Tyre Size


7 replies to this topic
  • dangermouse007

Posted January 17, 2005 - 03:47 AM

#1

Ok Peeps... running 110/100 18 rear tyre..... gonna run a Pirelli Scropion Rear ( its Legal and I have a Scorpion front and I'm very happy with it)

What Tyre sizes are you boys running, and why ????

  • StockJockey

Posted January 17, 2005 - 04:32 AM

#2

Bridgestone TrailWings front and rear. good for the road ( I commute as well as trail ride ) but seem a little unsure in the sand or over gravel.
Reckon I'll give these babies a try next ..

http://www.pirellimo...MT21_RALLYCROSS

Good pattern for trailing but still capable for the road.

  • Indy_WR450

Posted January 17, 2005 - 05:19 AM

#3

120 rear is better for us heavy guys. If you are light stick with the 110. :cry:

  • JVP

Posted January 17, 2005 - 12:14 PM

#4

I have been running the Maxxis IT 110/100-18, but I just bought a 120/100-18. I am going to give it a go next trip. In the past I used the larger size when I was riding my CR500. I thought it was a great tire. :cry:

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  • GixxerBitch

Posted January 17, 2005 - 01:37 PM

#5

I have those Trail wings, I must admit they are good on the road when scrubbed in, but here in the soaking wet, muddy U.K, they are shit off road!

Can anybody recommend a good road legal tyre that also has reasonable grip in the mud?

  • dangermouse007

Posted January 17, 2005 - 05:33 PM

#6

Pirelli Scorpion Pro for me, the front is really Grippy and its Road Legal....just about to get a back so I will let you know when a have it....

  • cabage

Posted January 17, 2005 - 05:36 PM

#7

Michelins comp 4 and 3 seem pretty good at both on and off road

  • dangermouse007

Posted January 18, 2005 - 05:51 AM

#8

120/90 Pirelli Scorpion is what I have go for...

http://www.pirellimo...me=SCORPION_PRO




 
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