Tires are always a hotly debated topic amongst sportbike riders. Fierce brand loyalty, strong opinions and even occasional misinformation can make it hard for newer riders to get helpful information from the forums. Nobody knows everything about tires but there’s definitely a common base of knowledge you should have when thinking about your bike’s buns. Here are some frequently asked questions I get along with my answers.
You know that chant you hear at college basketball games sometimes, when the visiting team’s star player is having a bad game and the home crowd is chanting in unison, “OVER-RATED…” Unfortunately that’s how I feel about the Michelin Pilot Power 2CTs. Continue reading