. When weight matters most, latex tubes are the best choice. Available in two sizes: 700c x 19-23mm (19/23-622 ISO; 70g) and 700c x 25-28mm (25/28-622 ISO; 85g). Smooth Presta 48mm valve (with removable valve core) only. Latex tubes do not hold pressure as long as butyl; you will need to pump them up before each ride.

B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

Tube Valve Length: 48 mm

Tube Valve Type: Smooth Presta (Rem. Core) 

Wheel Size: 700C/29" (ISO 622) 

Application: Road Racing 

Valve Stem: 48 mm Presta 

Tube Valve Length: 48 mm

Tube Width: 30-38mm 

700 x 19/24mm - 48mm Smooth Presta

Mfg PartNum: 1TA00001 

Tube Valve Length: 48 mm

Tube Width: 19-23mm 

ISO (ETRTO) Size: 19/23-622 mm

700 x 25/28mm - 48 Smooth Presta

Mfg PartNum: 1TA00002 

Tube Valve Length: 48 mm

Tube Width: 25-28mm 

ISO (ETRTO) Size: 25/28-622 mm

700 x 30/38mm - 48mm Smooth Presta

Mfg PartNum: 1TA00003 

Tube Valve Length: 48 mm

Tube Width: 30-38mm 

Ordered by Most Relevant First
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 stars
(74)
(15)
(5)
(3)
(3)
(74%)
(15%)
(5%)
(3%)
(3%)
Reviewed 9/20/2021
by Millertoga
Cycling Enthusiast
Saratoga Springs, NY
Value Rating
Overall Rating
Good luck with these.

Ah, latex tubes. True geekery. For sure they are lighter. I think they improve road feel but that could be just in my head. Yes, you have to be careful putting them on and yes, you have to inflate them before every ride. Once set up I think they are a little more fragile that a regular tube but worth it. Im not sure the difference between the Silca product made by Vittoria and the Vittoria's. I seem to have a little better luck with the Silcas. But thats not a scientific evaluation. I like latex and these are my favorites. also Bike Tires Direct has also become my go to on line resource. Fast even to the East coast and really great service when necessary.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 7/29/2021
by Vicki0027
Cycling Enthusiast
Boston
Value Rating
Overall Rating
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Pretty in Pink

After a full blown fit of rage after my husband decided to ride my bike on completely flat tires which shredded my tubes, I decided to come here looking for the perfect replacement. These look and feel great, installed beautifully and have already gone 200+ miles without any issues.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 7/24/2021
by Bamicus
Cycling Enthusiast
Nashville
Value Rating
Overall Rating
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
The best latex

I tried Challenge latex, horrible, lasted 2 weeks, failed in the same place around the valve. Didn�t give up on latex, and got the Vittoria. They�re awesome tubes, ride like my old Clement tubulars almost! Just be careful mounting, and taking them off. Great video on Oz Cycle about taking clinchers off without levers. I haven�t tried Michelin, but these are really good.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 8/2/2021
by Anonymous
NYC
Overall Rating
Latex tubes roll great

Latex tubes feel and roll great. I�m a huge fan, yes they're a bit delicate when installing and you need to check the tire pressure before each ride (you should check before each ride anyway)

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 9/4/2021
by Ryan
Overall Rating
Flatted immediately

2 out of 3 tubes flatted immediately, on 2 wheels and tires where I'd been running butyl tubes with no problem. Threw the third away since I felt I couldn't trust it, switched back to butyl.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 7/23/2021
by Cervelo
Cycling Enthusiast
Minnesota
Value Rating
Overall Rating
Nice road feel with these tubes.

I use these latex tubes on both my road bike and my touring bike. Love the feel of these tubes. They seem to accept patches fine too. You will need to pump up your tires before every ride but I do that anyway except on my fat bike.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 7/8/2021
by Peter
Portland
Overall Rating
Great for their lightweight purpose.

As with the Corsa G 2.0 tires, these are great for smooth roads that don�t have a lot of debris. If you�re riding rougher roads, I �d look elsewhere. Honestly I couldn�t feel the difference in rolling weight or smoothness compared to "traditional" tubes. Would also be nice if they made a longer valve stem as these are likely to be going on more aero wheels.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 11/30/2020
by cycle4jesus
Competitive Racer
Clarksville, TN
Value Rating
Overall Rating
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Better ride feel, lower pressures, better flat protection than butyl

My 150-lb self runs these on road bikes, 25c to 28c tires.

For 25c inflate to 70psi for training rides, 80psi for races.

For 28c tires inflate to 55psi (no racing on these).

Better grip. road feel, pinch-flat protection.

I once neglected to check pressure before a race, double-flatted on a pothole, but neither tire went flat immediately like a butyl tube would have. I was able to safely come to a stop even while bombing downhill after the pothole.

Highly recommend this product.

