tires

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A Guide to Choosing Winter Tires for Your Motorbike

Truthfully, writing a guide to choosing the right tire for your bike is difficult – do you have a dirt bike that runs knobbly tires at low pressures or a high-performance missile that uses semi-slicks and multi-compounds?

The one common thread that runs between all bikes is choosing right – a motorcycle has a tiny contact patch, the only thing between you being safe or eating tarmac is choosing just how that contact patch behaves or indeed … ‘contacts’ the road – no Ditchfinder™ tire should ever find its way onto your bike if you have any sense.… Read more

How to Choose Motorcycle Tires

How to Choose Motorcycle Tires

The motorcycle tire: round, black, sticky, and lets your motorcycle roll around. Pretty simple, yes? Well…yes and no. For most people, the motorcycle shop manual is the beginning and the end of it – it tells us flat out what size tires our motorcycles require and all we ever really have to do from that point is make sure we buy tires in the correct size.… Read more