Best Summer MTB Tires
Choosing the Best Summer MTB Tires
Well it’s the end of July at we’re seeing triple digits in Southern California. Guess it’s summer. As the trails bake into hard pack or blow out into dust bowl corners or the favorite loose over hard combo it’s time to look at the best summer mtb tires.
Admittedly, some of BikeCo’s blog posts are quite biased on my personal experiences. Like this one.
On my last fast ride I noticed I was all over the place in the corners. I checked tire pressure, it was fine. Looked at tire wear, no problem there. Concentrated to make sure I was leaning in deep enough to engage cornering knobs. Still felt rear tracking issues.
Let’s take a quick step back. Continue reading Best Summer MTB Tires
Maxxis Aggressor Tire Review
Maxxis Aggressor Tire Review: First Ride Impressions Maxxis Aggressor 2.3 EXO Tire.
The Maxxis Aggressor is a tire that’s been really intriguing to me. This is a tire with a fast rolling center section as well as relatively tightly spaced cornering lugs. As I have been testing thicker sidewall options such as Maxxis DoubleDown and Onza EDC the lighter EXO sidewall was an exciting option. I pulled the trigger on the 27.5″ 2.3 EXO. Continue reading Maxxis Aggressor Tire Review
CushCore vs Huck Norris Comparison
12/5/19 Update – Check out a new blog comparing the CushCore PRO vs. XC rim protection.
CushCore vs Huck Norris Comparison – differences in the leading rim insert protection.
Tire inserts have grown in popularity over the past few seasons as riders find themselves in larger terrain at higher speeds. Inserts like the CushCore and Huck Norris are the most popular options providing riders protection as well as different benefits depending on needs. Continue reading CushCore vs Huck Norris Comparison