Check tire pressure before each ride though, because latex does leak air.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 5/10/2021
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
PNW
Value Rating
Overall Rating
1 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Light, Supple

I don't find these lose air any faster than a light weight butyl tube. I do find they are less prone to flats and the ride quality is great. They feel like they make tires roll faster, but that could be placebo effect. A bit pricey, hence 4 stars for value.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 10/17/2020
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Atlanta, GA
Value Rating
Overall Rating
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Loving Latex

I stayed away from Latex inner tubes thinking they were too delicate, but this has not proven to be the case. And since I always pump my tires before every ride, I don't mind that they loose pressure overnight. The feel is noticeable, and combined with a 300+ TPI cotton tire, the ride is incredible. Unless I'm riding a lot of crappy chip-seal or bad pavement, I prefer 25c tires over 28c tires. The latex tubes gives the 25c tire about the same feel as a high quality 28c with butyl tubes, but the 25 provides more road feel without the marshmellowy, "are my tires flat" feel.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 3/29/2021
by Anonymous
Colorado
Overall Rating
3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Easy and smooth

First latex tubes. Ride like I'm on a cloud (paired with 33mm supple tires).

Treated them like fine crystal during install, no issues. Did the typical inflate/deflate every 20 psi and thoroughly checked for pinches in the bead each step. Just a quick check and pump before each ride, so far so good!

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 3/26/2021
by leadout
Cycling Enthusiast
Central Calli, hot and cold
Value Rating
Overall Rating
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Tubeless Challenged

OK, yes, it is 2021. Us dinosaurs are hard to change, and with the rolling resistance studies confirming these are the top rated (along with the appropriate tire of course), why go 2021? Tubeless vs. tube? I will take these 10 of 10 times....

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 6/22/2021
by Big B
Cycling Enthusiast
North Texas
Value Rating
Overall Rating
Should of changed to latex tubes sooner.

Less rolling resistance, less weight & better road feel, what's not to love.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 1/21/2021
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR
Value Rating
Overall Rating
Terrible Quality

2 out of 3 of these tubes failed immediately or very early in their expected lifespans. They failed at seams near the valve stem. Never again.

BikeTiresDirect gets 5 stars - they replaced the first tube the blew out. I'm not even going to bother with the second because I no longer trust these.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 12/17/2020
by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR
Value Rating
Overall Rating
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.
Supple and nice!

These tubes are well made and I've found them to be quite durable. Ride quality is nearly as smooth as tubeless. I have them in the larger size for 32mm tires and I run them at 60lbs, so I haven't had to pump them up every day like the 110lb folks. Every few days a couple of pumps and we're good to go.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 4/29/2021
by Anonymous
USA
Overall Rating
Like butter

Love them.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 10/10/2020
by Anonymous
Overall Rating
2 of 4 customers found this review helpful.
Light but fragile

I used it for 100 miles and was happy with the weight reduction. Then moved the tire and tube to a different wheel. The tube had developed some brittle spots where it expanded into spoke-hole divots in the first rim. One of these quickly developed a crack rendering the tube useless. Won't buy again, but if you're the type who never moves tires around the weight drop is nice.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 4/15/2019
by OK
Cycling Enthusiast
Bay Area, CA
Value Rating
Overall Rating
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
Love these latex tubes

I know some don't like latex tubes. For me these have been a god-send. I reduced my flat frequency to basically zero once I got these and the rolling resistance is obviously lower (perceptibly so). Running them in Conti GP 4000 SIIs on both road bikes I ride. I was getting many more flats on the same roads with butyl tubes - so surprisingly latex ends up more comfortable, faster, and cheaper to operate than butyl. Not to mention getting to avoid roadside tube changes. Yes, you got to pump before every ride, but to me that's worth it to not flat.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 10/1/2020
by Anonymous
USA
Overall Rating
Like butter

Since these were on sale, I bought them to satisfy my curiosity. They are wonderful. I was scared I would immediately have flats, but not so far. I air up my tires for every ride anyway, so the criticism that they lose air quickly doesn't matter to me.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
Reviewed 8/15/2020
by onedesign23
Cycling Enthusiast
Tennessee
Value Rating
Overall Rating
To each its own

I am not sure if I can tell the difference in ride quality but I do like the pink color. It is much easier to see if you are pinching your tube when it is pink. I like the fact that it is light but not that much lighter than the Michelin tubes that I was using.

Was this review useful to you? Yes/No
Thank you for your feedback.
See more reviews

Articles will open in new tab.

A guide to bicycle tire sizes, both standard on newer bikes and common on older bikes.
Understanding older bicycle tire sizes.
A useful chart for determining the tire size you need for your bicycle.
Tire Tips   
Tips for proper bicycle tire mounting and tire safety.
A guide to understanding tire width.
A guide to understanding bicycle tire tread patterns and what you should look for.
Understanding bicycle tube valve types, materials, and sizing.

We are committed to delivering outstanding value and service to our customers, every day.
Try us today to see why so many of our customers come back again and again.

*Orders received before 3:00PM Pacific time are shipped the same day (Mon-Sat). Orders over $50
are shipped free (USA only, excluding AK and HI). Some exceptions apply. See Shipping for details. 69

SUBSCRIBE

Want to save on all your Bike Tires Direct purchases? Sign up here for exclusive discount offers.

BikeTiresDirect on Facebook BikeTiresDirect on Instagram BikeTiresDirect on Strava
5741 NE 87th Ave (I-205 exit 23B) Portland, OR 97220 | 800-682-0570 | [email protected]