Tire Selection Help/Info


3 replies to this topic
  • chrisboyd

Posted July 21, 2006 - 10:05 AM

#1

Search is down, and I posted this question in a different thread but it wasn't the best place for it:

What are the best tires for my XR650L if I'm going to be doing 90% street and highway riding?

-thanks

  • kelleyseiler

Posted July 21, 2006 - 10:12 AM

#2

I ride pretty much 99% road. I just put on a pair of

Kings
KT-967 Dual Sport Tire

$38.99 - $55.99
MSRP $41.99 - $60.99

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Aggressive tread design offers optimum on-road grip and off-road tractability
Rigid carcass design offers better overall handling and stability
Sizes to fit most large C.C. Dual Sport bikes
4-ply
DOT approved
Tires and oversized items are shipped via ground service only and are assessed a separate per tire shipping charge.

I would like to get a pair of michelin siracs or pirelli scorpions next

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  • rcnutt

Posted July 21, 2006 - 04:21 PM

#3

http://www.americanm...en-us/d191.html

The IRC GP110 is a great tire for what your looking for, and the're not too bad in the dirt.

  • Ferdinand

Posted July 21, 2006 - 07:01 PM

#4

Avon gripsters or distanzias are a good choice, wear well, and good in the rain :thumbsup:





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